Gov’t to prioritize 3M unvaccinated seniors

15/01/2022 1:06:00 AM

Amid the surge of cases brought by the Omicron variant, the National Task Force Against COVID-19 (NTF) said it would continue to prioritize the inoculation of unvaccinated individuals over the

The NTF Against COVID-19 said it would continue to prioritize the inoculation of unvaccinated individuals over the administration of booster shots for those who have completed their primary doses. | dexcabalzaINQ krixiasINQ /PDI

Amid the surge of cases brought by the Omicron variant, the National Task Force Against COVID-19 (NTF) said it would continue to prioritize the inoculation of unvaccinated individuals over the

He clarified, however, that the administration of booster shots to eligible individuals would not slow down, and would rather continue to be ramped up since the country has enough vaccine supplies for primary doses and booster shots.Ben Rosario Arm twisting in order to force citizens to get vaccinated may not be the best strategy in pursuing this objective but providing free and accessible tests for everybody is.Stephanie Bernardino Sharon Cuneta (Instagram) Megastar Sharon Cuneta happily shared with her followers an update about her and her family’s COVID-19 recovery journey.As of January 12, all of the ships carrying passengers that are currently monitored under the agency's cruise ship color status system were listed as yellow, indicating that the volume of COVID-19 cases reported has met the CDC's threshold for investigation.

58.5M get 1st dose According to Galvez, the country has around 100 million doses stored in warehouses, which would be enough to cover 28 to 30 million unvaccinated individuals and 25 million individuals needing booster shots.Manny Pacquiao gave this view as he dared government to give free rapid antigen or RT-PCR tests for everybody to protect people from being infected with the dreaded COVID-19.According to figures from the DOH as of Jan.Sharon, however, said that she has been tested negative for COVID-19 despite her husband’s condition.13, only 58.Pacquiao is among the political leaders who thumbed down the ‘no vaxx, no ride’ policy of the Department of Transportation.5 million or 53 percent of the country’s more than 110 million have received at least a single dose of the COVID-19 vaccine."I think the conditional sail order and the fact that the industry has stepped up and is now interested in doing and exceeding, as you know, the compliance with the sail order without the order even necessarily needing to be in place is a real testimony to how well that has worked," said CDC Director Dr.

The national government aims to fully vaccinate at least 77 million Filipinos in the first quarter of this year, and inoculate 90 million by the end of the second quarter.He said mass testing and systematic contact tracing would allow health authorities to properly segregate and isolate those who are sick without the need to curtail the basic rights of those who are unvaccinated.Sharon said that she got worried the most for her children.“This current Omicron surge will target the unvaccinated.To all the [local governments] let us call on our constituents to get vaccinated to prevent them contracting severe complications, hospitalization, or the worst death,” he said.Pacquiao said that antigen testing facilities should be established in every barangay, in health centers, in malls, and even in workplaces.Meanwhile, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) maintained that its order to barangay officials to prepare an inventory of unvaccinated residents was lawful and does not violate the people’s right to privacy.Jonathan Malaya, spokesperson for the DILG, slammed the statement of ACT-Teachers party list Rep..Those ships choosing not to participate will be designated gray.

France Castro, saying the list of unvaccinated individuals was a “witch hunt.” ADVERTISEMENT Inventory of unvaxxed “To call the President’s directive as well as the ordinances passed by the [local governments] as a witch hunt is completely irresponsible and uncalled for.We are facing an unprecedented global health emergency and we need to protect the unvaccinated,” Malaya said in a statement on Friday.“Again, the purpose of the inventory is to protect the unvaccinated from getting sick and dying as well as to protect our health-care system from being overwhelmed.How is that a witch hunt?” he added." Industry group Cruise Lines International Association said the CDC's move to a voluntary program"recognizes the cruise industry's unwavering commitment to providing some of the highest levels of COVID-19 mitigation found in any industry.

In a memorandum circular, Interior Secretary Eduardo Año earlier ordered all the 42,046 barangays in the country to submit to the DILG a list of all of its vaccinated residents.This was in line with the pronouncement of President Duterte to restrict the movement of unvaccinated people—who number more than 51.6 million, or 46 percent of the country’s more than 110 million population.Castro earlier said the DILG policy was unconstitutional and violative of a person’s right to privacy.Detained Sen.This story was first published on CNN.

Leila de Lima also expressed “serious concern” about the directive, saying “it has high potential for privacy rights and other human rights violations.For more news about the novel coronavirus click What you need to know about Coronavirus.For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this.

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