Damascus, SANA- The national coronavirus vaccination campaign, launched by the Health Ministry, started on Sunday targeting all citizens above the age 18 years in various Syrian provinces.
Those who are willing to have vaccine can register on the special Platform to have vaccine on the official website of the Ministry, then to head to any health center or the mobile teams that are existed in fixed points allocated for the campaign.
The campaign will last until September 16th, according to the Director of the Health Care Department Dr. Razan Tarabishi.
Dr. Tarabishi hailed the importance of the campaign in receiving vaccine, spreading awareness on the necessity of the vaccine to reduce the percentage of infection.
She pointed out that 200 health centers and hospitals were allocated for campaign, in addition to 177 mobile teams, who are existed in fixed points, adding that 2000 health workers participate in the campaign.
Dr. Tarabishi said that the number of the health centers and hospitals allocated for the campaign are 19 health center and hospital with 197 heath workers in Damascus, but there are no mobile teams, and 44 in Damascus countryside, in addition to 65 mobile teams with participation of 333 health workers.