The Saudi Ministry of Health has started delivering the first dose of the corona vaccine to the 12 to 18 age group in its centers spread across the Saudi regions by registering via the Sehaty application and receiving an appointment and demanding the initiative to register through the My Health application to take the vaccine on the dates set for them. With the need to adhere to preventive measures such as wearing a mask, social distancing, sterilizing hands and not shaking hands to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
The Ministry of Health confirmed that the protection against infection with corona complications reaches more than 90%, God willing, by taking the corona vaccine, and urged everyone to take the initiative in the application “My Health” register to receive the corona vaccine to maintain the health and safety of all members of society.
Give the vaccine to ages 12-18.
And previously, the Saudi Ministry of Health announced the implementation of a new phase of the national campaign for immunization with the corona vaccine, in which the vaccine “Pfizer” will be administered after the approval of the age group (12-18) years of the Food and Drug General Authority and the completion of all scientific studies that have confirmed the effectiveness of the vaccine and its results for this category.
She explained that this move is a continuation of her efforts to expand vaccine administration after 70% of the adult population in Saudi Arabia was vaccinated, which recently started giving the second dose to people over 50 years old decrease steadily at the time of the second dose being given, based on progress in community coverage, priority categories and vaccine availability, emphasizing that the national campaign for the corona vaccine is on track.