Funded zoster vaccination catch-up ends soon

People up to 79 years of age can receive a funded Zostavax® as part of a catch-up program until 31 October 2021. After this date, only 70-year-olds will be eligible for a free Zostavax®.  NCIRS Zoster factsheets are currently being reviewed and updated to include zoster vaccines Zostavax® and Shingrix® (private script only). https://www.ncirs.org.au/ncirs-fact-sheets-faqs/zoster-vaccine-australian-adults

Check the National Immunisation Program schedule for advice regarding the catch up program.