registration for vaccination of people over 80 years old in the City begins

Adults over 80 years of age who want to be vaccinated against coronavirus in the city of Buenos Aires can register from this Friday, and immunization will start next Monday, as reported by the Buenos Aires authorities.

The shift system for that sector of the population, most at risk from the contagion of Covid-19, will be enabled from 2:00 p.m. on the web, where you can choose the day, time and center vaccination, but the process can also be carried out by calling 107.

After receiving an email or sms confirmation of the shift, the person may approach the vaccination post on the day and time chosen with their ID.

The applications will be made in 29 public vaccine centers and 7 private ones located in clubs, government buildings and cultural centers, which will operate from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Meanwhile, immunization against Covid-19 in residences will reach about 16,542 people in 498 nursing homes, for which a total of 40 people were vaccinated in 8 mobile units that will apply the doses to all residents, which does not require a shift previous.

From the City they clarified that if the person has as health providers (social work or prepaid) the Italian Hospital, German Hospital, British Hospital, Cemic, Osuthgra, Güemes, Osecac or Obsa they can call directly there.

The Buenos Aires authorities established six vaccination stages: a first one for health workers; a second for adults over 70 (although it will start for people over 80) and residences; the third for people between 60 and 69 years old; the fourth for strategic personnel; the fifth for people from 18 to 59 years with accompanying illness; and finally, the sixth stage for other strategic groups.