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IIS: HL7 Standard Code Set
Mapping CVX to Vaccine Groups


A variety of vaccines can be used to vaccinate against a specific disease in fulfillment of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) schedule. Multiple individual vaccines that can be used to vaccinate against a disease are grouped into a Vaccine Group (sometimes known as vaccine family), and in many cases these groups represent vaccines that vaccinate against a single disease. In a few cases they represent vaccines that vaccinate against more than one disease, but are grouped together because clinicians have thought of them as a unit.

CVX codes are codes that indicate the product used in a vaccination. MVX codes are codes that indicate the manufacturer of a vaccine. These codes are maintained by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Immunization Information System Support Branch (IISSB) for use in HL7 data transmission.

The goal of the table is to support mapping of CVX to vaccine groups.

Note: The column formerly known as “Uncertain Formulation CVX” has been changed to “CVX for Vaccine Group”. This is the code to use for identifying the vaccine group in HL7 messages for forecasting next dose due and for other cases where vaccine group needs to be identified.

Questions regarding this table should be directed to the IIS Technical Assistance Team(or use mailing address).

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Short DescriptionCVX CodeVaccine statusVaccine Group
CVX for
Vaccine Group
zoster 121 ActiveZOSTER121
Yellow fever, unspecified formulation 184 InactiveYELLOWFEVER184
Yellow fever vaccine - alt 183 ActiveYELLOWFEVER184
yellow fever 37 ActiveYELLOWFEVER184
VEE, unspecified formulation 92 InactiveVEE92
VEE, live 80 InactiveVEE92
VEE, inactivated 81 InactiveVEE92
varicella 21 ActiveVARICELLA21
vaccinia (smallpox) diluted 105 InactiveVACCINIA75
vaccinia (smallpox) 75 ActiveVACCINIA75
typhoid, ViCPs 101 ActiveTYPHOID91
typhoid, unspecified formulation 91 InactiveTYPHOID91
typhoid, parenteral, AKD (U.S. military) 53 InactiveTYPHOID91
typhoid, parenteral 41 InactiveTYPHOID91
typhoid, oral 25 ActiveTYPHOID91
Tdap 115 ActiveTDAP115
Td(adult) unspecified formulation 139 InactiveTd139
Td (adult), adsorbed 09 ActiveTd139
Td (adult) preservative free 113 ActiveTd139
Td (adult) 138 InactiveTd139
rubella/mumps 38 InactiveMMR03
rubella 06 InactiveMMR03
rotavirus, unspecified formulation 122 InactiveROTAVIRUS122
rotavirus, tetravalent 74 InactiveROTAVIRUS122
rotavirus, pentavalent 116 ActiveROTAVIRUS122
rotavirus, monovalent 119 ActiveROTAVIRUS122
rabies, unspecified formulation 90 InactiveRABIES90
rabies, intramuscular injection 18 InactiveRABIES90
rabies, intradermal injection 40 InactiveRABIES90
Rabies - IM fibroblast culture 176 ActiveRABIES90
Rabies - IM Diploid cell culture 175 ActiveRABIES90
polio, unspecified formulation 89 InactivePOLIO89
pneumococcal polysaccharide PPV23 33 ActivePneumoPPV33
Pneumococcal Conjugate, unspecified formulation 152 InactivePneumoPCV152
pneumococcal conjugate PCV 7 100 InactivePneumoPCV152
Pneumococcal conjugate PCV 13 133 ActivePneumoPCV152
plague 23 ActivePlague23
OPV 02 InactivePOLIO89
Novel influenza-H1N1-09, preservative-free 126 InactiveH1N1 flu128
Novel Influenza-H1N1-09, nasal 125 InactiveH1N1 flu128
Novel Influenza-H1N1-09, all formulations 128 InactiveH1N1 flu128
Novel influenza-H1N1-09 127 InactiveH1N1 flu128
mumps 07 InactiveMMR03
MMRV 94 ActiveMMR03
MMR 03 ActiveMMR03
meningococcal MPSV4 32 ActiveMENING108
meningococcal MCV4P 114 ActiveMENING108
Meningococcal MCV4O 136 ActiveMENING108
meningococcal MCV4, unspecified formulation 147 InactiveMENING108
Meningococcal C/Y-HIB PRP 148 ActiveMENING108
Meningococcal C/Y-HIB PRP 148 ActiveHIB17
meningococcal C conjugate 103 InactiveMENING108
meningococcal B, unspecified 164 InactiveMeningB164
meningococcal B, recombinant 162 ActiveMeningB164
meningococcal B, OMV 163 ActiveMeningB164
meningococcal ACWY, unspecified formulation 108 InactiveMENING108
measles 05 InactiveMMR03
M/R 04 InactiveMMR03
Lyme disease 66 InactiveLyme disease66
