RCAM Vaccine Policy

RCAM Calls for Timely Vaccination

For parents who do not choose to follow our recommendation, to remain a patient in our practice we will require the follow vaccines as a minimum:

By 1 year of age, “up to date” with the following:

  • 3 Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis (DTaP) vaccines
  • 3 Pneumococcal (Prevnar) vaccines
  • 3 Hemophilus influenza type B (HIB) vaccines
  • 3 Polio vaccines
  • 3 Hepatitis B vaccines

By 15 months old, “up to date” as above and with the following:

  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccine (1 after 12 months old)
  • Varicella (Chicken Pox) vaccine (1 after 12 months old)

By 2 years old, “up to date” as above and with the following:

  • DtaP vaccine (1 additional to above after 12 months old)
  • Pneumococcal (Prevnar) vaccine (1 additional to above after 12 months old)
  • Hemophilus influenza type B (HIB) vaccine (1 additional to above after 12 months old)

By 6 years old, “up to date” as above and with the following:

  • DTaP vaccine (1 additional dose)
  • Polio vaccine (1 additional dose)
  • MMR vaccine (1 additional dose)
  • Varicella vaccine (1 additional dose)

By 13 years old, “up to date” as above and with the following:

  • TdaP vaccine (1 dose)
  • Meningococcal vaccine (1 dose)

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Phone (919) 781-7490

Answering Service (919) 831-5526

Fax (919) 783-0903

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Duraleigh Office Location

3100 Duraleigh Road, Suite 300
Raleigh, NC. 27612

Directions

Brier Creek Office Location

10208 Cerny Street, Suite 100
Raleigh, NC. 27617

Directions

  • *On Wednesdays we typically do not open our doors until 9am (We do have an occasional Wednesday that we will open at 8am)
  • Outside of regular office hours, calls automatically go to our answering service
  • On weekdays during lunch from 12:30pm to 1:30pm, calls are automatically transferred to our answering service (our answering service can give you the option to leave a non-urgent message that will be checked that afternoon)
  • All patient visits by appointment only