The mayor of Portimão was appointed as a defendant in the process in which several cases of improper vaccination are investigated.
Isilda Gomes received the two doses of vaccine against covid-19, in January of this year, when she was a volunteer at the field hospital. The Mayor was responsible for the project of virtual visits between hospitalized people and their families, but she was never in direct contact with the sick.
At the time, the mayor and the University Hospital Center of the Algarve rejected that this was a case of improper vaccination, the clinical condition and age of Isilda Gomes were, according to the hospital administration, the factors for inclusion in the vaccination list. priority.