Rodrigo Luiz Ribeiro
Secretary of Health
The City Hall of São José dos Campos will provide from this Wednesday (22) the flu vaccine to all individuals over the age of six months. Currently, the flu vaccine is completed by some precedence teams (see beneath), however the marketing campaign has had little assist.
In São José dos Campos, the overall variety of flu vaccines is 38.7%. In the aged inhabitants, for instance, immunization is 53%, well being employees 49.4%, kids 6 months to 4 years 11 months and 29 days 34.2%, academics 31.7%, ladies postpartum 31%, pregnant ladies 23.5% , in addition to different classes.
Those numbers are related to low immunization charges within the nation and are alarming, because the really helpful immunization price in any vaccination marketing campaign is 95%.
According to the CVE (Epidemiological Research Center) of the São Paulo State Government, the flu vaccine towards individuals within the goal group of the vaccine program goals to scale back the burden of the illness, stop hospitalizations, deaths. and session, outpatient and emergency companies.
The City Council, along with the State Government, insists that precedence teams nonetheless have to be vaccinated.
Currently, the vaccine is offered for seniors over the age of 60, well being employees, kids over 6 months and beneath 5 years, pregnant ladies and postpartum; indigenous peoples, quilombolas, academics, individuals with disabilities and other people with issues, consultants from the safety and rescue forces, the navy, jail system workers, truck drivers, workers in joint city highway transport and long-distance commuters , port. employees, liberal people and youth and youth beneath social and academic measures.
All well being employees from private and non-private companies, at totally different ranges of complexity, can obtain immunizations. They are: those that work within the areas and establishments of well being care and monitoring, be it hospitals, clinics, dispensaries, laboratories and different locations. Thus, it consists of well being professionals – comparable to docs, nurses, nutritionists, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, biologists, medical professionals, pharmacists, dentists, speech therapists, psychologists, social employees, social employees, bodily schooling, veterinarians and technicians and their assistants – and assist workers, comparable to receptionists, safety guards, sanitation employees, cooks and assistants, ambulance drivers and others, that’s, those that work in well being care, however who they don’t present direct well being care to individuals. It additionally consists of these professionals who work in home-based care comparable to aged caregivers and doulas / midwives. The vaccine may even be supplied to college students within the well being space who present care in well being care assist.
During the week, immunizations happen on the UBS Solution (Primary Health Units), from 8 a.m. to five p.m., with voucher distribution from 8 a.m., and 1 p.m. of one another. unity; at Tableau College, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.; at Cefe (Teacher Training Center), from 6pm to 9pm and at Cipax (*6*) items at Vale Sul Shopping and Praça Afonso Pena, from 9am to 4pm.
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