In addition to testing all pregnant women, infants born to infected mothers, household contacts and sex partners of infected individuals, and people with HIV, providers should now test:
- People born in Asia, Africa, and other regions with 2% or higher prevalence of chronic HBV infections. (It was formerly 8% prevalence)
- Men who have sex with men and injection drug users.
- People with abnormal liver function tests not explained by other conditions
- People who require immunosuppressive therapy