Health workers, seniors to get first batch of bivalent vaccines

Health workers, seniors to get first batch of bivalent vaccines

The Department of Health (DOH) said the first batch of bivalent Covid-19 vaccines will be administered first to healthcare workers and senior citizens.DOH officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire said bivalent omicron-targeted jabs can be given to those vaccinated...
Donated bivalent vaccines to arrive by March

Donated bivalent vaccines to arrive by March

The Department of Health (DOH) said that around one million doses of donated bivalent vaccines against Covid-19 are set to arrive by the end of March.  Bivalent vaccines are a type of vaccine that attacks specific variants of Covid-19, such as the more contagious...
3.6 million expired Covid vaccines to be replaced by Covax

3.6 million expired Covid vaccines to be replaced by Covax

Some 3.6 million expired Covid-19 vaccine doses will be replaced by the COVAX facility without additional cost, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said.Duque explained during President Rodrigo Duterte’s taped Talk to the People that the DOH requested COVAX...
More US-donated Pfizer doses arrive in PH

More US-donated Pfizer doses arrive in PH

The Philippines on Monday night received 561,600 Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine doses, which were donations of the US government.National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 special adviser Dr. Teodoro Herbosa said the majority of the doses would be deployed to...
US delivers half of $4-B pledge to Covax facility

US delivers half of $4-B pledge to Covax facility

The US has donated $2 billion (P97.2 billion) so far to the global Covax facility, a platform that seeks to provide countries worldwide equitable access to safe and effective vaccines, the US Embassy in the Philippines said. The U.S. welcomes the arrival of 487,200...