Max Rady College of Medicine

Term: Immunization Coverage

Printer friendly

Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2008-11-18


The Public Health Agency of Canada recommends that each individual receives all vaccinations to complete the appropriate schedule for their current age. Completing the Manitoba Childhood Immunization Schedule is voluntary, but is important as it helps to protect the individual against serious diseases.

Related terms 


  • Brownell M, De Coster C, Penfold R, Derksen S, Au W, Schultz J, Dahl M. Manitoba Child Health Atlas Update. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2008. [Report] [Summary] [Additional Materials] (View)

Contact us

Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine,
Rady Faculty of Health Sciences,
Room 408-727 McDermot Ave.
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5 Canada