Immunization Unit

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STAY INFORMED: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)


In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Texas Department of State Health Services has adopted a temporary telework policy. For immunization information requests, please email ImmTrac2 Customer Support at ImmTrac2@dshs.texas.gov.


COVID-19: School Requirements



The goals of the DSHS Immunization Unit are to eliminate the spread of vaccine preventable diseases by increasing vaccine coverage for Texans, raise awareness of the diseases that vaccines prevent, and educate the public about vaccine safety. We do this through administration of the Texas Immunization Registry (ImmTrac2), which provides access to immunization records, establishment of school immunization rules, and administration of the Texas Vaccines for Children and Adult Safety Net programs, which provide low-cost vaccines to eligible children and adults.

Stop the Flu

School & Child-Care Immunizations

Learn about immunization requirements for all students and childcare facilities in Texas.

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Requirements

Request Immunization Records From ImmTrac Registry

Need immunization records for a child or adult? Learn how to obtain them from ImmTrac2, the state registry.

Registry Information

First Responder Readiness Includes Immunizations

Being fully immunized against vaccine-preventable diseases is part of being mission-ready. Are you and your team up to date?

First Responders

Recommended Immunization Schedules

Learn about which vaccines are recommended for children and adults, and download schedules for reference offline.

Schedules

Low-Cost Immunizations for Children

Texas Vaccines for Children provides vaccines to children who might not otherwise be vaccinated because of inability to pay.

Low-cost Vaccines

Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) Downloads

VIS are informational documents produced by the CDC that explain both the benefits and risks of a vaccine to vaccine recipients.

VIS Downloads


Last updated April 16, 2020