NJ Department of Health

Hepatitis B - Perinatal

To report information on a newborn born to a HBsAg(+) mother
to the Perinatal Hepatitis-B Prevention Program

(New Jersey Department of Health): dial 609-826-4861

Overview and Updates

Perinatal Hepatitis B Reporting Regulations

Protect All Babies at Birth with Hepatitis B Vaccine [pdf 8m] New

CDC Hepatitis B Information for Health Professionals

CDC Pink Book

AAP Red Book

Prenatal Care Providers

Prenatal Care Provider Policies and Procedures [pdf 57k]

Testing for HBV Infection During Pregnancy Flowchart

Delivery Hospitals

Delivery Hospital Policies and Procedures [pdf 85k]

Procedures to Prevent HBV Transmission at Delivery Flowchart [pdf 702k]

IAC’s Hepatitis B: What Hospitals Need to Do to Protect Newborns

Pediatric Care Providers – information coming soon

Local Health Departments

Communicable Disease Manual Chapter

Last Reviewed: 5/2/2016