Ibaneis announces booster doses for healthcare professionals in DF
Posted 02/02/2021 19:16 / Updated 10/2/2021 19:30
Saturday morning (2/10), the Federal District received a new batch of vaccines, with 64,350 doses of Pfizer. Of this total, 53,820 will be allocated to the booster dose for health workers. The announcement was made by Governor Ibañes Rocha (MDB) via Twitter.
According to the local chief executive, the remainder of the doses, 10530, will be for the booster dose for the elderly. Ibanes also mentioned that vaccination strategies for healthcare professionals will be discussed by the DF vaccination committee on Monday (4/10).
Friday (10/10), A The Department of Health announced the application of the booster dose for people aged 70 and over in DF. The booster is applied to those who completed a vaccination cycle with the second dose at least six months ago. To get vaccinated, all you need to do is go to the nearest vaccination point with your identity document and your vaccination record proving your D2 date.
Today, Saturday, the Department of Health (SES-DF) reported eight deaths from the novel Corona virus and 593 cases of the disease recorded in the past 24 hours, according to the dossier’s epidemiological bulletin.
The deaths occurred between September 23 and current Saturday, and today three people have died from the disease. Among the victims, two were between 40 and 59 years old and six between 70 and over 80 years old. All with comorbidities.