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Vaccines for Children Program (VFC)
For State Immunization Projects
PROGRAM DATA
VFC is vaccines for children

Childhood Vaccine Supply Policy-2005

Source: 2006 VFC Management Survey

(1) Universal (2) Universal Select (3) VFC & Underinsured (4) VFC & Underinsured Select (5) VFC only (6) Other

Alaska
American Samoa
Idaho
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
New Mexico
Northern Marianas Islands
Rhode Island
Vermont
Washington


Connecticut
Hawaii
Nevada
North Carolina
North Dakota
South Dakota


District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Maryland
Minnesota
New Jersey
New York City
New York State
Puerto Rico
San Antonio
South Carolina
Utah
Wyoming

Chicago
Guam
Houston
Illinois
Kansas
Michigan
Texas
West Virginia
Alabama
California
Colorado
Delaware
Indiana
Iowa
Louisiana
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Tennessee
Virginia
Virgin Islands
Wisconsin
Arkansas
Arizona
Kentucky
11 6 13 8 20 3


Note:
The Marshall Islands, Micronesia, and Palau are non-Medicaid participants, thus do not participate in VFC.

Definitions:

  1. Universal: Immunization program supplies all vaccines to all providers.
  2. Universal-Select: Immunization program supplies all vaccines to all providers with the exception of one or more vaccines, e.g., pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
  3. VFC & Underinsured: Immunization program supplies all vaccines for VFC-eligible and underinsured children to all VFC-enrolled providers.
  4. VFC & Underinsured-Select: Immunization program supplies most vaccines for VFC-eligible and underinsured children to all VFC-enrolled providers, e.g., pneumococcal conjugate vaccine supplied only to VFC-eligible children.
  5. VFC-Only: Immunization program supplies VFC vaccine to all VFC enrolled providers. However, public health clinics may provide all vaccines to all children who present for vaccination.
  6. Other: A combination of policies not described above in definitions numbered 1-5.

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This page last modified on September 19, 2006
Content on this page last reviewed on September 19, 2006