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  • Any immunisation given after the recommended age is called a ‘catch-up’ immunisation.
  • A catch-up immunisation plan should be based on written documentation of a person’s immunisation status, if available.
  • Depending on the person’s age and immunisation history, their catch-up schedule may be different to the National Immunisation Program Schedule.

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Reviewed on: 06-02-2023