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Vaccination of Health Professionals Kicks Off in Rabat

The Covid-19 vaccination operation of healthcare professionals started Thursday evening in Rabat, in a climate of mobilization and strong desire to ensure the success of this national campaign, according to the prioritization criteria established by the ministry of Health.

28 January 2021 p Rabat — The Covid-19 vaccination operation of healthcare professionals started Thursday evening in Rabat, in a climate of mobilization and strong desire to ensure the success of this national campaign, according to the prioritization criteria established by the ministry of Health.During a ceremony marking the start of the operation, organized at the vaccination center of the Ibn Sina University Hospital in Rabat, the Boulamizat underlined that everyone is mobilized to ensure the success of this vaccination operation, in particular doctors, nurses, administrators and the authorities, adding that intense preparations have been carried out over the last few weeks, mainly focusing on the logistical aspect and on the training of the mobilized personnel.The ministry stresses the need to continue to comply, during the vaccination operation, with the preventive measures previsouly issued, including wearing protective masks, social distancing and hygiene rules.According to the ministry of Health, citizens and foreign residents in the targeted categories can get an appointment for vaccination and have information about the vaccination center by consulting the website www.

Launched by His Majesty King Mohammed VI on Thursday at the Royal Palace in Fez, the national Covid-19 vaccination campaign will gradually target the concerned categories, namely health professionals over the age of 40, public authorities and the Royal Armed Forces, as well as education staff over the age of 45.The national campaign will take place gradually and will benefit all Moroccan citizens and foreigners living in the Kingdom aged 17 and over.

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