Director General of the Ministry of Health Nachman Ash has expanded the vaccination campaign with the fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
The decision was made in the evening, December 30.
The fourth dose of the vaccine is approved for use by immunocompromised individuals. This decision was made against the backdrop of an outbreak of the Omicron coronavirus strain.
“The decision was taken out of fears that this group of people is the most vulnerable,” “and ndash; According to the communiqué.
Ash noted that health officials will consider the possibility of allowing a revaccination campaign for other groups of people.
Recall that on December 27, the first Israeli received the fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine … Vaccination was carried out as part of a study of the effectiveness of the fourth dose of vaccine.