Kansas Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention

Program (PHBPP)


TO PROTECT NEWBORNS FROM HEPATITIS B INFECTION

 
Newborn's footprints WHAT WE DO

The Kansas Perinatal
Hepatitis B Prevention
Program (PHBPP) has
sought to protect infants
from hepatitis B infection
since 1990. This is a
coordinated effort with
prenatal providers, hospitals
and local health departments
to help a new mom safeguard
her newborn.

PHBPP in Kansas Data

 

Newborn's footprints KEY STEPS TO PROTECTING BABY

Within 12 Hours of Birth

  • 1st dose of hepatitis B vaccine
  • HBIG

By 6 Months Old

  • Complete hepatitis B vaccine series

At 9 Months Old

  • Post-Vaccine Serological



 

For additional information contact:

Epidemiology Hotline: 877-427-7317
Coordinator: Kelly Gillespie 785-296-5588

 
Newborn's footprints RESOURCES