VFC Childhood Vaccine Supply Policy 2008

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Source: 2008 VFC Management Survey

Vaccine Supply Policy CY 2008
  (1) VFC Only (2) VFC & Underinsured (3) VFC & Underinsured Select (4) Universal (5) Universal Select (6)  Other
States Alabama
California
Colorado
Delaware
Florida
Iowa
Louisiana
Mississippi
Missouri
Nebraska
North Dakota
Ohio
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Tennessee
Virgin Islands
Virginia
West Virginia
Arizona
District of Columbia
Georgia
Houston
Kentucky
Maryland
Michigan
Minnesota
New Jersey
New York State
Oklahoma
Puerto Rico
San Antonio
Texas
Utah
Chicago
Guam
Illinois
Indiana
New York City
South Carolina
Alaska
American Samoa
N. Marianas Islands
New Hampshire
New Mexico
Rhode Island
Vermont
Washington
Wyoming
Connecticut
Hawaii
Idaho
Maine
Massachusetts
Nevada
North Carolina
South Dakota
Wisconsin
Arkansas
Kansas
Montana
Oregon
Total # 18 15 6 9 9 4

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

Definitions:

  1. VFC-Only: (Private providers) Through the use of VFC funds, the immunization project supplies all routinely recommended pediatric vaccines to private VFC enrolled providers to vaccinate VFC eligible children only. (Select this option if only VFC funded vaccine is supplied to private providers. Private providers do not receive 317 or state funded vaccine for underinsured children. However, the underinsured may be served via VFC, 317, and/or state/local funds in public clinics.)
  2. VFC & Underinsured: Through a combination of VFC, 317 and state funds (if applicable), the immunization project supplies ALL routinely recommended pediatric vaccines to all public and private VFC enrolled providers to vaccinate ONLY VFC and under-insured children. (Select this option ONLY if your policy applies to both public and private providers.)
  3. VFC & Underinsured-Select: Through a combination of VFC, 317 and state funds (if applicable), the immunization project supplies ALL but a few, routinely recommended pediatric vaccines to ALL public and private VFC enrolled providers to vaccinate ONLY VFC and under-insured children. (Select this option if the project limits the supply of certain vaccines such as PCV7 or MCV4 to VFC eligible children ONLY in BOTH public and private settings.) Please list vaccines not supplied in the text box below.
  4. Universal: Through a combination of VFC, 317 and state funding, the immunization project supplies ALL routinely recommended pediatric vaccines to all public and private VFC enrolled providers to vaccinate all children in the project area. (Select this option ONLY if this policy applies to both public and private providers)..
  5. Universal-Select: Through a combination of VFC, 317 and state funding, the immunization project supplies all, but a few, routinely recommended pediatric vaccines to ALL public and private VFC enrolled providers to vaccinate all children in the project area.(Select this option ONLY if your policy applies to both public and private providers). Please list vaccines not supplied in the text box below..
  6. Other: Further Explanation of Policy not described in any of the options posted above.
Page last reviewed: June 9, 2009 (archived document)