This Saturday (24) will be the last with the application of the vaccine against Covid-19 in Porto Alegre. According to the city hall, the decision was taken by the Municipal Health Department after evaluating the flow of care. The analysis pointed 81.8% drop in the number of doses applied in the last two months.
According to the municipality, in August, the average was 1,100 doses and, in September, 200. Based on the survey, the secretariat is reorganizing the team schedules as of October 1st, concentrating vaccination from Monday to Fridayreinforced in units with extended shift up to 22h.
This Saturday (14), vaccination against flu and Covid-19 will take place at Lindóia Shopping, from 9 am to 4 pm. There will be doses for children, adolescents and adults, as well as a polio vaccine for children under five.
Children – This Saturday, the first dose against Covid-19 will be available for children aged five to 11 years. The second dose of Coronavac and Pfizer will be offered to children vaccinated 28 days and eight weeks ago, respectively.
To receive the first dose, it is necessary to present the identity document of the father, mother or legal guardian and of the child. Parents must be present at the time of vaccination. In case of absence, vaccination must be authorized by a written consent form signed by the person accompanying the child at the time of vaccination.
Adults – The first dose for the adult population will be offered to all persons aged 12 years and over. The second dose will be available for those vaccinated with AstraZeneca, Pfizer or Janssen for eight weeks and Coronavac for 28 days. The third dose will be available to all people aged 12 and over who have been vaccinated for at least four months.
Fourth dose – The fourth dose will be available to people aged 20 and over who have been vaccinated for at least four months and healthcare and health care professionals aged 18 and over who have been vaccinated for at least four months. Immunocompromised patients 12 years of age and older should receive an additional dose two months after the primary regimen.
Documentation – To receive the vaccine, you must present proof of identity with CPF and vaccination card. Immunocompromised patients must also present proof of their health condition, through a medical certificate, hospital discharge note or medication prescription. Health professionals must present proof of affiliation with the class council. New health support professionals must present a printed statement of link with the service, work card or contract and CNES form of the health service.
The flu – The flu vaccine will be available to everyone from six months of age.
Vaccination this Saturday:
Vaccination against influenza and Covid-19 for children, adolescents from 12 years old and adults and against poliomyelitis for children under five – 9 am to 4 pm:
- Lindóia Shopping – Avenida Assis Brasil, 3522 – Jardim Lindóia
24-hour emergency service for people with respiratory symptoms:
- PA Cruzeiro do Sul – Rua Professor Manoel Lobato, 151, Santa Tereza
- PA Bom Jesus – Rua Bom Jesus, 410, Bom Jesus
- PA Lomba do Pinheiro – João de Oliveira Remião road, 5120, stop 12, Lomba do Pinheiro
- UPA Zona Norte Moacyr Scliar – Jerônimo Velmonovitz street, corner with Avenida Assis Brasil