Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Immunization

Information for Health Professionals

Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Immunization Orientation

Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Immunization Information Package

  • Vaccine Biological Page
  • Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Product Monograph
    Product Monographs can be used as a resource and reference, however AHS recommendations for pneumococcal polysaccharide immunization are based on the Alberta Immunization Policy. Refer to Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine Biological Page for Alberta clinical guidelines.
  • Pneumococcal Vaccine Information Sheet
  • Consent for Pneumococcal Immunization
    For use at Alberta Health Services (AHS) immunization programs. Use these forms when a parent or alternate decision-maker is not able to be with the person being immunized at an AHS immunization service. An alternate decision-maker could be an agent, guardian, specific decision-maker or co-decision-maker.
    • The parent or alternate decision-maker should complete these forms and send it with the person being immunized, to the AHS immunization service.
    • For alternate decision-makers – please also send a copy of documents to show that you are authorized to be the alternate decision-maker.