The Local Task Force for COVID-19 Vaccine Deployment (LTFCVD) officially launched the municipal-wide vaccine rollout, Camalig National High School main vaccination center, Brgy. Ilawod, Camalig, Albay.
Day 1 of the vaccination is set to inoculate a total of thirty (30) Frontline Health Workers with Sinovac.
In reference to the guidelines by the Department of Health (DOH), Frontline Health Workers belong to the A.1 priority group considering their functions and responsibilities especially in strengthening the local government’s pandemic response and recovery efforts.
The main vaccination center is divided into six (6) sections specifically, the waiting area, registration area, health education and final consent area, vital signs and health assessment/screening area, vaccination area, and post-vaccination monitoring area – the entire vaccination process is expected to take at least an hour per vaccinee.
To ensure public health and safety, both implementers and participants strictly followed minimum public health standards set by the Department of Health (DOH).
The vaccine rollout in Camalig, Albay is expected to cater 45,000 of the targeted population with the end view of achieving herd immunity to finally put an end to the transmission of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Article by: Mr. Tim L. Florece, PIO