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Vaccination against hepatitis B

Hepatitis B vaccination will protect against hepatitis B and is meant for:

  • high-risk groups
  • travellers to a tropical country
  • people who run risks at work

Risk groups

Risk groups

Man who have sex with other men and sex-workers have an increased risk of hepatitis B. They will be vaccinated free of charge.

Travellers to a tropical country

Travellers to a tropical country

Travellers have to pay for vaccinations. For an appointment, contact Ease Travel Clinic

088 - 004 91 49

People who run risks at work

People who run risks at work

If you work in health care, then you are obliged to obtain hepatitis B vaccinations. Contact your employer for more information.

How does hepatitis B vaccination work?

In order to obtain long-term protection against hepatitis B, the following are important:

  • undergoing a blood test in advance;
  • 3 vaccinations over 6 months;
  • a retrospective blood test to determine whether you are sufficiently protected.