The long-awaited national anti-Covid vaccination campaign will start on Monday, January 18 in Morocco if all goes well learns Hespress Fr from several trusted sources.
Initially, the vaccine which will first be administered to target people (health personnel, law enforcement, the elderly, teachers, etc.), before being generalized, is the British AstraZeneca. As previously declared by the Ministry of Health, Morocco has chosen to diversify the sources of the vaccine.
It is produced by Serum Insitute laboratory based in India. A first batch of the AtraZeneca vaccine will therefore arrive in Morocco on the evening of Saturday, January 16, our sources assure. The operation of distributing doses in vaccination centers at the national level can then be carried out.
Once again, and if all goes as planned, our sources say that the authorities under the Ministry of Health will have to announce the launch of the vaccination campaign in Morocco, Monday, January 18.
Doctors in the private and public sectors and their staff, for their part, will have to be vaccinated on Tuesday, January 19. Symbolically, vaccination for health professionals, on the front lines facing the pandemic, will start at the Casablanca Faculty of Medicine, in particular at the Ibn Rochd University Hospital, before being generalized to all the faculties of medicine in the Kingdom, indicate our sources.
As part of the preparation of the vaccination campaign for liberal doctors and staff, the National Order of Physicians sent a circular to the presidents of regional councils concerning doctors who have not yet sent the data that have been sent to them. requested more than a month ago for the establishment of the lists.
To facilitate the task for the latter, the National Council in collaboration with the management of the company TLS Contact, made available to them the possibility of registering directly in these lists before January 15, 2021 at the address: [email protected]
Subsequently, liberal doctors can make appointments and vaccination schedules easily through the company TLS for them, and for their staff indicates the circular of the Order of Physicians dated January 12, which also asks presidents to appoint a member and a secretary of each CROM (Regional Council of the Order of Physicians) to coordinate with the aforementioned company before January 13.