The local authorities of Chisinau call upon all the citizens of the municipality to contact the family doctor and make an appointment for vaccination. In the weekly meeting of officials of municipal services, mayor of Chisinau Ion Ceban said 63 vaccination points are now operational and the number of these will be increased if the vaccination capacity needs to be extended. The Chisinau City Hall will order that the centers should work on Saturday and Sunday too, IPN reports.
Tatiana Bucharski, head of the General Social Assistance and Health Division, said that 2,778 persons have been administered the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, while 1,980 also the second dose until May 11. Of those who work at primary medical assistance institutions, 45,388 persons got the first vaccine dose.
The last data show that 105,954 cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the municipality of Chisinau by now. The municipal hospitals currently provide 752 places for persons infected with the novel coronavirus. Of the 278 patients who are now hospitalized, 28 are in a very serious state, while 131 are in a serious state.