GPs back funding for meningococcal B vax

Most GPs think meningococcal B vaccine should be added to the National Immunisation Program as a high priority and provided for free, SA researchers find.

In a survey of more than 500 Adelaide GPs regarding their attitudes toward the new vaccine, 93% agreed it should be Medicare-funded for children, even though only 39% reported having personal or professional experience with invasive meningococcal disease.

Surevy respondents ranked funding for meningococcal B