Perinatal Hepatitis B Basics
The best way to prevent perinatal hepatitis B is for babies to be vaccinated at birth.
Perinatal Hepatitis B Facts
- Minnesota Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program
The Minnesota Department of Health's Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program works to identify and treat infants born to hepatitis B-positive women in an effort to prevent perinatally acquired infection.
- Perinatal Hepatitis B Materials - Order Form (PDF)
Form for ordering free materials on perinatal hepatitis B for patients and providers.
Hepatitis B Resources
- Hepatitis B Fact
Sheet for Parents
CDC fact sheet on transmission, symptoms, diagnosis and prevention of hepatitis B. Attention: Non-MDH link
- Viral Hepatitis - Hepatitis B Information
CDC's main page on Hepatitis B. Attention: Non-MDH link
Immunization and Vaccine Information
- A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States: Hepatitis B immunization recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. Attention: Non-MDH links
- Who Needs Vaccines, When
Find out when kids and adults should get immunizations.
- Hepatitis B Vaccination
CDC page about hepatitis B vaccination. Attention: Non-MDH link
- Hepatitis B Vaccine:
What You Need to Know
CDC's Vaccine Information Statement available in English and other languages from the Immunization Action Coalition. Attention: Non-MDH link
- Vaccine Safety
Learn about vaccine safety from sources you can trust.