The Vaccines for Children Program (VFC) supplies federally purchased free vaccines for immunizing eligible children in public and private practices - at no cost to participating private health care providers. Approximately 60 percent of U.S. children may be expected to benefit from the VFC Program.
Patients through age 18 are eligible if they are:
- enrolled in Medicaid or The Oregon Health Plan;
- uninsured; or
- American Indian/Alaskan Native.
Local Health Departments
These materials will assist Local Health Departments to fulfill their public health obligations for immunizations.
As of January 1, 2011, pharmacists can give immunization to patients aged 11 and over.
Immunization provider resources including popular links and documents for all providers who give immunizations.
Training information for clinical staff is available online.