imm_new_vaccines

Last modified at 20/07/2016 14:49 by hfwnhm

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NEWER VACCINES​

• JE VACCINE: 

JE Vaccine: at 9-12 months - Introduced from April 2013 in selected 8 districts. And now in 10 districts 1.Raichur, 2.Koppal, 3.Bellary, 4.Dharwad, 5.Bijapur, 6.Chikkaballapura, 7.Kolar, 8.Mandya, 9.Chithradurga & 10.Davangere J.E – 1st dose 9-12 month started from April 2014 in new two districts Chithradurga & Davanagere districts.

In these 10 districts if child receives J.E. Vaccine also along with Measles, is considered as FULLY IMMUNIZED CHILD.


• INTRODUCTION OF INACTIVATED POLIO VACCINE(IPV): 

Vaccine will be introduced as per Government of India Guidelines in April 2016.

• ROTA VIRUS: 

As per GoI Guidelines it will be introduced in 2016.


INJECTION SAFETY​

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All injectable vaccines are administered using sterile Auto Disabled Syringes that can be used only for a single use. The syringes get locked after the first use. 

The sharps are separated using a hub cutter and temporarily stored in a puncture proof container. All Immunization waste is safely disposed as per the CPCB guidelines.