700 healthcare workers to get vaccinated

Panaji, Jan 15 (Agency) Seven hundred health care workers will get vaccinated at different hospitals in Goa on January 16, 2021. According to a statement from the government, the nationwide launch of COVID vaccine is scheduled on January 16, 2021, and the state has received 23,500 doses of COVID vaccine under the programme.

Total seven session sites in Goa would participate on the launch day wherein a to total of 700 health care worker beneficiaries (100 beneficiaries at each hospitals) will be vaccinated at Government hospitals namely Goa Medical College, Bambolim, North Goa District Hospital Mapusa, Hospicio Hospital, Margao, Sub District Hospital, Ponda, Sub District Hospital Chicalim and in two private Hospitals namely Manipal Hospital, Dona Paula, and Healthway Hospital, Old Goa, as directed by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (GoI).