Immigration Vaccines

USCIS Immunization Table

Prepared by your
Miami Immigration Doctor

Includes updated USCIS Vaccination Requirements To Adjust Status To Legal Permanent Resident
Washington - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced  a revised list of vaccines required for applicants seeking to adjust status to become legal permanent residents. The vaccinations listed below are now required, when age appropriate, in addition to those listed in the original table below.
- Rotavirus 
- Hepatitis A 
- Meningococcal 
- Human papillomavirus 
- Zoster 
The requirements for these new vaccines went into effect on July 1, 2008. The the new vaccinations, if appropriate, must be administered in order for the Miami Immigration doctor to approve the applicant for adjustment of status.
The June 5, 2008 edition of Form I-693 must be used for any medical examination completed on or after August 1, 2008.

 

 

VACCINE
AGE

Birth - 1

Month

2 - 11

Months

12 Months

- 4 Years

5 - 6

Years

7 - 17

Years

18 - 64

Years

65 Years or

Older

DaPT
NO
YES
NO
Td
NO
YES
Hib
NO
YES
NO
Polio: IPV
NO
YES
NO

Measles or

MR or MMR

NO
YES, if born after 1956
NO
Mumps if MMR not used
NO
YES, if born after 1956
NO
Rubella if MR or MMR not used
NO
YES, if born after 1956
NO
Hepatitis B
YES
NO
Varicella
NO
YES
Pneumococcal
NO
YES
Influenza
NO
YES, annually every fall (flu) season

CODES

DaPT = diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine, Td = adult formulation tetanus and diphtheria toxoids, IPV = inactivated polio vaccine (killed), MMR = combined measles, mumps, rubella vaccine, Hib = Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine.