INFO TO FOLLOW – Vaccination soon possible in the workplace
Occupational physicians will be able to administer the AstraZeneca vaccine from February 25 to employees aged 50 to 64 with co-morbidities, the Secretary of State in charge of pensions and occupational health said today.
They ” must approach the dispensary pharmacy of their choice, to identify themselves and obtain doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine (…) », Specifies the press release of the Secretary of State.
“(…) Their intervention is carried out in strict compliance with the ethical rules related to the consent of individuals, medical confidentiality and the confidentiality of vaccinations vis-à-vis the employer. », He recalls.
THE NUMBER – 4,500 doses for the Alpes-Maritimes
The prefect of the Alpes-Maritimes Bernard Gonzalez has promised an “acceleration” of the vaccination campaign in the department, where some 4,500 doses of vaccine Pfizer should be received in the next few days. That is 1,000 more than what the authorities had already promised during the visit of Minister of Health Olivier Véran to Nice on Saturday.
As a reminder, the Alpes-Maritimes department has a little over a million inhabitants, according to INSEE in 2017.
At the same time, a territorialized reconfinement is coming …