Immunisation resources for health professionals
Tasmanian Immunisation Strategy 2019-2024
- The Tasmanian Immunisation Strategy provides guidelines for administering publicly funded vaccines.
- It has been developed within the context of the National Immunisation Strategy and national policy.
- It provides clear direction for immunisation service providers and Tasmanians.
Japanese Encephalitis virus (JEV) vaccination program
The Tasmanian Department of Health has secured a limited supply of JEV vaccines in response to the 2022 outbreak affecting south-eastern Australia.
Certain risk groups are being prioritised for vaccination based on nationally endorsed eligibility criteria.