And if you have, have you gotten the second one? The initial dose provides 95% protections, but the second dose is recommended for long-term protection.
Either way, the Department of Health here in Marion county is providing both immunizations for free in their offices and at pop-up locations throughout the county. It is important that everyone gets vaccinated as Florida had over 3,000 people get infected last year and Marion county had over 140 of those cases!
If you or someone you know needs information on Hepatitis A vaccinations or other health related resources 211 is available 24/7, 365 days a year and can be reached by dialing 211, texting your zip code to 898-211, chat or visiting our online database!