The new shipment of 358 doses of vaccines against Covid-19, which arrived in Forquilhinha this Thursday, 29, will be destined for the continuity of the vaccination of people between 35 and 39 years old, in addition to industry employees. There are 138 doses from Pfizer/Comirnaty and another 220 from Coronavac/Butantan, to be destined for the first application.
“The immunizing agents are distributed to the nine basic health units, which is equivalent to approximately 40 doses per unit. The doses continue to be applied in descending order, according to the schedule made by the professionals of the Basic Health Units (UBSs)”, points out the coordinator of Health Surveillance, Fernanda Warmling.
Forquilhinha reached, also on Thursday, 29, the mark of 58.9% of the population over 18 years old vaccinated with at least one dose against Covid-19, as recommended by the Ministry of Health. age should receive the vaccine.
So far, 11,388 people have been immunized with the first dose and 3,877 people with the second. More information can be checked online, through the Forquilhinha Vacinometer.
Writing – Cris Freitas