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Where can I locate CDC’s recommendations for HepB vaccination?

All current and recent past ACIP recommendations concerning hepatitis B vaccination are available at:

The most recent recommendations for adult HepB vaccination were published in MMWR on April 1, 2022. This publication details the routine catch-up recommendation for HepB vaccination of all adults age 19 through 59 years. The document is available at

The 2018 comprehensive ACIP HepB recommendations publication contains detailed guidance on pediatric vaccination, post-vaccination serologic testing of healthcare professionals and other select high risk individuals, as well as the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B. It is available at

In addition to the published recommendations, CDC has produced a frequently asked questions page for HBV infection and HepB vaccination:

Last reviewed: August 19, 2023

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