I am an acupuncturist and my registration body suggests to...

Question: 

I am an acupuncturist and my registration body suggests to immunized Hep B. Is Heptitis B vaccination covered for health care provider in BC/

Answer: 

The hepatitis B vaccine is provided by employers for health care workers and others at occupational risk of exposure to blood or body fluids. There is no charge to the employee; vaccine and administration costs are the responsibility of the employer.  This is in accordance with WorkSafe BC regulations.  You will need to contact your employer for more information. 

For more information about the hepatitis B vaccine, see the HealthLinkBC File: Hepatitis B Vaccine