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I’m from the Philippines and I’m traveling to the US next month. I read that an IPV (Inactive Polio Vaccine) is needed? And an International Vaccine Certificate from the Bureau of Quarantine should be issued to be presented to the Immigration Officer? if so, where can we get this vaccine? Is the Bureau of Quarantine the only administering agency? Or can we get vaccinated elsewhere? if we get the vaccine elsewhere, how can we get this International Vaccine Certificate from BOQ? Will they honor it?
Philippines declares new polio outbreak after 19 years For those who are starting their journey from the Philippines, it looks like they are going to do polio vaccinations for children under 5. If you have Children under 5 in the Philippines, this should be of interest to you. They say that 95 percent of all children under 5 need to be vaccinated. There is only 1 reported case, (and I think it was from a reaction from a vaccination, but they state they find it in area of water testing. https://apnews.com/d954ca949bf34124bc980d4e2f732b16