VFC – Providers

VFC - Providers

Benefits to Providers

  • Free vaccine
  • No cost to participate
  • Free immunization assessment
  • Regional representative
  • Reduce client out-of-pocket expense
  • Ensure timely vaccinations
  • Medicaid reimbursement for administration costs
  • Free training for staff members
  • Keep patients in medical home for comprehensive health care

What Children are Eligible

  • All children birth through 18 years of age who are:
  • Enrolled in Medicaid Program
  • Enrolled in Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • Without health insurance
  • Under-insured* (insurance doesn’t cover immunizations)

*Under-insured children may receive VFC-supplied vaccines only at Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) or Medicare Certified Rural Health Centers (RHC).

VFC providers (local health departments and private providers) can vaccinate under-insured patients with their own privately-purchased vaccine and follow their clinic policies for collection of payment.

Available Vaccines

Haemophilus Influenza type B
Hepatitis A
Pneumococcal Conjugate
Hepatitis B
Human Papillomavirus
Meningococcal Conjugate
Varicella (Chickenpox)

Provider Enrollment

1. Complete the Provider Profile and Enrollment Form and mail the original to the Utah VFC Program.

2. Once enrollment is complete, a Utah VFC Program representative will schedule a training session for you and your office staff. The training will include all aspects of the Utah VFC Program.