Regulations & Resources

Department of Behavioral & Community Health


New York State has guidance for Immunization Requirements for childcare, preschool, and k-12 levels, including the Immunization Survey for School Nurses.

New York State Immunization Requirements for School Entry

Recommended Vaccines

General Vaccine Information

Contraindications & Precautions for: Childhood Vaccines  Adult Vaccines

Is it Really a Contraindication? Conditions Commonly Misperceived as Contraindications to Vaccination

Cancer Prevention Vaccine! Find out the facts about HPV Vaccine (Human Papilloma Virus) to prevent certain cancers in our young adults.

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Vaccine Education Center

Flu Mask Requirements - Letter from NYSDOH   FAQs (pdf)

Immunization of Health Care Personnel

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s App for Travelers



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A. K. Vaidian, MD, MPH,Commissioner of Behavioral & Community Health A. K. Vaidian, MD, MPH
Commissioner of Behavioral & Community Health
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