Available Services for Immunizations - Pneumonia, Adults
The Utah Immunization Program (UIP) started the Senior Outreach Initiative to cover pneumococcal vaccines for adults aged 60+ who lack insurance or vaccine coverage under Medicare. The local health departments and a few specialty providers (homeless shelters, jails, etc.) are responsible for running the project in conjunction with the UIP. Additionally, the UIP continues to administer the Adult High Risk (AHB) Initiative which provides the following vaccines for uninsured (no insurance) adults who are at risk for contracting hepatitis B: *Hepatitis A & B vaccine *Human Papillomavirus vaccine *Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine *Tetanus, diphtheria & pertussis vaccine [[br]] [[br]] Adults at high risk for contracting Hepatitis B may be able to access PPSV vaccine through this program.