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
  • 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. 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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