Vaccine Recommendations During Supply Constraints for Hepatitis B

Due to recent global shortages for the Hepatitis B vaccine, which have affecting the supply of the vaccine in the UK, Public Health England (PHE) has issued immunisation recommendations on prioritisation and dose sparing in order to have the vaccine available for those in immediate need.

To read the PHE recommendations, please click here.

Public Health England also published a factsheet with advice for patients that will have to wait for a dose of the hepatitis B vaccination due to the shortage.

To read the PHE factsheet, please click here.

 

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Published on 21. August 2017 in News UK