NEWBORN

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Hearing.
Immunizations: Hepatitis B (HBV)
Oral health: N/A.


2 WEEKS

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Development/behavior assessment.
Immunizations: N/A.
Oral health: Oral health check.


1 MONTH

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Development/behavior assessment.
Immunizations: N/A.
Oral health: Oral health check.


2 MONTHS

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Development/behavior assessment.
Immunizations: Hepatitis B (HBV); Rotavirus (oral); Hemophilus Influenza Type B (HIB); Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13); Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (DTaP); Inactivated Polio virus (IPV).
Oral health: Oral health check.


4 MONTHS

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Development/behavior assessment.
Immunizations: Hepatitis B (HBV)***; Rotavirus (oral); Hemophilus Influenza Type B (HIB); Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13); Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (DTaP); Inactivated Polio virus (IPV).
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish**.


6 MONTHS

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Development/behavior assessment.
Immunizations: Hepatitis B (HBV); Rotavirus (oral); Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13); Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis (DTaP); Inactivated Polio virus (IPV); Influenza†.
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish**.


9 MONTHS

Examinations: Physical examination; Weight, length and head circumference; Development/behavior assessment; Blood tests*.
Immunizations: Influenza†.
Oral health: Oral health check; Fluoride varnish**.


*Done at 9 or 12 month check up; **Available at tooth eruption; ***If not given at birth; †If influenza season.

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