Japanese Encephalitis, unspecified formulation 129 InactiveJapanese encephalitis129
Japanese encephalitis SC 39 InactiveJapanese encephalitis129
Japanese Encephalitis IM 134 ActiveJapanese encephalitis129
IPV 10 ActivePOLIO89
influenza, whole 16 InactiveFLU88
influenza, unspecified formulation 88 InactiveFLU88
influenza, trivalent, adjuvanted 168 ActiveFLU88
influenza, split (incl. purified surface antigen) 15 InactiveFLU88
influenza, seasonal, intradermal, preservative free 144 ActiveFLU88
Influenza, seasonal, injectable, preservative free 140 ActiveFLU88
Influenza, seasonal, injectable 141 ActiveFLU88
influenza, recombinant, injectable, preservative free 155 ActiveFLU88
influenza, live, intranasal, quadrivalent 149 ActiveFLU88
influenza, live, intranasal 111 InactiveFLU88
influenza, intradermal, quadrivalent, preservative free 166 ActiveFLU88
Influenza, injectable,quadrivalent, preservative free, pediatric 161 ActiveFLU88
influenza, injectable, quadrivalent, preservative free 150 ActiveFLU88
influenza, injectable, quadrivalent 158 ActiveFLU88
Influenza, injectable, MDCK, preservative free, quadrivalent 171 ActiveFLU88
Influenza, injectable, MDCK, preservative free 153 InactiveFLU88
Influenza, high dose seasonal 135 ActiveFLU88
influenza, H5N1-1203 123 InactiveH5N1 flu123
influenza nasal, unspecified formulation 151 InactiveFLU88
Influenza A monovalent (H5N1), ADJUVANTED-2013 160 ActiveH5N1 flu123
HPV9 165 ActiveHPV137
HPV, unspecified formulation 137 InactiveHPV137
HPV, quadrivalent 62 ActiveHPV137
HPV, bivalent 118 ActiveHPV137
Hib-Hep B 51 InactiveHepB45
Hib-Hep B 51 InactiveHIB17
Hib, unspecified formulation 17 InactiveHIB17
Hib (PRP-T) 48 ActiveHIB17
Hib (PRP-OMP) 49 ActiveHIB17
Hib (PRP-D) 46 InactiveHIB17
Hib (HbOC) 47 InactiveHIB17
Hep E 59 Never ActiveHep E59
Hep C 58 Never ActiveHepC58
Hep B, unspecified formulation 45 InactiveHepB45
Hep B, dialysis 44 ActiveHepB45
Hep B, adult 43 ActiveHepB45
Hep B, adolescent/high risk infant 42 InactiveHepB45
Hep B, adolescent or pediatric 08 ActiveHepB45
Hep A-Hep B 104 ActiveHepA85
Hep A-Hep B 104 ActiveHepB45
Hep A, unspecified formulation 85 InactiveHepA85
Hep A, pediatric, unspecified formulation 31 InactiveHepA85
Hep A, ped/adol, 3 dose 84 InactiveHepA85
Hep A, ped/adol, 2 dose 83 ActiveHepA85
Hep A, adult 52 ActiveHepA85
DTP-Hib-Hep B 102 Non-USDTAP107
DTP-Hib-Hep B 102 Non-USHIB17
DTP-Hib-Hep B 102 Non-USHepB45
DTP-Hib 22 InactiveHIB17
DTP-Hib 22 InactiveDTAP107
DTP 01 InactiveDTAP107
DTaP-IPV-HIB-HEP B, historical 132 InactiveDTAP107
DTaP-IPV-HIB-HEP B, historical 132 InactivePOLIO89
DTaP-IPV-HIB-HEP B, historical 132 InactiveHepB45
DTaP-IPV-HIB-HEP B, historical 132 InactiveHIB17
DTaP-IPV 130 ActiveDTAP107
DTaP-IPV 130 ActivePOLIO89
DTaP-Hib-IPV 120 ActivePOLIO89
DTaP-Hib-IPV 120 ActiveHIB17
DTaP-Hib-IPV 120 ActiveDTAP107
DTaP-Hib 50 ActiveHIB17
DTaP-Hib 50 ActiveDTAP107
DTaP-Hep B-IPV 110 ActiveDTAP107
DTaP-Hep B-IPV 110 ActiveHepB45
DTaP-Hep B-IPV 110 ActivePOLIO89
DTAP/IPV/HIB - non-US 170 Non-USDTAP107
DTAP/IPV/HIB - non-US 170 Non-USHIB17
DTaP,IPV,Hib,HepB 146 PendingHIB17
DTaP,IPV,Hib,HepB 146 PendingDTAP107
DTaP,IPV,Hib,HepB 146 PendingPOLIO89
DTaP,IPV,Hib,HepB 146 PendingHepB45
DTaP, unspecified formulation 107 InactiveDTAP107
DTaP, 5 pertussis antigens 106 ActiveDTAP107
DTaP 20 ActiveDTAP107
DT (pediatric) 28 ActiveDTAP107
cholera, WC-rBS 172 Non-UScholera26
cholera, unspecified formulation 26 Inactivecholera26
cholera, live attenuated 174 Activecholera26
cholera, BivWC 173 Non-UScholera26
BCG 19 ActiveBCG19
anthrax 24 ActiveANTHRAX24
adenovirus, unspecified formulation 82 InactiveADENO82
adenovirus, type 7 55 InactiveADENO82
adenovirus, type 4 54 InactiveADENO82
Adenovirus types 4 and 7 143 ActiveADENO82
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For further information on HL7 immunization data exchange and the CVX code set, contact the IIS Technical Assistance Team at:

CDC, National Centers for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases
Immunization Information System Support Branch - Informatics
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Mailstop: E-62
Atlanta, GA 30333
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