HBV Guidelines and Recommendations

Update on Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis B: Hepatitis B Guidance (2018), AASLD

Universal Hepatitis B Vaccination in Adults Aged 19-59 Years: Updated Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (2022), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recommendations for Identification and Public Health Management of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection (2008), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HBV Continuing Education and Training

Hepatitis B Online, University of Washington
Free online training for diagnosing, monitoring, managing, and preventing hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. In addition to free training resources, there are free CME credits and contact hours, clinical calculators, and education on HBV medications and vaccinations.

Hepatitis B ECHO, Hepatitis B Foundation
Nationally recognized education model using adult learning techniques and interactive video technology. The model connects groups of community providers with specialists in regular real-time collaborative sessions. The sessions are designed around case-based learning and mentorship to expand provider capacity at the primary care level to diagnose, treat and manage hepatitis B.

HBV Quick Reference Tools

Hepatitis B Vaccination: Information for Healthcare Providers, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Clinical information on hepatitis B including hepatitis B in pregnancy, immunization recommendations, and other resources for healthcare providers.

Hepatitis B Management: Guidance for the Primary Care Provider, University of Washington
This document is to provide simplified, up-to-date, and accessible guidance for primary care medical providers related to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of hepatitis B virus.

Ask the Experts: Hepatitis B, immunize.org
An extensive list of clinical questions and answers about hepatitis B vaccination.

Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B Vaccines: Be Sure Your Patients Get the Correct Dose, immunize.org
Guidance on the recommended dosages and schedules for hepatitis B vaccines.

Hepatitis B Toolkit, CME Toolkit
This toolkit features experts’ perspectives on preventing, detecting, and managing hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections with a focus on high-risk, underserved populations, such as veterans, inmates, and people from regions where HBV is endemic (e.g. Asian and African countries and the Pacific Islands).

Point-of-Care Toolkit for Hepatitis B Screening and Care, PRIME
This toolkit provides tips and tools to improve HBV screening, treatment, monitoring, or counseling.

HBV Financial Assistance Resources

Hepatitis B Medication Assistance Programs, Hepatitis B Foundation
This website outlines the medication assistance programs that are available for treatment and management of hepatitis B, including manufacturer assistance programs and foundation grants.