The health portfolio, together with the Ministry of Security, began the distribution of 150 thousand doses of the first component of the Sputnik V vaccine. It is the second batch of the first 300 thousand doses imported in December, destined for health personnel between 18 and 59 years old. who works in intensive care and in microbiology laboratories in large urban areas in the 24 jurisdictions of the country.
It is estimated that at the end of this week they will already be available throughout the country. Carla Vizzotti, Secretary of Access to Health, estimated that the 150 thousand doses will be distributed in urban centers “where the pandemic has had the greatest impact and there are more risks of a second wave.”
123,000 doses were assigned to the Province of Buenos Aires; 23,200 to the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires; 2800 to Catamarca; 7800 to Chaco; 3,000 to Chubut; 22 thousand to Córdoba; 6800 to Corrientes; 10,200 to Entre Ríos; 3400 to Formosa; 4600 to Jujuy; 2200 to La Pampa; 2600 to La Rioja; 11 thousand to Mendoza; 5200 to Missions; 3600 to Neuquén; 4400 to Río Negro; 8200 to Salta; 4600 to San Juan; 3400 to San Luis; 24 thousand to Santa Fe; 6 thousand to Santiago del Estero; 1200 to Tierra del Fuego and 1400 to Tucumán.
The distribution operation has a real-time monitoring system and delivery is made in proportion to the target population.