Priority for second dose
The authorities has issued new pointers for COVID-19 vaccination, prioritising the vaccination of those that are due for receiving the second dose of vaccine.
Accordingly, all vaccination centres have been instructed to present precedence for those that are due for their second dose, when scheduling vaccination classes.
The listing of beneficiaries who’re due for the second dose at every centre could be accessed via the CoWin portal.
The managers on the vaccination centres have been requested to mobilise those that are due for the second dose with the assistance of ASHA employees or native physique workers and to manage the vaccine to them via spot allotment.
Those who’re due for the second dose might be knowledgeable in regards to the date and time when their session have been scheduled they usually want go to the vaccination centre solely after receiving this data. This will keep away from crowding on the vaccination websites.
As precedence is for those that are due for the second dose, vaccination centres have been requested to schedule slots in such a method that solely the appointment slots remaining after administering the second doses could also be allotted for these looking for the primary dose.