Yukon - Criteria for RSV Prophylaxis

Premature babies born less than 28 weeks gestation who are at home on or after September 1.

1.

Premature babies born 29-32 weeks gestation if at home on or after October 1 should have RSV risk assessment done by a NICU staff or the baby's community doctor.

2.

Premature babies born 33 to less than 35 weeks gestation and are at home on or after October 1 should have RSV risk assessment done by a NICU staff or the baby's community doctor.

3.

Other medical conditions, for example, severe chronic lung disease, congenital heart disease, down syndrome, please speak to your health care provider.

4.

Season Starts: December 1st. 

Doses Allowed: 3-4

Source: http://www.hss.gov.yk.ca/pdf/im_manual_section5.pdf

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