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Coronavirus-South Africa: Border Crossing Health After COVID-19 Vaccination


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Cheong Wa Dae and the Ministry of Transport will work with clinical operator Vikelizizwe to provide vaccination services to people traveling across national borders along major routes through pop-up vaccination sites during the festive season. Have cooperated for.

These pop-up vaccination sites are one of the sector’s broader outreach strategies aimed at bringing medical services closer to people in order to reduce transportation costs and time by increasing access to the COVID-19 vaccine. It is a department.

The campaign will begin on December 23, 2021 and these designated vaccination sites will continue to provide vaccination services at two major border posts until January 15, 2022. Lebombo border (Mpumalanga / Mozambique) and Fixberg border (Freestate / Lesotho).

Border post-based vaccination sites allow people to conveniently vaccinate while waiting in line to cross the border.

No need to pre-register and anyone living in the area where these border posts are located will have a verifiable ID, passport, or birth certificate, especially as long as they have a child, including booster shots for prevention. You can get vaccination service between 12 and 17 years old.

Vaccines continue to be the most effective weapon against serious illness, hospitalization and death from COVID-19 infection.

However, it is also important to continue to practice non-pharmaceutical interventions, such as wearing masks, washing / disinfecting hands regularly, maintaining social distance, and avoiding crowded areas without adequate ventilation.

Distributed by the APO Group on behalf of the Ministry of Health, South Africa.

Coronavirus-South Africa: Border Crossing Health After COVID-19 Vaccination

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