Dr. femalevFC program - information for Providers

VFC Program Provider Resources

VFC Forms
VFC Listserv
Frequently Asked Questions
Eligibility Scenarios
Storage & Handling
Vaccine Shortages/Notices

Benefits to Providers

  • Free vaccine
  • No cost to participate
  • Free immunization assessment
  • Regional representative
  • Reduce client out-of-pocket expense
  • Ensure timely vaccinations
  • Medicaid reimbursement for administration costs
  • Free training for staff members
  • Keep patients in medical home for comprehensive health care

What Children are Eligible

  • All children birth through 18 years of age who are:
  • Enrolled in Medicaid Program
  • Enrolled in Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • Without health insurance
  • Under-insured* (insurance doesn't cover immunizations)

    *Under-insured children may receive VFC-supplied vaccines only at Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) or Medicare Certified Rural Health Centers (RHC).

    VFC providers (local health departments and private providers) can vaccinate under-insured patients with their own privately-purchased vaccine and follow their clinic policies for collection of payment.

Available Vaccines

  • Diphtheria
  • Mumps
  • Haemophilus Influenza type B
  • Pertussis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Pneumococcal Conjugate
  • Hepatitis B
  • Polio
  • Herpes Zoster
  • Rotavirus
  • Human Papillomavirus
  • Rubella
  • Influenza
  • Tetanus
  • Measles
  • Meningococcal Conjugate
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)

Provider Enrollment

1. Complete the Provider Profile and Enrollment Form and mail the original to the Utah VFC Program.

2. Complete Storage and Handling Training.

3. Once enrollment is complete, a Utah VFC Program representative will schedule a training session for you and
your office staff. The training will include all aspects of the Utah VFC Program.

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