Experts say remain vigilant as mass mpox vaccination clinic wraps up in Halifax – GLOBAL

May 3, 2023

Wednesday was the last day to attend a mass mpox immunization clinic in Nova Scotia’s capital city, but the Halifax Sexual Health Centre is still taking appointments for those who need it.

Although Nova Scotia has only had one confirmed mpox case, those at the clinic are still advising people who are at risk to get the shot.

Halifax Sexual Health Centre executive director Abbey Ferguson said the clinic is prepared to have more vaccines available as more appointments get booked. She said the centre has large refrigerators where they can be stored.

The Department of Health and Wellness and the Nova Scotia Health Authority have been working closely with HSHC and other clinics to aid with similar vaccination clinics.

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