Who is eligible and where can I get vaccinated?

The Jynneos vaccine can prevent mpox or reduce the severity of illness if given within two weeks of exposure. The vaccine is well-tolerated and consists of two doses separated by at least 28 days.

The Pandemic Operations Center is providing free vaccinations to high-risk individuals aged 18 and older. The Jynneos vaccine is available for individuals who self-identify as meeting the following criteria:

  • Anyone who has or may have multiple or anonymous sexual partners
  • Anyone whose sexual partners are eligible per the above criteria
  • People who know or suspect they have been exposed to mpox in the last 14 days
  • Anyone who considers themselves to be at risk of mpox through sexual or other intimate contact

To schedule an appointment for vaccination, call 910-798-3500.

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