Marios Themistokleous announced in advance that on Monday the Vaccination Committee will announce the extension of the recommendation of a third dose of vaccination for the health and the citizens over 60 years. What the president of EINAP said about the third installment.
As stated by the president of EINAP Matina Pagoni, the health workers reach them 8 months since they made the vaccine which means that should be vaccinated with the 3rd dose as there is direct contact with the patient. He even noted that this should have been done earlier.
In this context, as he said, the 3the dose for health and above 60 while he underlined that the appointments for the high risk groups are already running. "Based on the studies, this is done correctly", noted features.
Asked about the choice to be vaccinated initially with the third dose 60 years and over and the health, explained that in Greece we go slower as far as the suggestions are concerned compared to the other countries as we wait for the studies and then we move on. "There is not as much material as foreign countries have with millions vaccinated," he said.
Both Ms. Pagoni and Mr.. Kapravelos stressed to SKAI that over time the efficiency decreases.
Alongside, Ms. Pagoni expressed the concern of experts about the low rates of vaccinations in children and said that there may be an increase with the opening of schools.
She said that vaccinations in children 12-15 years are just reaching 13% and children 15-17 years just at 21 and appealed to parents in consultation with their pediatrician to proceed with the vaccination of their children.
He noted, among other things, that experts will have a clearer picture of the evolution of the coronavirus at Christmas in early October and late September..
We do not get rid of this disease easily, stated characteristically.
On Monday the announcements for the third installment
Yesterday, the secretary of Primary Health Care announced that on Monday the Vaccination Committee will announce the extension of the recommendation of a third dose of vaccination for the health and the citizens over 60 years.
"The effort is focused on vaccinating more and more citizens," said Marios Themistokleous, speaking to Parapolitika 90,1. "The vaccine must be given to protect oneself, the people he loves and build the wall of immunity ".
The announcements are expected to be made in Monday's briefing by Maria Theodoridou.