Vacunas

North Dakota

Updated: Marzo 2, 2004

Contact Information

North Dakota Department of Health
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismark, 58505
Phone: (701) 328-2378
Fax: (701) 328-2499
Website

Vaccine Requirements for the State of North Dakota

Vaccine requirements may be relaxed or eliminated in some regions and/or states due to shortages in the manufacture of some vaccines. Please contact your healthcare provider, or your local public health department for more information.

Vaccine Age/Grade Comments
Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (DTaP) Day Care, Head Start, K-12 Day Care, Head Start- Age appropriate (means that the number of doses of a vaccine a child should have received is dependent upon the child’s age, and this defined by CDC at www.cdc.gov/nip)

K-12- 4 or more doses, 1 dose must be given after 4th birthday, if the 4th dose was given after the 4th birthday then the child is up to date, if the 4th was given prior to that date the child must receive another. 3 doses Td are required for 7 years of age or older. There is no booster requirement.

Hepatitis A None/No Requirements None/No Requirements
Hepatitis B Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade K-2 - 3 doses, age appropriate (means that the number of doses of a vaccine a child should have received is dependent upon the child’s age, and this defined by CDC at www.cdc.gov/nip). No requirement for day care or head start.
Hib Day Care, Head Start Day Care, Head Start - Age appropriate (means that the number of doses of a vaccine a child should have received is dependent upon the child’s age, and this defined by CDC at www.cdc.gov/nip)
Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) Day Care, Head Start, K-12, College/University Day Care, Head Start, K-12 - DC and HS requre 1 dose after the 1st birthday. Grades K-10 require 2 doses. Grades 11-12: 1 dose.

College, University- MMR, 2nd dose measles is required for all enrollees born after 1/1/57

K-7 2nd dose measles is required prior to entry

Meningococcal None/No Requirements None/No Requirements
Pneumococcal None/No Requirements None/No Requirements
Polio Day Care, Head Start, K-12 Day Care, Head Start- Age appropriate (means that the number of doses of a vaccine a child should have received is dependent upon the child’s age, and this defined by CDC at www.cdc.gov/nip).

K-12- 4 doses unless 3rd dose after 4th birthday, then 3 doses

Varicella Day Care, Kindergarten Mandatory for daycare and school entry.
Effective for the 2004/2005 school year, varicella vaccine will be required for kindergarten students and each subsequent year, the next grade will be required.

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