Hep B Vaccine Group


Hep B Vaccine Group Evaluation and Forecasting Rules

General Rules for Hep B

General rules are not series-specific; general rules apply to the entire vaccine group.

Hep B Vaccines

CVX Code

Name

Absolute Minimum AgeAbsolute Maximum Age

08

Hep B, adolescent or pediatric


20 years - 1 day

42

Hep B, adolescent/high risk infant


20 years - 1 day

43

Hep B, adult


N/A

44

Hep B, dialysis


N/A

45

Hep B, unspecified formulation


N/A
189Hep B, adjuvanted18 years - 4 daysN/A

Combination Vaccines that Include Hep B

CVX Code

Vaccine Name

Component
CVX Code

Component
Vaccine Name

51

Hib-Hep B (Comvax)

08

Hep B, adolescent or pediatric

110

DTaP-Hep B-IPV (Pediarix)

08

Hep B, adolescent or pediatric

104

Hep A-Hep B (Twinrix)

43

Hep B, adult

102DTP-Hib-Hep B45Hep B, NOS
132DTaP-IPV-Hib-Hep B, historical08Hep B, adolescent or pediatric
146 DTaP, IPV, Hib, Hep B08Hep B, adolescent or pediatric

Immunization Series and Selection Rules

Immunization Series: Hep B 3-dose Newborn Series

The Hep B Newborn series is complete after 3 doses.

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Routine Ages

Dose

Series Name

Absolute Minimum
 Age

Minimum Age

Routine
Age 

Latest Recommended Age (less than)Valid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this SeriesInvalid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this Series

1

Hep B Newborn 

0 days

0 days

0 days

4 weeks08, 42, 45, 43, 44, 51, 110, 104, 102, 132, 146, 189
N/A

2

Hep B Newborn 

24 days

28 days

1 month1

3 months + 4 weeks08, 42, 45, 43, 44, 51, 110, 104, 102, 132, 146, 189
N/A

3

Hep B Newborn 

164 days

168 days

6 months

19 months + 4 weeks08, 42, 45, 43, 44, 51, 110, 104, 102, 132, 146, 189
N/A

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Recommended Intervals

Doses

Series Name

Absolute Minimum Interval

Minimum Interval

Minimum Recommended Interval

Latest Recommended Interval (less than)

Dose 1 to 2

Hep B Newborn

24 days

28 days


5 months + 4 weeks

Dose 2 to 3

Hep B Newborn

52 days

56 days

56 days

18 months + 4 weeks

Immunization Series: Hep B 3-dose Child/Adult Series

The HepB Child/Adult series is complete after 3 doses, except when the Adolescent 2-Dose Series Rule applies.

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Routine Ages

Dose

Series Name

Absolute Minimum
 Age 

Minimum Age

Routine
Age 

Latest Recommended Age (less than)Valid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this SeriesInvalid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this Series

1

Hep B Child/Adult

28 days1

28 days

2 months

3 months + 4 weeks08, 42, 45, 43, 44, 51, 110, 104, 102, 132, 146, 189
N/A

2

Hep B Child/Adult

52 days

56 days

4 months

5 months + 4 weeks08, 42, 45, 43, 44, 51, 110, 104, 102, 132, 146, 189
N/A

3

Hep B Child/Adult

164 days

168 days

6 months

19 months + 4 weeks08, 42, 45, 43, 44, 51, 110, 104, 102, 132, 146, 189
N/A

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Recommended Intervals

Doses

Series Name

Absolute Minimum Interval

Minimum Interval

Minimum Recommended Interval

Latest Recommended Interval (less than)

Dose 1 to 2

Hep B Child/Adult

24 days

28 days

28 days (4 weeks)

N/A

Dose 2 to 3

Hep B Child/Adult

52 days

56 days

56 days (8 weeks)

N/A

Dose 1 to 3

Hep B Child/Adult

108 days

112 days

112 days (16 weeks)

N/A

Immunization Series: Hep B 2-dose Adult Series

The HepB 2-dose Adult series is complete after 2 doses.

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Routine Ages

Dose

Series Name

Absolute Minimum
 Age 

Minimum Age

Routine
Age 

Latest Recommended Age (less than)Valid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this SeriesInvalid CVX Code(s) per Dose for this Series

1

Hep B 2-dose Adult

18 years - 4 days

18 years

18 years

18 years189
N/A

2

Hep B 2-dose Adult

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A189
N/A

Vaccine Dose Parameters - Minimum and Recommended Intervals

Doses

Series Name

Absolute Minimum Interval

Minimum Interval

Minimum Recommended Interval

Latest Recommended Interval (less than)

Dose 1 to 2

Hep B 2-dose Adult

24 days

28 days

28 days (4 weeks)

56 days (8 weeks)