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PUB-040: Vaccine Exemptions

Vaccine Exemptions: The Wisconsin Medical Society opposes philosophic, moral and personal belief exemptions from state vaccine requirements. The Society supports vaccination exemptions for medical reasons only after a patient or their legal guardian submits written documentation from a physician or other designated health care professional with proof of education on the benefits and risks of vaccinations to both the child and society. The Society supports making vaccination rates of public and private schools publicly available. (HOD, 0416)