Monkeypox Resource Page

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IDPH recommends vaccination for people who have been in close contact with people who have Monkeypox.  Currently, people who may be eligible for vaccination include:

  • Named contacts of identified cases of Monkeypox in occupational and community settings and;
  • All sexually active gay, bisexual, other men who have sex with men, and sexually active transgender, non-binary, or gender nonconforming individuals.

Eligible individuals can schedule a vaccination appointment with MCHD by calling 618-692-8954, Ext. 2.