Infant Immunizations What You Need To Know

Infant Immunizations: What You Need to Know


Keeping your child safe and healthy is one of your top priorities, and vaccines are an effective method of achieving that.

Immunizations Throughout the First Year

  • Hepatitis B Vaccine

    • Dose One: As soon as possible after birth

    • Dose Two: Between 1 to 2 months old

    • Dose Three: Between 6 to 18 months old

  • Rotavirus Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 2 months old

    • Dose Two: At 4 months old

    • Dose Three: At 6 months old

  • DTaP Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 2 months old

    • Dose Two: At 4 months old

    • Dose Three: At 6 months old

  • Haemophilus Influenzae Type b (Hib) Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 2 months old

    • Dose Two: At 4 months old

    • Dose Three: At 6 months old

  • Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 2 months old

    • Dose Two: At 4 months old

    • Dose Three: At 6 months old

  • Polio Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 2 months old

    • Dose Two: At 4 months old

    • Dose Three: Between 6 to 18 months old (one final immunization is necessary between ages 4 and 6)

  • Influenza (Flu) Vaccine

    • Annual Dose: Beginning at 6 months old

Immunizations Throughout the Second Year

  • DTaP Vaccine

    • Dose Four: Between 15 to 18 months old (One final immunization is necessary between ages 4 and 6)

  • Haemophilus Influenzae Type b (Hib) Vaccine

    • Dose Four: Between 12 to 15 months old

  • Pneumococcal Conjugate (PCV13) Vaccine

    • Dose Four: Between 12 to 15 months old

  • Influenza (Flu) Vaccine

    • Annual Dose: Before the start of flu season

  • Hepatitis A Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 12 months old

  • MMRV (Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella) Vaccine

    • Dose One: At 12 months old (One final immunization is necessary between ages 4 and 6)

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