Italy and Netherlands: Comparison of recommended vaccinations
Italy Netherlands
    General recommendation
    Recommendation for specific groups only
    Catch-up (e.g. if previous doses missed)
 
Vaccination not funded by the National Health system
 
Mandatory vaccination
BirthMonthsYears
1-234567111314154691213141819506064≥ 65
rotavirus infection
ROTA1
diphtheria
D
D
D
D
d
d2
D3
D
D
D
D
d
tetanus
TT
TT
TT
TT
TT
TT2
TT3
TT
TT
TT
TT
TT
pertussis
acP
acP
acP
acP
acp
acp2
acP3
acP
acP
acP
acP
poliomyelitis
IPV
IPV
IPV
IPV
IPV
IPV3
IPV
IPV
IPV
IPV
IPV
Haemophilus influenzae type b infection
Hib
Hib
Hib
Hib3
Hib
Hib
Hib
hepatitis B
HepB4
HepB
HepB
HepB
HepB5
HepB3
HepB
HepB
HepB
pneumococcal disease
PCV
PCV
PCV
PCV13+PPSV236
PCV3
PCV
PCV
meningococcal disease
MenB7
MenB7
MenB7
MenB7
MenC8
MCV48
MCV4
MCV49
measles
MEAS
MEAS
MEAS
MEAS
mumps
MUMPS
MUMPS
MUMPS
MUMPS
rubella
RUBE
RUBE
RUBE
RUBE
varicella
VAR
VAR
human papillomavirus infection
HPV10
HPV11
influenza
IIV3
IIV312
herpes zoster
ZOS
ZOS

Footnotes:

  1. Two or three doses depending on the vaccine used (3rd dose only for pentavalent rotavirus vaccines)
  2. Tdap is recommended every 10 years from age 19, and also for pregnant women in the third trimester (ideally 28 weeks)
  3. Should be given at 6-9 weeks
  4. Babies born to a mother infected with hepatitis B will be offered a first vaccine dose within 12-24 hours after birth and simultaneously with HB immunoglobulin. The following and second vaccine dose is given 4 weeks apart from the first. Starting from the third dose, which is given from 61 days of life onwards, the vaccination calendar schedule including the combined hexavalent vaccine should be used.
  5. Babies born to a mother infected with hepatitis B will be offered a first dose at birth, according to: http://www.rivm.nl/Documenten_en_publicaties/Algemeen_Actueel/Uitgaven/Infectieziekten/Rijksvaccinatieprogramma/HepB_0_vaccinatie_HepB_dragersmoeders
  6. one dose of PCV13 at 65 years and one dose PPSV after at least 8 weeks
  7. Please refer to local recommendations for age of administration. MenB should not to be co-administered with other vaccinations.
  8. Meningococcal C vaccination, one dose for children between 13-15 months. Meningococcal ACWY, one dose for adolescents age 12-14
  9. TEMPORARY RECOMMENDATION in light of outbreak response measures: - From October 2018 (for the years 2018-2020), 13-14 year olds (in the year they turn 14 years) will be vaccinated with a MenACWY vaccine. - In 2019, one-time catch up campaign for 14-18 year olds. for further information see: https://www.eurosurveillance.org/content/10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2018.23.16.18-00158 and https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/actueel/nieuws/2018/07/17/blokhuis-kondigt-grootschalige-extra-vaccinatie-aan-ruim-half-miljoen-kinderen-krijgen-oproep
  10. Gender-neutral vaccine offered (since 2017). Two-dose or three-dose schedule depending on age.
  11. Girls-only vaccination offered. Two dose schedule at 0 and 6 months.
  12. For more information: http://rivm.nl/Onderwerpen/G/Griep/Griepprik