What is a VFC provider?
Underinsured children are eligible to receive vaccines only at Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) or Rural Health Clinics (RHC). An FQHC is a type of provider that meets certain criteria under Medicare and Medicaid programs. To locate an FQHC or RHC, contact the state VFC coordinator.
The Vaccines for Children Program (VFC) is a federally funded program in the United States providing no-cost vaccines to children who lack health insurance or who otherwise cannot afford the cost of the vaccination.
- A: Children through 18 years of age who meet at least one of the following criteria are eligible to receive VFC vaccine: Medicaid eligible: A child who is eligible for the Medicaid program.
- Visit and Immunization Chart
Age Recommended Vaccines, Tests, and Office Visits 15-18 months Well-child visit DTaP Any 12-month immunizations not already given 2 years Well-child visit Hep A 3 years Well-child visit 4 years Well-child visit Vision screen Hearing screen DTaP IPV Varicella MMR
- Recommended Immunization Schedule for Persons Age 0 Through 18 Years
- Hepatitis B (HepB) vaccine. (
- Rotavirus vaccines. (
- Diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccine. (
- Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) conjugate vaccines. (
- Pneumococcal vaccines. (
- Measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine. (
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Acronym Definition BCF Billion Cubic Feet BCF Bioconcentration Factor BCF Burlington Coat Factory BCF British Coatings Federation
- Bscf or Bcf (gas volume) Billions of standard cubic feet of gas. Equivalent to 1,000,000,000 standard cubic feet (nine zeros).
- UBCF stands for United Breast Cancer Foundation (Huntington, NY) Suggest new definition. See other definitions of UBCF. Page/Link.
A vaccination schedule is a series of vaccinations, including the timing of all doses, which may be either recommended or compulsory, depending on the country of residence.
- These vaccines are used to protect against:
- Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b) disease.
- Hepatitis B.
- HPV (Human papillomavirus)
- Whooping cough (part of the DTaP combined vaccine)
- Pneumococcal disease.
- Meningococcal disease.
- The Vaccines for Children Program (VFC) is a federally funded program in the United States providing no-cost vaccines to children who lack health insurance or who otherwise cannot afford the cost of the vaccination.
- Edward Jenner
Updated: 23rd September 2018