Eurosurveillance

ECDC

Poland

Comments:

(1) First 24 hours after birth.

(2) Recommended at the age of 6 to 8 weeks.

(3) Recommended 6-8 weeks after the last vaccine dose.

(4) Only for girls who did not receive vaccine previously.

(5) Only for children who did not receive vaccine previously.

(6) Recommended at the age of 19 or the last year at school.

 

The national vaccination calender

[21.08.09]

 Age                     

 Vaccine

 At birth Vaccine aggainst hepatitis B (HepB) (1), vaccine against tuberculosis (BCG) (1)
 2 months (2) Diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (DTwP), Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine (Hib), HepB
 3-4 months (3) DTwP, inactivated polio vaccine (IPV), Hib
 5-6 months (3) DTwP, IPV, Hib
 6-7 months HepB
 13-14 months Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)
 16-18 months DTwP, IPV, Hib
 6 years DTaP, live oral polio vaccine (OPV)
 10 years MMR
 11 years MMR (4)
 14 years HepB (5), diphtheria, tetanus (dT)
 19 years dT (6)

Source: EUVACnet, 2011