Sandra Brown 2/1/2021
Poland refuses to vaccinate elderly people with the AstraZeneca vaccine
AstraZeneca will be given to teachers and the military, and retirees will be vaccinated by Pfizer and Moderna.
Poland has refused to vaccinate elderly people with the COVID vaccine of the British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca. Deliveries of this drug to the country begin next week, writes RMF 24.
Pfizer and Moderna drugs will be provided for retirees. And the AstraZeneca vaccine, which will be delivered to the country on February 9, will receive education workers and military personnel.
The authorities have not yet stopped at the age threshold for AstraZeneca вЂ” to start vaccinating people from 55 to 60 years old with this vaccine.
Reportedly, by the end of the first quarter of 2021, it is planned to receive 1.5 million doses of this drug from the coronavirus.
Earlier it was reported that the EU has published a contract for the purchase of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
We add that Italy does not recommend the AstraZeneca vaccine for people over 55 years old.
TAGS: POLAND, VACCINE, CORONAVIRUS, COVID-19