The community vaccination center will be closed at the end of September. The Secretary for Civil Service, Nie Dequan, said today (24th) that the recent vaccination situation has been active. If the number of first doses of more than 30,000 people per day is maintained, it is expected that there will be a chance of vaccination by the end of September. Seventy percent of the people in the first injection have reached the herd immunity barrier.
Nie Dequan said that depending on the vaccination situation in the next week, it will be explained in early August whether the opening period of community vaccination centers will be extended.
He also pointed out that the authorities plan to provide "same-day funding" to seniors aged 70 or above by the end of the month. Except for vaccination centers operated by private hospitals, each vaccination center has a daily quota of 200, which is convenient for elderly people who do not know how to make online appointments. vaccine.
Nie Dequan: Unsatisfactory vaccination rate hopes to maintain the first injection of 30,000 people a day
Nie Dequan said on a TV program in Hong Kong and Taiwan that recently, citizens have been vaccinating more actively. In the past week, more than 30,000 people received the first dose every day, but they are still not satisfied with the local vaccination rate and hope to maintain or even speed up the vaccination rate.
He said that many vaccination center operators reported that after a period of time, the center has been operating smoothly and its efficiency has improved. The government has plans to increase the processing capacity of the existing vaccination centers by 3,000 doses per day. Good management".
He pointed out that it will depend on the vaccination situation in the next week, evaluate the utilization rate of each vaccination center and communicate with the operator, and decide whether to extend the opening period of the vaccination center. An announcement will be made in early August.
At the end of the month, it is planned that the elderly will raise 200 daily quotas in each center on the same day
Nie Dequan pointed out that the current elderly vaccination rate is low, and only 28% of people over 60 have received the first dose. He emphasized that as long as the flu vaccine has been vaccinated, the new crown vaccine can be vaccinated.
He said that in order to facilitate the vaccinations for the elderly who do not know how to make online appointments, the plan is to provide "same-day funding" before the end of the month. People aged 70 or above can go to the vaccination centers to collect the vaccination. Each vaccination center has a daily quota of 200 people and can choose the vaccination section Xing or Fubitai will be extended to people aged 60 or above depending on the situation.
Nie Dequan will again. The authorities are considering sending a vaccination outreach team to the area to vaccinate the elders. He believes that the "more on foot", the more elders will be willing to get vaccinated. He continued that the current rate of injections for the elderly in residential care homes is relatively low. 7%, and about 60% of the employees in residential care homes have been vaccinated, and the vaccination rate needs to be increased.
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