Free flu vaccine appeared in Khakassia

A second batch of vaccine has been received, the vaccination campaign continues.

Sovigrip was delivered in an amount of 80,685 doses. The vaccine is intended for immunization of the adult population of Khakassia. Preparations have already been distributed among the medical organizations of the Republic. Taking into account the first and second episodes, the region received 100% of adult influenza vaccine within the National Immunization Schedule. Sovigrip is acquired at the expense of the federal budget.

The inhabitants of Khakassia who are in the risk zone for the incidence of influenza can vaccinate for free: employees of medical and educational organizations, transport and the public sector; pregnant women; residents over 60; recruits; Persons with chronic diseases.

As noted in the Rospotrebnadzor in Khakassia, vaccination of the population is used with vaccines with annually updated species recommended by the World Health Organization. In the autumn of 2018, the plan is to vaccinate at least 45% of the population of the Republic against the flu, including 43.2% at the expense of federal funds.