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

  • 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 infected mothers in an effort to prevent perinatally acquired infection.

Hepatitis B Resources

  • Hep B Moms
    Resources for moms with hep B during pregnancy, during delivery, and after delivery. 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

Updated Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 01:14PM