IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2011-2012 SCHOOL YEAR-UPDATE
This communication is to clarify immunization requirements and recommendations for the 2011-2012 school year based on the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations.
K.A.R. 28-1-20 defines immunizations required for any individual who attends school or a preschool or childcare program operated by a school.
The complete ACIP recommendations can be found at: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/ACIP-lIst.htm
Efforts by schools have been central to the success of public health efforts in eliminating vaccine preventable diseases. Thank you for this success.
CURTIS STATE OFFICE BUILDING, 1000 SW JACKSON ST. STE. 210, TOPEKA, KS 66612-1274
Voice: 785-296-5591 Fax: 785-296-6510
Kansas Department of Health and Environment: www.kdheks.gov
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