vaccines that protect against Diphtheria, Hepatitis A & B,
Tetanus, Pertussis, Polio, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Meningitis,
Tuberculosis (TB) and Pneumococcal Disease.
Vaccines protect a child now and in the future by preventing diseases that are
life threatening. Vaccines are required by Oregon law for all children entering
school. For children under 5 years of age, shots against Haemophilus influenzae
type b (Hib) are also recommended.
Learn more about the Hepatitis
B vaccine for infants
Oregon immunization law requirements for schools and children’s facilities are
explained in detail at Oregon
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends the following immunization
schedule for infants, children & adolescents.