The Ministry of Health and the autonomous communities decide this Wednesday in the Interterritorial Council details of the issuance and certification of the Digital Green Certificate, the health passport which will facilitate mobility around Europe from July 1.
The tourism sector warms up with the opening of borders this week and in the heat of this health passport, free and universal that will contain information on the vaccination of its carrier, if you are immunized due to being infected or if you have a recent negative test, either PCR or antigens.
Approved by the European Union last Thursday, It will be synthesized in a QR code, whose implementation work is already well advanced in Spain, both to issue certificates to Spanish citizens, and to accept from other European citizens, according to the Government.
But it is now when the Interterritorial Health Council, the body in which the Government and the Autonomous Communities fThey set the health policy and that meets this afternoon, it has to agree on all the details of its implementation so that it begins to apply on July 1, as in the rest of European countries.
Back to the second dose of AstraZeneca
This meeting will also address other issues, including the vaccination strategy after the Public Health Commission insisted this Tuesday on administering 2nd Dose of Pfizer Among Essential Professionals Under 60 who received the first from AstraZeneca.
Only in case of rejection and exceptionally will the Oxford preparation be administered again, he recalled this body made up of health technicians and the autonomous communities, Among which the controversy and discrepancies persist for this decision.
Controversy surfaces when Murcia and Andalusia have begun to inoculate the second dose to these essential professionals, and other counseling are already rescheduling appointments.
Andalusia, in fact, defends its citizens to repeat the second dose with AstraZeneca, considering that it is recommended by the main scientific societies and experts. In fact, the majority of those summoned this Monday in this community they chose to repeat with the same serum.
Prioritize people with cystic fibrosis
The Public Health Commission also raises another decision on the vaccination strategy to the Interterritorial Council, at the proposal of the Valencian Community: prioritizing cystic fibrosis patients in the vaccination campaign.
Thus, these patients are included in group 7 vaccination with dialysis patients of varying degrees, oncohematological diseases and various types of cancer patients with or without chemotherapy, as well as various cases of HIV, immunodeficiencies or Down syndromes older than 40 years