Vaccination coverage drops to one of the lowest levels in decades in Paraná

Paraná struggles not to record, for the fourth consecutive year, a decline in vaccination coverage of the basic vaccination schedule. According to data extracted from the National Vaccination Plan Information System (SI-PNI), in 2021 only 81% of children who needed to be assisted were vaccinated. In 2022, this percentage was 31.5% until yesterday, and the … Read more

Curitiba decides to make the flu vaccine available for all ages

Curitiba is completing the call for all age groups of the general population to receive the flu vaccine next week. From Monday (6/6), people aged 30-39 can search for health units. From Wednesday (8/6), the vaccine against the influenza (flu) virus will also be offered to people aged 20 to 29. The Municipal Department of … Read more

Minas Gerais Agency | Flu and measles vaccination campaigns are extended until 24/6

Due to low vaccination coverage for both diseases in the state, the Minas Gerais State Department of Health (SES-MG) extends the national vaccination campaigns against influenza and measles until 24/06. The announcement of the extension was released by the Ministry of Health (MS), Thursday (2/6), and aims to ensure the immunization of the eligible public … Read more

Flu and measles vaccination campaign enters final week with enrollment below 35%

The Ministry of Health’s flu and measles vaccination campaign is entering its last week of mobilization with low support from the target audience. According to Localiza SUS, only 33.8% of the nearly 79 million people have received the flu vaccine. Measles vaccination coverage is 29.3% among children aged 6 months and under 5 years who, … Read more

Covid-19: Minas Gerais does not predict a fourth wave

Even with the increase in the number of covid-19 cases in some areas of the state, the Secretary of State for Health, Doctor Fábio Baccheretti, has indicated that Minas Gerais is not expected to experience the fourth wave of the disease , but warned, once again, about the importance of vaccination against the disease. During … Read more

Demand for flu and measles vaccines remains low in Criciúma

The Ministry of Health stresses that vaccination is the main way to prevent diseases Demand for flu (influenza) and measles vaccines is low in Criciúma. According to the most recent data from the Municipal Department of Health, the overall vaccination coverage rates, compared to the target audience, for influenza and measles are 31.27% and 40.3% … Read more

Flu epidemic activity continues to decline in Portugal

JN / Agencies Yesterday at 22:38 Influenza epidemic activity continues to decline in Portugal, with incidence rates of influenza-like illness and acute respiratory infections falling to 26.8 per 100,000 population, according to data released on Thursday. National Institute of Health Influenza Epidemiological Surveillance Bulletin. Ricardo Jorge (INSA) points to “a decrease in the detection of … Read more

Teachers in Curitiba start getting flu shots this Wednesday; Thursday is the turn of drivers and collectors

From this Wednesday (18/05), the flu vaccination campaign will be extended to a new priority audience: teachers and staff in public and private basic and higher education. The service for this public will be from Monday to Friday, in 97 health facilities, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Addresses can be found on the Imuniza … Read more

Teachers in Curitiba start getting flu shots this Wednesday; Thursday is the turn of drivers and collectors

From this Wednesday (18/05), the flu vaccination campaign will be extended to a new priority audience: teachers and staff in public and private basic and higher education. The service for this public will be from Monday to Friday, in 97 health facilities, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Addresses can be found on the Imuniza … Read more

Town Hall of Hortolandia – The 4th stage of the flu vaccination campaign begins this Monday (05/16)

Vaccination takes place at UBSs, including those where vaccination against COVID-19 is carried out If you want to get vaccinated against Flu, stay tuned! The prefecture of Hortolândia begins the 4th stage of the vaccination campaign against the disease, this Monday (16/05). At this stage, truck drivers, public transport workers, security, rescue and armed forces, … Read more