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Bac Giang receives 13,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine in second period

(BGO) – On April 8, Director of Health Department, Vice Head of the Steering Committee for Covid-19 prevention and control in Bac Giang province informed that in the second period of vaccine distribution from the Ministry of Health, the province received 13,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine. 

It is Covid-19 vaccine AstraZeneca supported by Covax Facility Programme to ensure an equal access to Covid-19 vaccines among the countries.

In second period, HCM and Hanoi cities received the most of vaccines, including over 56,000 doses for HCMC and over 53,000 doses for Hanoi. Bac Giang is one of the localities with big quantity of vaccine distribution nationwide.

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The medical staff at Medical Center in Luc Ngan district receives Covid-19 vaccine.

The Health Department instructed the provincial Center of Disease Control to receive and restore the vaccines correctly as procedure, quality and start the vaccination right after receiving the doses for proper subjects as regulated in Government’s Resolution No.21/NQ-CP dated on February 26, 2021 about buying and using vaccine.

The vaccination should be done before May 15 as regulation of Ministry of Health. Regarding the cases with one injection in the first period, they will be injected the second dose after 4 weeks.

In the first period, 3,500 medical officers and staff working at the front line to prevent and control Covid-19 pandemic received the vaccines in the province.


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