All high school seniors offered free meningococcal vaccine to combat rising W strain

By Kate Aubusson
Updated February 6 2017 - 12:36pm, first published 12:00pm
180,000 students will be offered the new vaccination in Term Two as part of a new NSW Health program
180,000 students will be offered the new vaccination in Term Two as part of a new NSW Health program

All NSW students in year 11 and 12 will be offered the free meningococcal vaccination to combat the rise in W strain cases and protect them against the potentially fatal disease.

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