Immunization Information

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Immunization of School Pupils Act

Ontario's publicly funded schedule

Vaccines required for school

Summary of Vaccines to be Administered to Ensure Compliance with the Immunization of School Pupils Act

  • Ages: 2, 4, 6, and 18 months
    Designated Diseases: Tetanus, Diphtheria; Polio; Pertussis 
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Pediacel or Pentacel

  • Age: 12 Months
    Designated Diseases: Measles, Mumps, and Rubella
    Vaccine to be Administered:    MMR II or Priorix

  • Age: 12 Months
    Designated Disease: Meningococcal Disease
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Menjugate, Meningitec, Neis VacC

  • Age 15 Months
    Designated Disease: Varicella
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Varivax III or Varilrix

  • Ages 4 to 6 years
    Designated Diseases: Tetanus, Diphtheria; Polio; Pertussis
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Adacel-IPV or Boostrix-IPV

  • Ages 4 to 6 years
    Designated Diseases: Measles, Mumps, Rubella & Varicella
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Priorix-Tetra or ProQuad

  • Grade 7
    Designated Disease: Meningococcal Disease
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Menactra

  • Adolescent Booster (10 years after 4-6 year booster)
    Designated Diseases: Tetanus, Diphtheria; Pertussis 
    Vaccine to be Administered:    Adacel or Boostrix

For information related to catch up schedules and appropriate vaccines, contact the Health Unit.

Vaccine storage and handling

Vaccine Storage and Handling Guidelines

Vaccine Cold Chain Incident Exposure/Wastage Report

Blank Vaccine Order Form

Temperature Log Books /  Registre des températures

Protect Your Vaccine Poster / Protégez les vaccins pour mieux protéger les patients

How to Monitor Your Fridge Instructions /  Comment surveiller la température du réfrigérateur

Adverse events following immunization

Adverse Event Following Immunization Overview

Adverse Event Following Immunization Reporting

Annual Report Vaccine Safety Ontario 2013

Annual Report Vaccine Safety Ontario 2012

Anaphylaxis Reporting Form

Guidance for completion of intussusception Investigation Form

User Guide to Completion and Submission of AEFI Reports

Other resources 

Working with Vaccine hesitant parents or caregivers

NACI Statement on MenB

Educational Resources on Vaccines

Immunization Competencies for Health Care Professionals

Influenza Vaccine Order Form

Physician referral for medically necessary TST form

North Bay

345 Oak Street West

Parry Sound

70 Joseph Street Unit #302

Burk's Falls

17 Copeland Street (by appointment only)