Perinatal Hepatitis B Basics - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Perinatal Hepatitis B Basics

The best way to prevent perinatal hepatitis B is for babies to be vaccinated at birth.

On this page:
Perinatal Hepatitis B Facts
Hepatitis B Resources
Immunization and Vaccine Information

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.

Hepatitis B Resources

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

Updated Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 11:09AM