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Department of Health, Victorian Government – Immunisation.
Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government – Measles, mumps, rubella, varicella (MMRV)
Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government – Immunise Australia Program
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Infectious diseases, in your language
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Catch-up immunisation
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Free vaccine Victoria: criteria for eligibility
Department of Health, Victorian Government – Check your immunisation HALO
Victorian Government – Infectious diseases, in your language.

References used for this fact sheet

  • Measles, mumps and rubella. Immunisation information, 2012, Department of Health, Victorian Government Health Information. More information here.
  • The Australian Immunisation Handbook 10th Edition, 2013, Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government. More information here.
  • Immunisation schedule Victoria from January 2013, 2012, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.
  • National Immunisation Program Schedule. From 1 July 2013, Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government. More information here.
  • Common reactions to vaccines, 2012, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.
  • Free vaccine Victoria – criteria for eligibility, 2013, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.
  • Pre-immunisation checklist – what to tell your doctor or nurse before immunisation, 2013, Department of Health, Victorian Government. More information here.

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