The Vaccination Portal has opened this morning for individual with Diabetes Mellitus and Severe Obesity and by 15:30, some 7,000 appointments for vaccination against COVID-19 had been made.
As announced by the Ministry of Health, from March 29th, at 8 a.m., until April 1st, at 7 p.m., 19,246 appointments will be made available with priority to individuals, irrespective of age, with:
- Type I Diabetes Mellitus and Type II Diabetes Mellitus, who take insulin,
- Diabetes Mellitus and macrovascular and/or microvascular complications (Coronary Artery Disease, Peripheral Angiopathy, Chronic Renal Disease, Vascular Stroke, Carotid Artery Disease, Retinopathy), and
- Severe Obesity
It is also noted that in collaboration with the Deputy Ministry of Research, Innovation and Digital Policy, the Department of Information Technology Services, the Health Insurance Organisation and the NCR company, the Vaccination Platform has been upgraded.