The Vaccination Portal opens today at 7:30 in the morning for people aged 33-35.
It will remain open for the above age group until tomorrow, June 3, at 5:30 pm.
According to the Ministry of Health, the Vaccination Portal will reopen on Friday, June 4, at 07:30 for citizens aged 30-32 and will remain open until Saturday, June 5, at 17:30.
Receiving quantities of vaccines
Regarding the receipt of vaccines, the Ministry of Health recently stated that within June, a total of 350,000 doses of the four licensed vaccines are expected to be received.
Specifically, 201,000 doses of the Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine, 24,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine, 90,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine and 20,000 Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be received.
Administration of AstraZeneca vaccine
Regarding the vaccination with AstraZeneca vaccine, following the recommendations of the Scientific Advisory Committee on Coronavirus, the Ministry of Health reminded that those who have received the first dose of this vaccine and have not experienced a serious side effect after vaccination, will They should be vaccinated with the 2nd dose, taking into account that only with the completion of the vaccination is complete shielding against the virus offered.
Also, people under the age of 50 who have not been vaccinated are encouraged to choose an mRNA vaccine. However, all people regardless of age will continue to have a choice of all available vaccines.
In addition, according to the Ministry, text messages are being sent to reschedule the vaccination with the 2nd dose of AstraZeneca, to note that the delay was due to a delay in the delivery of a quantity of vaccines, which is expected to be received on Sunday.
Therefore, he adds, the beneficiaries will be informed within the next few days about the new date of their appointment.