Ontario publicly funded shingles (herpes zoster) program1
Updated: August 2022.
Overview: SHINGRIX is covered on the Ontario publicly funded shingles immunization program for Ontario seniors aged 65 to 70 years. Please note: As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and response activities, individuals born in 1949 to 1952 who missed the opportunity to receive the publicly funded shingles vaccine, are eligible to receive SHINGRIX and complete the 2-dose series by December 31, 2023.
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Access: Eligible individuals are able to receive SHINGRIX through their primary healthcare provider.