People aged above 60 being vaccinated from today

2021-04-12 13:42:53

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Ministry of Health, National Gerontology Center, Capital City Health Department, WHO Representative Office in Mongolia, and Mongolian Red Cross Society are collaborating to involve rural citizens, who are stranded in the capital city, and elderly people aged 60 years and older with chronic diseases and who are in home care in the vaccination against COVID-19.

Today, a permanent vaccination site has been opened in each district to get the target group of citizens inoculated. Specifically, vaccination is being conducted at School No. 113 in Bayanzurkh district, School No. 20 in Bayangol district, Health Center of Baganuur district, ‘Avragch’ Sports Committee of Chingeltei district, School No. 9 in Songinokhairkhan district, School No. 11 in Sukhbaatar district, Mongolian-Korean Polytechnic College in Khan-Uul district and Health Centers of Bagakhangai and Nalaikh district.  

In addition, volunteers of the Mongolian Red Cross Society are working to carry the elders to the vaccination sites by three buses in each district.