Modalities for COVID– 19 Vaccination discussed;Phase I to cover all Health workers: Director FWMCH&I

Jammu: The modalities for COVID– 19 Vaccination Programme were today discussed here at a divisional level meeting chaired by Director Family Welfare, MCH & Immunization J&K, Dr. Renu Sharma.

The meeting was attended by Chief Medical Officers, Deputy Chief Medical Officers, District Immunization Officers and District Mass Education & Information Officers.

Dr. Ravinder Pal, Surveillance Medical Officer, NPSP, WHO presented a power point presentation on the COVID vaccination.

The Director Family Welfare directed the Chief Medical Officers and Deputy Chief Medical Officers to submit the Micro-plan covering all the health workers for COVID-19 vaccination in the 24 hours.

The formats prepared by National Health Mission, J&K were discussed in detail and queries were taken from the attending Officers.

The Director Family Welfare exhorted the Officers to make all the necessary arrangements and workout the requirements with respect to manpower and logistics for vaccination of 87000 Health Care workers (from Public & Private sectors) across the UT of J&K in the Ist phase.