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What you need to know

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (NDHHS) Immunization Program aims to protect people against known and emerging infectious diseases here in Nebraska by enhancing the availability of vaccines through partnerships with community providers throughout Nebraska.​
Dr. Gary Anthone, Chief Medical Director, DHHS Nebraska, discusses the importance of vaccinations during National Immunization Month.

Mission

The mission of the Immunization Program is to improve the quality and longevity of life for the people of Nebraska by achieving and maintaining a vaccine-preventable disease free environment.

This program works to protect Nebraskans of all ages from vaccine-preventable disease by:

  • Raising awareness of the critical need for timely immunizations
  • Increasing public understanding of the benefits of vaccines
  • Increasing confidence in the safety of vaccines
  • Ensuring that all families have access to lifesaving vaccines
  • Recognizing policies that support timely vaccination
  • Offering vaccine related resource for providers, parents or guardians and individuals

The NDHHS Immunization Program has four programs:

Program Partners:

  • local health departments
  • some private providers
  • Federally  Qualified Health Clinics
  • Community based clinics

View the Public Health Immunization Clinics in Nebraska

Useful Documents and Resources

 Note: The Nebraska Immunization Program does not routinely provide vaccine administration services.
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DHHS Immunization Program 
Department of Health & Human Services
DHHS Immunization Program Contact List
Phone Number
(402) 471-6423
Toll Free Number
(800) 798-1696
Fax Number
(402) 471-6426
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 95026, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026