scoop.co.nz 23 Mar, 2021 06:00 am

MIQ Worker Tests Positive After Vaccination – Expert Reaction

MIQ Worker Tests Positive After Vaccination – Expert Reaction
A managed isolation and quarantine worker (MIQ) worker has tested positive for Covid-19 after receiving their second vaccine dose. The worker – a cleaner at the Grand Millennium Hotel in Auckland – was identified through a routine swab test on Monday. ...

Scoop i Health MIQ Worker Tests Positive After Vaccination – Expert Reaction A managed isolation and quarantine worker (MIQ) worker has tested positive for Covid-19 after receiving their second vaccine dose.In a press conference this afternoon, Director General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield clarified that border workers would not be “fully vaccinated” until 7 days following their second vaccine dose.“The case had their second dose of the vaccine on 16th March.This person had only recently received their second dose (five days earlier) and so hadn’t yet reached full protection (requires two weeks).

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