Covid-19: “Open house” vaccination available for people over 30

According to an announcement by the Shared Services of the Ministry of Health (SPMS)

People aged 30 or over can, as of this Tuesday, February 1, receive the booster dose of the Covid-19 vaccine in the “open house” modality, announced the Shared Services of the Ministry of Health (SPMS). ).

“The “open house” modality is now available to citizens aged 30 or over who have completed the primary vaccination schedule against Covid-19 150 or more days ago,” the SPMS said in a statement.

According to the same source, this type of vaccination is also available for people aged 18 and over who were vaccinated with Janssen for at least 90 days.

"To be vaccinated, just go directly to the vaccination center, without the need for any kind of appointment or prior contact", says the statement.

In addition to the “open house”, the self-scheduling vaccination portal allows, from Monday, to schedule the first dose of the vaccine for children from 5 to 11 years old, who will be vaccinated next weekend.

This marking online and it allows children to be vaccinated in a “pediatric environment” and in the most convenient location, according to the availability and installed capacity of existing vaccination posts, the SPMS said.