Immunisation Table

Age

Diseases protected against (short name)    (number of injections)

 
Two months  old
  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio,and Haemophilus influenzae type b (DTaP/IPV/Hib)    (one injection)
  • Pneumococcal (PCV)     (one injection)
  • Rotavirus
  • Meningococcal disease (MenB) (one injection)
 
Three months old
  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (DTaP/IPVHib)    (one injection)
  • Meningitis C (MenC)   (one injection)
  • Rotavirus
 
Four months old
  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (DTaP/IPV/Hib)    (one injection)
  • Meningitis B (MenB)   (one injection)
  • Pneumococcal (PCV)  (one injection)
 
Twelve - Thirteen months old
  • Hib/Men C                                    (one injection)
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)    (one injection)
  • Pneumococcal disease (PCV)          (one injection)
  • Meningitis B (Men B)                     (one injection)
 
Two, Three & four years old and children in school years 1 & 2
  • Influenza (intranasal administration)
 
3 years 4 months old or soon after
  • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio (DTaP/IPV or dTaP/IPV)    (one injection)
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)                                          (one injection)
 
Girls aged 12 to 13 years
  • HPV  (one injection)
 
Around 14 years old
  • Tetanus, diphtheria and polio (Td/IPV)   (one injection)
  • Meningitis C (MenC) and Meningococcal Group W (MenW) ***

*** Please note that there is a shortage of the Men ACWY vaccine and a rolling program of vaccination is in place as follows:
We can vaccinate first all teenagers aged 17-18 years of age ( born between 1/9/1996 - 31/8/1997) they are all eligible regardless of their plans to attend university and definately before university, if they were attending. As stock is limited the rolling schedule is as follows for everyone else:. 

October 2015 : School year 9 or 10 – age 13-15 ( this will be the routine schedule) 
January 2016 : Current year 10 – will be year 11 at time of vaccine ( catch up) 
April 2016 : Current year 12 – will be year 13 at time of vaccine
April 2017: Current Year 11- Will be year 13 at time of vaccine
 

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