MÉRIDA, Yuc.- From this Thursday and see you tomorrow Friday 4th September, children, adolescents and older adults, beneficiaries and non-beneficiaries, can go to the 24 Family Medicine Units of the IMSS to receive vaccinations for free.
Vaccination posts are open during business hours 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., where minors and older adults can be vaccinated with all hygiene and safety measures.
Regarding vaccination schedules, children from 0 to 8 years Hexavalent biologics (which covers diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, poliomyelitis and haemophilus influenzae type B and hepatitis B) will be applied to them; SRP or triple viral (covers measles, rubella and mumps – mumps -), and against pneumococcus.
Adolescents from 10 to 19 years of age will receive the MR or double viral vaccine, which is against measles and rubella.
Older adults will receive the pneumococcal vaccine.
People will only have to present their national vaccination card and children must be accompanied by a single adult.