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Perinatal Hepatitis B Program Manual: Family Practice Provider

General

Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program (PHBPP)
To identify hepatitis B surface antigen-positive (HBsAg-positive) persons prenatally or at delivery for each pregnancy so that their infants, household, and sexual contacts can be tested and treated to prevent the spread of the hepatitis B virus (HBV).  

Your Role in the PHBPP
Your roles in the Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program are working in a laboratory, prenatal care, hospital, pediatric care and health care. 

Child and Adolescent Immunization Schedule by Age. PHBPP Services
Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program Services including Universal Hepatitis B Vaccination Program for Newborns, HepB vaccine and testing, Case management services, Guide to Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention and Resources. 

Infant in MI Dies from Perinatal Hep B Virus Infection
Infant in Michigan Dies from Perinatal Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Infection. 

MI's PHBPP Completion Rates 
Michigan’s Perinatal Hepatitis B Prevention Program Completion Rates 

Pregnant Person 

What Family Practice Providers Need to Know
What Family Practice Providers Need to Know. 

PHBPP Maternal Infant Pathways (CDC)
Perinatal Hepatitis B Pathway Prevention. 

Screening Pregnant Persons for Hep B Surface Antigen (HBsAg)
Screening Pregnant Persons for Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg). 

Hepatitis B Testing in Pregnant Persons
Hepatitis B Testing in Pregnant Persons. 

Reportable Diseases in MI with Directory of MI LHDs
REPORTABLE DISEASES IN MICHIGAN – BY CONDITION A Guide for Physicians, Health Care Providers and Laboratories Report the following conditions to the Michigan Disease Surveillance System (MDSS) or local health department (see reverse) within 24 hours if the agent is identified by clinical or laboratory diagnosis. 

Reporting HBsAg-positive Pregnant Persons to the LHD
Important for health care providers who test pregnant persons to report all HBsAg-positive test results (for every pregnancy) within 24 hours of discovery or diagnosis to the LHD in the county where the patient resides. (Even if they were reported for a previous pregnancy). 

Pregnancy & Vaccination
Information for Pregnancy and Vaccination. 

HBV Screening Algorithm for Pregnant Persons
Screening Pregnant Women for Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Infection: Ordering Prenatal Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) Tests from Major Commercial Laboratories. 

Prevent Hepatitis B Poster
Prevent Hepatitis B Poster. 

Contacts of HBsAg+ Persons 

Follow-up Protocol for Household and Sexual Contacts 
Follow-Up Protocol for Household and Sexual Contacts of Hepatitis B Surface Antigen-Positive (HBsAg-positive) Persons. 

Infants of HBsAg+ Persons 

A Pediatric Guide
A Pediatric Guide: Caring for Infants Born to Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)-Infected Persons. 

Why MI Baby Should Get Hepatitis B Vaccine at Birth
Why MI Baby Should Get Hepatitis B Vaccine at Birth. 

Follow-up Protocol for Infants Born to HBsAg-positive Persons
Follow-up Protocol for Infants Born to Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) - Positive Person. 

HepB Vaccine and HepB Immune Globulin Administration for Infants
Hepatitis B Vaccine and Hepatitis B Immune Globulin Administration for Infants. 

Vaccination Schedule for Infants Born to HBsAg-positive Persons
Vaccination Schedule for Infants Born to Hepatitis B Surface Antigen-Positive (HBsAg-positive) Persons. 

Reporting Forms

Hepatitis B Perinatal Case Report-Infant/Contact
Hepatitis B Perinatal Case Report – Infant/Contact.  

Vaccine/HBIG Resources 

Give Birth to the End of HepB
Immunize.org urges hospitals and birthing centers to meet the national standard of care by providing a universal birth dose of the hepatitis B vaccine. 

Hepatitis B Facts: Testing and Vaccination
Hepatitis B Facts: Testing and Vaccination. 

Rec Dosages of HepB Vaccine & HBIG Including Combo Vaccines 
Recommended Dosages of Hepatitis B (HepB) Vaccine & Hepatitis B Immune Globulin (HBIG) Including Hepatitis B Combination Vaccines. 

Hepatitis B Vaccine: What you Need to Know - (VIS)
Vaccine information Sheet. 

Hepatitis A & B Vaccines
Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B Vaccines: Be Sure Your Patients Get the Correct Dose. 

Before You Vaccinate Adults, Consider Their H-A-L-O
What is H-A-L-O? It’s an easy-to-use chart to help you make an initial decision about vaccinating a patient based on four factors — the patient’s Health, Age, Lifestyle, and Occupation. 

Important Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) Facts 
Important Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) Facts. 

After the Shots (for infants/children)
What to expect after shots. 

Vaccine Storage & Handling Toolkit
CDC Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit.  

Other Resources 

Breastfeeding and HBV
What you need to know about breastfeeding when you have the hepatitis B virus (HBV). 

Information for People with Chronic Hep B Infection
Information for People with Chronic Hepatitis B Infection How to Take Care of Yourself and Others. 

Advice for Parents
Advice for Parents. 

Countries with Low, Intermediate or High Rates of Hep B
CDC Yellow Book: Hepatitis B, Travel-Associated Infections & Diseases.  

Order Free Immunization Brochures & Materials
On this site you will find materials produced by MDHHS that can better improve health and well-being and serve communities better. Materials are free of charge and intended for Michigan residents only.  

Websites for Hepatitis Resources
Websites for Hepatitis Resources

Immunization Schedule (0-18 years)
Immunization Schedule. 

Catch-up Immunization Schedule (4 mo-18 years)
Child and Adolescent Immunization Schedule by Age. 

Adult Immunization Schedule 
Adult Immunization Schedule

Hepatitis B: What Parents Need to Know (brochure)
Hepatitis B Brochure: What Parents Need to Know. 

Alert Stickers
Alert Stickers.