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They enable vaccination for people over 45 in the City: since when and how to sign up

2021-06-18T02:40:34.698Z

Registration begins at 8.30. With the AstraZeneca vaccines, second doses also arrived among those who turn 120 days from the first application.



06/15/2021 7:00 AM

  • Clarín.com

  • Cities

Updated 06/15/2021 7:00 AM

The City enables this Tuesday,

at 8.30,

vaccination for those over 45 years of the general population.

To register you have to access the page of the Buenos Aires Government and enter the data requested by the page.

In the form you have to upload an email and a mobile phone.

There, later,

a link

will arrive

to choose the turn and the place to get vaccinated.

The City thus advances with

the general population,

after having completed most of the stages of the groups considered target or at risk, among whom are health personnel, adults over 65 years of age, strategic personnel, among whom are teachers and police officers, and

neighbors with risk factors

for having previous illnesses.

The objective, as proposed throughout the country, is to vaccinate the majority of the population with at least one dose in order to achieve the first step towards immunity and

reduce the risk of infection

and at the same time suffering from disease. serious.

As of Sunday night, the jurisdiction had received 1,481,812 doses and had applied 1,444,225.

Although 22,188 were applied this weekend (13,756 on Saturday and 8,432 on Sunday), the authorities indicate that due to logistics and available vaccines they are capable of giving

up to 30 thousand vaccines per day.

It happened, for example, on June 3, when 29,117 people were vaccinated.


Starting this Tuesday in the City, those over 45 can sign up to get vaccinated.

Photo Maxi Failla

But this week the campaign will pick up pace again with the arrival of two batches of AstraZeneca.

It is about 1,745,200 doses, of which the City receives between 122,164 and 157,068 doses (between 7 and 9%)

Since last week, those

between 50 and 59 years of age

have been vaccinated

.

It is estimated that there are 330,622, according to project data from Statistics and Censuses of the City, prepared based on the last national census, from 2010. 

As for those

between 45 and 49 years old

, there are around 207,663 people (99,170 men and 108,493 women).

Both in the range of +50, and in the +45, many have already been vaccinated through other previous instances.

At the same time, the City Government will use the AstraZeneca vaccines (there are no differences between component 1 and 2) to complete the schedules of

some 30 thousand people, mostly older adults

, who received the first vaccine almost ago. twelve weeks, the stipulated time between the first application and the second.

As for the six stages foreseen for the target groups in the original planning, according to information from the Buenos Aires government, most are advanced or complete.

Only number 6 remains, which includes

other strategic groups.

There are university teachers from the University of Buenos Aires, who do not give face-to-face classes. 

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Source: clarin

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