Even those who have recovered from Covid-19 are advised to receive the complete schedule of Covid vaccine irrespective of their past history of infection, the health ministry said and emphasised that this would help in developing a strong immune response against the disease.
"Simply requesting proof of receipt of a COVID-19 vaccination is not likely to elicit information about a disability and, therefore, is not a disability-related inquiry", they explained.
Malkin's practice has also applied to become a vaccine distributor but is focusing on the newly FDA-authorized Moderna vaccine, which will be easier to handle because it doesn't have the same extreme temperature storage requirements as the Pfizer doses. "Karen and I wanted to step forward and take this vaccine to assure the American people that while we cut red tape, we cut no corners".
Adm. Brett Giroir, who oversees the White House's coronavirus testing strategy, on Sunday addressed "scattered reports" of allergic reactions among people who have received the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
On Nov 24, Malaysia announced that it would be acquiring its initial supply for 12.8 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines from Pfizer to meet 20% of its immunisation needs or 6.4 million people for free.
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President-elect Joe Biden pledged earlier this month to have 100 million vaccine doses distributed in his first 100 days in office, and his surgeon general nominee, Vivek Murthy, said Sunday that it's still a realistic goal.
"The latest electoral roll for Lok Sabha and legislative Assembly election will be used to identify the population aged 50 years or more", as per the guidelines issued.
According to BBC, it was the first of 800,000 doses of the vaccine that will be dispensed in the coming weeks.
The vaccine had been under review since mid-October with dossiers submitted on an ongoing basis, it said. "We are in the Covid-19 unit, so, therefore, you know, my team will be getting the first chances to get the vaccine". The clinic is expected to run from Monday to Wednesday. Deliveries are scheduled to start before the end of December.
With all three manufacturers' vaccines, two doses are required per person.