NJ Spotlight News

Monkeypox vaccine: New dosing strategy

Clip: 08/19/2022 | 4m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

By Monday, New Jersey’s 11 clinics administering monkeypox vaccinations will no longer give the regular, one-shot-per-vial dose deep into the arm. The federal government is making 360,000 more vials of vaccine available. But to qualify, health officials say, New Jersey must reduce each dose to one-fifth the regular dose and administer the shots intradermally.

Aired: 08/19/22

Rating: NR

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