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hMPXV (Monkeypox) Health Guide for Seattle

hMPXV vaccination event flyer

Community Vaccination Clinic for hMPXV

On Saturday, August 6, 2022 there will be a community vaccination event for hMPXV (Monkeypox). The JYNNEOS Vaccine will be available for folks 18+ from 12pm to 6pm at Seattle Central College – 1701 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122 Rm BE-1110. The vaccine is free regardless of immigration status or insurance, though it will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For accommodations, please email [email protected] or call 206-477-3977.  Masks and social distancing required.

Please note: This event will be hosted by Public Health – Seattle & King County. Seattle’s LGBTQ+ Center does not have an active role in the event operations.

Initial Criteria for Vaccination:

  1. People who report high-risk exposure to a person with diagnosed monkeypox infection.
  2. Vaccination is prioritized for people who meet both criteria.
    • Gay, bisexual, or other men or transgender people who have sex with men AND
    • At least one of the following:
      • More than 10 sex partners in the prior 3 months
      • History of early syphilis or gonorrhea in the prior year
      • Methamphetamine use in the prior month
      • Attendance at a bathhouse, other public sex venue, or group sex (sex including at least 3 people at the same time) in the prior 3 months
      • Experiencing homelessness/unstable housing AND currently living in a congregate setting AND had any sexual activity in the prior 3 months.

      People who are high risk close contacts of people diagnosed for monkeypox are also prioritized for vaccine.

Spanish version of community vaccination event flyer for monkeypox

Evento Comunitario de Vacuna Contra Monkeypox

Acompáñenos para un evento comunitario de vacuna en Seattle Central College. La vacuna es gratis y se ofrece independientemente del seguro médico o inmigracion. Tendremos la vacuna de JYNNEOS para monkeypox para los que tienen más de 18 años.

Donde: 1701 broadway, Seattle, WA 98122 Rm BE-1110
Hora: 12:00 P – 6:00 P para el publico. 10:00 A – 11:30 A para organizaciones comunitarias
Fecha: Sábado – el 6 de agosto del 2022

Para más información sobre la seguridad, los efectos secundarios, y lo que pasará durante este evento sigue esta pagina de web: https://www.cdc.gov/spanish/monkeypox/index.html

Si necesiten adaptaciones para una discapacidad: [email protected] o llama al 206-477-3977.

Las mascarillas y el distanciamiento social son requeridos.