The vaccine it has a purpose: to lower the numbers of hospitalizations and mortality, as well as to protect the most vulnerable groups from the immunological point of view; older than 55 years, younger (the pediatric doses are already underway and available) and groups with physical or mental comorbidities.
Source: (Public Television News)
The vaccine It was an emergency measure that was taken before the arrival of the coronavirus in the country; however, beyond its implementation, 464 people had to be hospitalized due to contagion in the last week. This means an increase of 43.9% compared to the previous week.
The Ministry of Health issued the latest weekly report on Covid-19: 52,745 new cases were reported and 91 people died from diseases derived from contagion, which implies a rise of 19.73% weekly. Therefore, the vaccine is presented as essential.
The Ministry of Health reported that 107,939,397 doses had been placed since the implementation of the plan. This number breaks down as follows:
- First dose: 40,885,758 people.
- Second dose: 37,706,269 people.
- Booster dose: 26,212,761 people.
- Additional dose: 3,134,609 people.
If you do not know how to act or have side effects that are not compatible with what is reported about inoculationthe Ministry of Health arranged two ways of contact: line 120, 24 hours a day, and a WhatsApp channel: 54 9 11 2256-0566.