Immunization Action Plan (IAP) - Bee Wise…Immunize!   

Program Overview   

  • Conduct education and outreach activities to inform health care professionals, day care providers and other interested groups about the benefits of up-to-date immunizations and vaccine preventable diseases for both adults and children.
  • Conduct assessments and follow-up visits with private health care providers and clinics for the purpose of assessing immunization levels of children and updates on immunization guidelines.
  • Assist providers with the NYS Immunization Information System functionality and entry of vaccine data.
  • Provide information for dissemination to new parents at Erie County Birthing hospitals.
  • Remember…Adults need vaccines too! Adult vaccines may be recommended depending on your age, life style, occupation and health risks. 
  • New parents and adults who anticipate contact with infants under 12 months should receive 1 dose of a pertussis containing vaccine (Tdap). 
  • Consult with your personal healthcare provider to see if you need vaccines! 
Local Resources
Vaccines for Specific Groups
Individual Vaccines
Additional Resources

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Karen Menza
Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH)
Immunization Action Plan
608 William Street
Buffalo, NY 14206
Phone:(716) 858-2373
Fax:(716) 858-2127

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Phone: (716) 858-7690

Fax: (716) 858-8701

Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH)
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

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