DPH: Immunization Information for Health Professionals

Immunization Information for Health Professionals


{color photograph of doctors and nurses} Use this page to find information and other website links for patient education, vaccine safety, clincial resources, school assessment records, heatlh professional education, news and events.

For information on enrollment, policy and forms for the health professional regarding the Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP For Providers) click on the link below:
Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP): Information for Providers

What's New

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM)

Each week of NIAM focuses on vaccine messages for a different audience.

Visit the National Public Health Information Coalition (NPHIC) page on NIAM for a list of themes and audience-specific resources to use during the month of August and beyond. The NIAM communication toolkits available on NPHIC’s site will help you prepare for the month ahead.

Patient Education

Vaccine Safety


  • The Department of Public Health (DPH), in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), sponsors teleconferences addressing current issues of interest to Connecticut Health Care Providers. To participate, all you need is a phone. Click here for AAP website for listings and registration.
  • Listing of DPH archived Teleconferences 

Communication Updates, Notices and Newsletters
School Assessment Records

Clinical Resources

·      Vaccine Administration Statements  

o   Vaccine Information Statements-other than English Language click<language index> tab 

·       Vaccine Administration Protocols

·       Vaccine Adverse Events Reporting System (VAERS)

·    CDC Storage and Handling Recommendations and Guidelines

·    Vaccine Preventable Disease Surveillance/Testing/Reporting


Resources For Health Professionals

Projects and Events



For more information or to contact the Immunization Program, please call:
860-509-7929, during normal business hours, Monday-Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm


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