Last week a new shipment of 400,000 doses arrived
On Thursday, the Buenos Aires government will start vaccinating people against COVID-19 Over 70 years old Those who have expressed an interest in getting vaccinated, from informed sources to the executive authority.
The speakers explained that the vaccination process for this age group will begin in all parts of the governorate 400,000 doses of the Sputnik V vaccine that arrived in the country last week from Russia. The province is responsible for 40%, that’s 160,000 doses. In addition, they clarified that shifts and designated places for people over the age of 70 who have registered to receive vaccinations have already been reported.Axel Kisilov, Governor of the Province of Buenos Aires
At the same time, the government specified that so far, Enrollees over 70 total 462,239: Total: 335,396 between 70 and 79 years old; 111,960 over 80; 14,750 over 90; And about 160 over 100.
The government explained in an email that reached many of those who registered on the official website to receive their vaccine: “As part of the regional, general, free and voluntary vaccination plan against COVID-19, the mass immunization phase begins with the arrival of new doses.”
“This week, the vaccination process for registered health teams will end, at the same time that the doses will continue to be applied to faculty members belonging to the at-risk groups,” As well as the elderly who reside in long-stay institutions in coordination with PAMI.Email details.
Meanwhile, he concluded:Likewise, it will start vaccinating people over the age of 70 who have registered on the web or on the Buenos Aires Vacunate app. For this reason, they are required to be attentive as corresponding shifts will begin to be notified by mail or phone.Nicholas Trotta
From the Ministry of Health reported, In parallel, this week he will also start vaccinating teachers, in the face of returning to lessons face to face.
In this context, the Minister of Education for the Nation, Nicholas Trotta, commented this morning that many within that group who will start vaccinating them there are teachers, but that “They will be vaccinated because they are part of that at-risk group.”.
Likewise, Trotta specified that the teachers, who number 1.4 million across the country, are “one of the five priority groups,” and explained that according to the vaccination arrangement, the first level would be vaccinated, then special education and the first cycle of elementary school.Already 1.2 million Sputnik-V vaccines have arrived in the country
At gba.gob.ar/vacunate/, citizens of Bonaeres can access the regional plan to combat Covid-19, which has A shift manager so that the vaccination is orderly and fast-moving and does not mean the risk of crowding people at the vaccination points.
Regarding the vaccination campaign, Governor Axel Kisilov praised the local health workers and urged them to participate in the regional Coronavirus vaccination plan so that the citizens of the county can “Be part of the solution.”
And the Prime Minister of Buenos Aires expressed this on his official account on Twitter, indicating that “The sacrifice of health workers is one of the greatest manifestations of commitment and solidarity for the people of Buenos Aires.”
Kicillof retweeted a post from the county health minister, Daniel Golan Who posted a video of health workers receiving Supnik V.
“It is exciting to see health workers who have received the vaccine and to feel that the end of this nightmare is near. They lost many companions and companions. They are honored in every hospital and they know now that they are stronger to keep waging the battle, ”the Minister of Health emphasized.
Yesterday, the Buenos Aires government confirmed that the cases of Coronavirus have reached 846968, after 1,369 new infections were confirmed in the past 24 hours. According to the portfolio led by Daniel Golan, 25,529 people have died in the province of Buenos Aires since the start of the epidemic in the country, in March 2020.
Of the total infected, 49.5% are men. 49% of women and there are 1.5% “without data”. Of all cases, 75.5% are community-based infections; 13% due to close contact with confirmed cases; 6.7% cause is under investigation; The official report indicated that 4.1% of health workers and the rest are imported.
The report said the occupancy level of adult intensive care beds in the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area of Buenos Aires (AMBA) is 58.8%. In parallel, 231,980 people have already been reported to be vaccinated.
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