Public Health Resuming Routine Immunization Services

Advisory Alert

March 3, 2022

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To: Local Health System Partners


Phased Resumption of Public Health Sudbury & Districts’ Routine Immunization Services

I am pleased to share that starting the week of March 7, 2022, Public Health Sudbury & Districts will begin a phased resumption of publicly funded immunization services that were paused in January 2022 due to the COVID-19 Omicron surge response.

The first phase will prioritize individuals eligible for high-risk vaccination programs and children overdue for routine vaccines. Vaccination opportunities will then be offered for children, youth, and adults who are due and overdue for other publicly funded vaccines, as well as restarting our school vaccination program. Refer to the table below for timelines.

High-risk publicly funded vaccine programOffered Monday and Tuesday afternoons beginning March 7Main office, 1300 Paris St., Sudbury
Routine immunizations for individuals < 18 years of age who are overdue for vaccinesOffered Fridays beginning March 11 Elm Place office, Sudbury
Routine immunizations for individuals < 18 years of age who are overdue for vaccinesOffered Wednesday and Thursday beginning March 9Main office, 1300 Paris St., Sudbury
Grade 7 vaccines, prioritizing students in Grade 7 and 8 Anticipated to begin in AprilSchools
Vaccines required for school attendance including Grade 7 vaccines for students in Grade 9 and 10Anticipated to begin in April Select community vaccination clinic locations

Thank you for your continued efforts to provide routine publicly funded vaccines to your eligible patients during the pandemic and beyond. It is truly a team effort to continue to ensure protection for infants, children, youth, and adults through vaccination.

Please report any publicly funded vaccines provided to infants, children, and youth to Public Health Sudbury and Districts by calling 705.522.9200, ext. 458 or via confidential fax at 705.677.9616.


Original Signed By

Dr. Penny Sutcliffe
Medical Officer of Health and Chief Executive Officer

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This item was last modified on March 3, 2022