Mpox Vaccine Information for Healthcare Professionals

UpdatedVaccination Basics for Healthcare Professionals

Mpox vaccine can be given to people with known or presumed exposure to mpox, and should be offered to people with the highest potential for exposure. To be most effective, clinicians should talk to their patients about mpox vaccination as part of sexual health care.

Vaccine Basics
Vaccine Considerations

The JYNNEOS 2-dose vaccine is effective at protecting people against mpox. Experts also believe vaccination after exposure may help prevent the disease or make it less severe.

Learn about how jurisdictions increased mpox vaccinations in their communities.

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Patient and Vaccine Resources

These resources can be shared with patients interested in getting vaccinated.