More than 10 people take part enjoying a party in a house located in Callao. When discovered, they turned off the lights of the house and threatened the police officers
Agglomeration and disorder on vaccination day. Confused people and endless queues, this is how the first hours of the national vaccination campaign that included immunization against diphtheria were lived.
Prosecutors received 1,893 complaints of corruption during a state of emergency at the national level. Among the complaints, 685 correspond to alleged irregularities in the acquisition and distribution of basic family baskets.
They launch a new call for clinical trials of the possible Sinopharm vaccine. This was reported in a statement by the clinical study centers of the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos and the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia. (Continue reading here )
Meanwhile, the health centers of the regions should be consulted in each Regional Health Directorate. In this sense, the Minister of Health, Pilar Mazzetti, asked for calm from the citizens who made long queues at various posts nationwide. (Find out more here )
Through a statement, the health sector explained that vaccination appointments can be scheduled in the health centers of Metropolitan Lima near your home. However, during Saturday afternoon, the telephone numbers of these establishments were not provided. If you want to know which is your closest center, click HERE.
“In order to avoid crowds, and considering the interest of the public regarding the vaccination of adults, the population is informed that the health establishments will attend this vaccination from Monday to Saturday, by appointment,” reported the Minsa.
The Ministry of Health (Minsa) reported that people who failed to receive the vaccine against diphtheria and other diseases during the second National Vaccination Day, will be able to do so from Monday to Saturday, by prior appointment at health facilities.
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Mazzetti assured that the delay that occurred last Saturday “today has been overcome”, and that “long conversations” have been held so that vaccines are not lacking. (Find out more here )
The head of the sector gave these statements while supervising a vaccination day against this disease and tetanus in Callao.
“It is important that everyone knows that they can attend to get vaccinated [contra la difteria] throughout the week, “he told the press. “It is not necessary to arrive so early. Do not forget that we are vaccinating in health centers. In such a way that a vaccine can be accessed more simply with an appointment, “he added.
The Minister of Health, Pilar Mazzetti, highlighted this Sunday to the population that they can go to get vaccinated against diphtheria and other diseases “throughout the week” in various health centers.
Pilar Mazzetti asked not to arrive so early at the vaccination centers
On the other hand, given the large influx of people at the vaccination points, Mazzetti indicated that “I did not expect it.” In that sense, he asked citizens to remain calm and not cause agglomerations because we are still in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Find out more here )
“During the week, the first level establishments, posts and health centers will also open hours so that adults can be vaccinated calmly. (…) We are coordinating with the Armed Forces and the police to initiate the possibility of getting vaccinated at night, because adults work. Therefore, we are going to open vaccination points at night that we will already be informing them ”, declared Pilar Mazzetti to the press.
Likewise, Mazzetti emphasized that care in health centers or posts will be by appointment. He added that the possibility of night vaccinations is also being coordinated with the Armed Forces and the Police.
The Minister of Health, Pilar Mazzetti, reported this Saturday that vaccination against diphtheria and other diseases as immunopreventable, such as tuberculosis, polio, pneumonia, measles, rubella, chickenpox and more, will continue during the week to avoid crowds at the points of vaccination.
Immunizations against diphtheria and other diseases would also take place at night, Mazzetti announced
Ministerial resolution No. 350-2020-Minsa specifies that only sports that do not involve physical contact can be performed: walking, walking, jogging, Pilates, cycling, skating, among others. In this way, team sports, such as soccer, are still prohibited because they cannot be carried out without social distancing between the participants. (Find out more here )
Along these lines, outdoor sports activity is allowed as long as it involves sports that do not involve physical contact and can be practiced while maintaining social distancing.
The main activity to be avoided are social and family gatherings, as these are the main means of contagion of the coronavirus (COVID-19), according to health authorities.
This Sunday, November 8, there will be no compulsory social immobilization in all regions of the country; However, the restrictions established within the framework of the State of National Emergency remain in force in order to stop the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19).
Use of private cars, group sports, access to beaches and meetings are prohibited this Sunday