What are the abbreviations for immunizations?


What are the abbreviations for immunizations?

Vaccine List

  • DTaP: Diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis vaccine.
  • DTaP-IPV: Diphtheria, tetanus, toxoids, acellular pertussis, inactivated poliovirus vaccine (Quadracel, Kinrix)
  • DTP: Diphtheria, tetanus, and whole-cell pertussis vaccine.

What is abbreviation for polio vaccine?

Updated February 2018

Vaccine Abbreviation* Trade Name
Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis vaccines (P=Pediatric, A=Adult)
Polio vaccines
Inactivated poliovirus vaccine IPV Ipol
Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis adsorbed and inactivated poliovirus vaccine DTaP-IPV Kinrix Quadracel

What is the CPT code for quadrivalent flu vaccine?

Payment Allowances and Effective Dates for the 2021-2022 Flu Season:

Code Labeler Name Vaccine Name
90662 Sanofi Pasteur Fluzone High-Dose Quadrivalent (2021/2022)
90672 MedImmune FluMist Quadrivalent (2021/2022)
90674 Seqirus Flucelvax Quadrivalent (2021/2022) (Pres Free)
90682 Sanofi Pasteur Flublok Quadrivalent (2021/2022)

What is DTaP DT TD?

Tdap vaccine protects against tetanus, diphtheria, and whooping cough (pertussis). Td vaccine protects against tetanus and diphtheria. Tdap vaccine: Protects teens and adults against whooping cough and prevents the spread of this disease to others.

What is meningococcal vaccine called?

Meningococcal vaccine (MenACWY) is highly effective at protecting against four strains of the meningococcal bacteria. Three strains are common in the United States and the fourth strain protects travelers to certain countries where the disease is more common.

What is the CPT code for Fluzone quadrivalent?

90686=Inactivated Influenza Vaccine, quadrivalent (IIV4), split virus, preservative free, 0.5-mL dosage, for intramuscular use….Coding & Reimbursement. for the 2021-2022 Season.

Influenza Vaccine Product Description
Fluzone Quadrivalent
Vaccine CPTa Code 90687 (0.25-mL dose)
90688 (0.5-mL dose)

What are the names of the flu vaccines?

BRAND NAME(S): Afluria, Fluarix, Flublok, Flulaval, Fluvirin, Fluzone. USES: This medication is used to prevent infection by the influenza (“flu”) virus. It is also called the seasonal flu shot.

What is MMR vaccine called?

The MMR vaccine is a safe and effective combined vaccine. It protects against 3 serious illnesses: measles.

What is the difference between DT and Td vaccine?

DT and Td Vaccines DT Generic : Doctors give this vaccine in a 5-shot series to babies and children 6 weeks through 6 years old. Doctors only use this vaccine for children who should not get whooping cough vaccines. Td Generic : Doctors give this vaccine every 10 years as a booster shot to people 7 years or older.