Henrieta Hudečková, Viera Švihrová, Ján Mikas
Introduction: The present epidemiologic situation in the member states of European Union is significantly under the influence of high measles incidence. It is also threat for our population. Goal: Point out possible risk emergence and spread measles in the Slovakia. Methods: Retrospective and prospective analysis of incidence and measles vaccine coverage in the Slovakia. Results: In our country we keep files on zero or low incidence of measles and high measles vaccine coverage at level 98-99 % – measles containing vaccine (MCV1) and (MCV2). Conclusion: Primary task of health care workers is to keep high measles vaccine coverage at level 98-99 %.