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    Birth

    What you should expect..

    Congratulations! This is an exciting time. The next few months and years, our providers will follow the recommended vaccination schedule from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • HepB (Hepatitis B)- to learn more about Hepatitis B click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Hearing
    • Newborn Screen

     

    Notes:

    none

    3-5 Day Visit

    What you should expect at your 3-5 day visit...

    At this visit, there will be no vaccines administered. We will check on the well being of you and your child as well as run vitals.

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    none

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    none

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Check hearing results
    • Start vitamin D if not breastfeeding

    1-Month-Old Visit

    What you should expect at your 1-month-visit...

    At this visit, you will be asked to complete a maternal depression screen and tuberculosis risk assessment, your doctor will discuss your child’s growth and development and complete a full physical exam.  Your doctor will order tests and vaccines as indicated.

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • HepB (Hepatitis B)- to learn more about Hepatitis B click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Maternal depression screen (for mother)
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head Circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Check newborn screen

    2, 4, & 6- Month-Old Visit

    What you should expect at your 2, 4, and 6-month visits...

    At these visits, you will be asked to complete a maternal depression screen, developmental screen, lead screen and/or tuberculosis risk assessment, your doctor will discuss your child’s growth and development and complete a full physical exam.  Your doctor will order tests and vaccines as indicated.

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Dtap (Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis)- to learn more about Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis click here
    • HiB (Haemophilus influenza type B)- to learn more about Haemophilus influenza type B click here
    • IPV (Polio)- to learn more about Polio click here
    • PCV (Pneumococcal conjugate)- to learn more about Pneumococcal conjugate click here
    • RV (Rotavirus)- to learn more about Rotavirus click here
    • Flu (Influenza) * 6-month visit- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Maternal depression screen (for mother)
    • Developmental screen
    • Lead Screen
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment 

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Consider starting fluoride 

    9-Month-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 9-month visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • HepB (Hepatitis B)- to learn more about Hepatitis B click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Developmental screen
    • Lead screen

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Consider fluoride

    12-Month-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 12-month visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • MMR (Measles, mumps, and rubella)- to learn more about Measles, mumps, and rubella click here
    • HepA (Hepatitis A)- to learn more about Hepatitis A click here
    • VZV (Chicken Pox)- to learn more about Chicken Pox click here 
    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Developmental screen
    • Hemoglobin
    • Lead test
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Consider dentist

    15-Month-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 15-month visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Dtap (Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis)- to learn more about Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis click here
    • HiB (Haemophilus influenza type B)- to learn more about Haemophilus influenza type B click here
    • PCV (Pneumococcal conjugate)- to learn more about Pneumococcal conjugate click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • none

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Consider fluoride

    18-Month-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 18-month visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • HepA (Hepatitis A)- to learn more about Hepatitis A click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Developmental screen
    • Autism screen

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • none

    24-Month-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 24-month visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Autism Screen
    • Lead Test
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Consider fluoride

    30-Month-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 30-month visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    none

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Developmental screen

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Head circumference

     

    Notes:

    • Consider Fluoride

    3-Year-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 3-year visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Developmental screen
    • Lead screen
    • Vision
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Blood pressure
    • Pulse

     

    Notes:

    • Consider fluoride

    4-Year-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 4-year visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Dtap (Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis)- to learn more about Diphtheria, tetanus, & acellular pertussis click here
    • IPV (Polio)- to learn more about Polio click here
    • MMR (Measles, mumps, and rubella)- to learn more about Measles, mumps, and rubella click here
    • VZV (Chicken Pox)- to learn more about Chicken Pox click here 
    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Developmental screen
    • Lead screen
    • Vision
    • Hearing
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Blood pressure
    • Pulse

     

    Notes:

    • Consider fluoride

    5-10-Year-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 5-10-year visits...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Lead screen
    • Vision
    • Hearing
    • Hemoglobin
    • Cholesterol
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Blood pressure
    • Pulse

     

    Notes:

    • none

    11-Year-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 11-year visit...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis)- to learn more about Tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis click here
    • HPV9 (Human papilloma-virus)- to learn more about Human papilloma-virus click here
    • MCV4 (Meningitis)- to learn more about Meningitis click here
    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Blood pressure
    • Pulse

     

    Notes:

    • none

    12-21-Year-Old Visit

    What to expect at your 12-21-year visits...

     

    Vaccines your child will likely receive:

    • MCV4 (Meningitis)**At the 16 year-old visit- to learn more about Meningitis click here
    • MenB (Meningitis B)**As indicated at the 18-year-old visit- to learn more about Meningitis B click here
    • Flu (Influenza) **YEARLY- to learn more about Influenza click here

     

    Tests & Screens your child will likely receive:

    • Depression screen
    • Vision
    • Hearing
    • Cholesterol
    • Sexually transmitted infection risk assessment and testing as indicated
    • Offer HIV test
    • Tuberculosis risk assessment

     

    Vitals:

    • Height
    • Weight
    • Blood pressure
    • Pulse

     

    Notes:

    none