MoH: Coronavirus vaccination to resume as consignments arrive

SourceSaudi Gazette
SectorHealthcare
CountrySaudi Arabia

RIYADH — Dr. Muhammad Al-Abdel Ali, spokesman of the Ministry of Health, announced the arrival of new consignments of coronavirus vaccines for their distribution at vaccination centers in various regions of the Kingdom.He called on all those who received the first dose of the vaccine to schedule a new date to obtain the second dose.Addressing the daily press briefing on coronavirus situation here on Sunday, the spokesman urged all citizens and expatriates to register via the Sehhaty app to obtain the vaccine.“The current phase of the epidemiological curve for infections is a sensitive phase that requires utmost keenness and care,” Al-Abdel Ali said. He called on all to strictly comply with the precautionary measures, such as maintaining social distance, continue wearing masks and washing hands.Deputy Minister of Health for Public Health Dr. Hani Joukhadar said on Saturday that those who had received first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine will be rescheduled to obtain the second dose in the coming week.The delivery schedules of Pfizer vaccines all over the world had ...read more...