As a result of the 12-hour work stoppage on Monday by members of the state nurses’ union (Pasyno) the operation of some Covid-19 vaccination centres has been affected.
Specifically 4,800 appointments have been affected, according to the Health Ministry.
At the same time, the coronavirus vaccination appointment portal will be open from Monday morning till Tuesday 5:30pm for people aged 23 to 27.
The affected vaccination centres from the nurses’ strike are the following:
Larnaca: Port B
Limassol: Spyros Kyprianou Vaccination Centres B and E
Famagusta: Famagusta General Hospital, Vaccination Centre C.
People whose vaccination appointment was set for Monday at these centres were sent a text message with a rescheduled appointment, said Ministry officials.