This toolkit is designed to help raise awareness about meningococcal serogroup B disease (often referred to as meningitis B) and to encourage your patients to ask about meningitis B vaccination in your pharmacy. Many people aren’t aware that the meningitis B vaccine became available in 2014 and chances are they haven’t been vaccinated. Whether you simply want to create awareness about the meningitis B vaccination or are having a designated event, the tools below will help you get the word out in your community. You can
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or each component separately by clicking on the orange links below. Please note that these materials may not be altered other than to fill in event details where indicated.
Create Awareness in Your Community
Meningococcal disease is an uncommon but serious infectious illness that historically in the US is caused by 5 different serogroups, including meningitis B. Educating appropriate patients about the meningitis B vaccine can help increase vaccination rates in your community. Use the resources below to help initiate conversations.