In 2018, the Centre for Health Protection launched the Vaccination Subsidy Scheme (VSS) for children aged 6 months to 12 years and attending primary school in Hong Kong. The VSS will be launched for the 2020/2021 influenza season in October 2020. Please kindly note that the influenza vaccine will not be administered at school.
The vaccination covers:
- an A/Guangdong-Maonan/SWL1536/2019 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus
- an A/Hong Kong/2671/2019 (H3N2)-like virus
- a B/Washington/02/2019-like virus
- aB/Phuket/3073/2013-like virus
Please see the attached leaflet:
For further information and a list of participating doctors please visit the links below:
List of Enrolled Healthcare Service Providers (please click on “Scheme” tab)
Should you have any questions, please contact the Vaccination Office at 2125 2125.
The Medical Team