Updated: March 2, 2004
Indiana State Department of Health -Communicable Diseases
2 North Meridian Street
Phone: (317) 233-7704
Fax: (317) 233-7805
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.
|Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (DTaP)||Day Care, Head Start, K-12||Day Care, Head Start- 2-6 years of age: 4 doses. 6-23 months: 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).
K-1- 4 doses; Grades 2-12: 3 doses
College, University- Td- State residential campuses
|Hepatitis A||None/No Requirements||None/No Requirements|
|Hepatitis B||Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade||K-2- 3 doses|
|Hib||Day Care, Head Start||Day Care, Head Start- 1 dose given on or after 15 months.|
|Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)||Day Care, Head Start, K-12||Day Care, Head Start, K-12- 1 dose after 1st birthday
K,1,6- 2nd dose measles is required prior to entry to Grade 6; al new enterers for K or Grade 1
College, University- State residentail campuses (MMR and 2nd dose measles)
|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- 6 months to 23 months: 2 doses. 24 months to 6 years: 3 doses.
K-12 - 4 doses unless 3rd dose after 4th birthday, then 3 doses.
|Varicella||Day Care, Head Start||1 dose requried beginning 1/1/03|