07 Apr 2016
Temporary Hep A vaccination recommendation for Greece liftedThe temporary recommendation to consider Hepatitis A vaccination for those travelling to affected areas in Greece has been removed
In December 2015 Public Health England identified a small cluster of Hepatitis A infections in UK traveller who had returned from the island of Rhodes in Greece . No further cases have been reported and therefore the temporary recommendation to consider Hepatitis A vaccination for those travelling to affected areas such as Faliraki has been removed .
- Public Health England. Personal communication. Travel and Migrant Health Section, Public Health England, 23 December 2015.
- National Travel Health Network and Centre News Item 24 December 2015. Hepatitis A cluster in travellers returning from Rhodes, Greece.