North Dakota Immunization Recall

2015 Reminder/Recall Schedule

If you no longer wish to receive future recall notices for your child or if you received a recall notice in error, please fill out the Recall Exclusion Form

Infant Immunization Recall

In December 2014, the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) sent state-wide notices to parents of infants 19-35 months of age informing them of which vaccines routinely recommended immunizations their child had not yet received. The immunization program utilized the North Dakota Immunization Information System (NDIIS) to send information to parents of infants who still need diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis (DTaP), polio (IPV), hepatitis B, pneumococcal, hepatitis A, haemophilus influenzae type B, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) and varicella (chickenpox) vaccine. Parents will receive a letter detailing which vaccines their child still needs to be considered up-to-date and encouraged parents to also vaccinate their child against seasonal influenza..

Letter

School Required Immunization Recall

In April 2015, the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) sent state-wide notices to parents of children entering kindergarten and 7th grade for the 2015 - 2016 school year, informing them of which vaccines their child needs in order to attend school in North Dakota. The immunization program utilized the North Dakota Immunization Information System (NDIIS) to send information to parents of kindergartners who will needed diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis (DTaP), polio (IPV), hepatitis B, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) and varicella (chickenpox) vaccine and to parents of 7th graders who will need polio (IPV), hepatitis B, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), varicella (chickenpox), tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (TDAP), and meningococcal (MCV4) vaccine. Parents received a letter detailing which vaccines their child needed to be considered up-to-date for school entry.

Letters

Adolescent Immunization Recall

In April 2013, the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) started conducting statewide recall of adolescents ages 12-17 years who are behind on their immunizations based on the North Dakota Immunization Information System (NDIIS). The immunization program is utilizing information from the NDIIS to recall 12-15 year old adolescents who are 30 or more days overdue for their 1st or 2nd dose of varicella (chickenpox), their 2nd or 3rd dose of human papillomavirus (HPV), their 1st dose of meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) and their 1st dose of tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine. Recall of 16-17 year old adolescents is for those who are 30 or more days overdue for their 2nd dose of varicella (chickenpox), their 2nd or 3rd dose of human papillomavirus (HPV), their 2nd dose of meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) and their 1st dose of tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine.

Postcard Letter Adolescent Recall Project Memos

Adolescent Immunization Recall(February 13, 2013)

HPV Immunization Recall

In June 2015, the North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) started conducting statewide recall of adolescents ages 11-17 years who have not yet received a dose of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine according to the North Dakota Immunization Information System (NDIIS). Postcard were initially sent to parents of all adoelscents 11-17 years reminding them that their pre-teen/teen should receive HPV vaccine as part of the routine adolescent immunization recommendations. After the initial round of notices, the NDDoH will send quarterly postcards to the parents of adolescents who have turned 11 during that quarter.

Postcard