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Government held a press conference to publicize measures applied during the pandemic
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Government held a press conference to publicize measures applied during the pandemic

The Ministers of Health, Óscar Ugarte, and of Justice and Human Rights, Eduardo Vega Luna, gave a press conference to report on the actions carried out by the Executive against the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), among other measures.LOOK HERE | COVID-19: more than two million 219 thousand Peruvians were vaccinated against the coronavirusREVIEW THE TRANSMISSION HERE: Solange sent Today at 17:06 The presentation of the ministers took place in the National Agreement Room, headquarters of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM).For this pronouncement, it has been established that, due to sanitary measures and capacity issues, only one journalist is allowed per media. Photos will be provided by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM) and the television signal will be pr...
Peru received a batch of 395,000 vaccines from Pfizer and the total dose through this company exceeds two million 845 thousand
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Peru received a batch of 395,000 vaccines from Pfizer and the total dose through this company exceeds two million 845 thousand

Peru received this Monday, May 17, a batch of 350,000 doses of the vaccine against COVID-19 developed by the laboratory Pfizer. In this way, the total number of doses that has arrived through this company reaches 2,845,000 by direct purchase. Additionally, the country has received 117,000 more vaccines from this laboratory thanks to the mechanism COVAX Facility.SIGHT: Vaccination against COVID-19 of Sinopharm clinical trial volunteers will begin this Monday, May 24The shipment arrived at the Jorge Chávez del Callao airport after 7 pm Production ministers, José Luis Chicoma; and Health, Óscar Ugarte, were in charge of receiving the doses. Later, they were taken to Cenares warehouses in order to be distributed.The minister @joseluischicoma and the holder of the @Minsa_Peru, @ougarteu, s...
Coronavirus: How does comorbidity influence the development of COVID-19 in a person?
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Coronavirus: How does comorbidity influence the development of COVID-19 in a person?

This week, the Government began the vaccination process for Peruvians with Down syndrome and of people who suffer from some type of comorbidity, due to the risk they present in case they become infected with coronavirus (COVID-19).SIGHT: This is the protocol that must be followed when placing the vaccineThe internist and infectologist at the San Pablo clinic, Eduardo Fernández-Maldonado, explained that a comorbidity is a pathology or disease that, although it is not a cause of death, aggravates the condition of evil that you want to control in a patient, in this case, COVID-19.He said, for example, that it is not the same for a 25-year-old to contract COVID-19 compared to a 70-year-old person with hypertension or diabetes, not only because of age, but also because of comorbidity and there...
Ministry of Health investigates complaints of use of empty syringes in vaccination of older adults
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Ministry of Health investigates complaints of use of empty syringes in vaccination of older adults

The Ministry of Health (Minsa) spoke before the video circulating on social networks in which, supposedly, a nurse would have tried to inject a woman with a syringe that would not have the dose of the vaccine against COVID-19.SIGHT: Vaccination in Peru: at least one in three adults over 80 years old has already received their first doseThrough a statement, the Minsa indicated that it has initiated an investigation to determine "If there is responsibility of the health personnel or if it was fortuitous events." He remarked that these are two reported cases.“It should be noted that in none of the aforementioned cases was a loss made against a citizen”, Affirmed the Ministry of Health in its pronouncement.SIGHT: These are the new provisions that govern from today in Lima and Callao due to COV...
Government will hold a press conference this Monday to report on measures applied during the pandemic
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Government will hold a press conference this Monday to report on measures applied during the pandemic

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Ugarte on the second wave of COVID-19: “Our assessment is that it has slowed down and it seems that there is a decline”
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Ugarte on the second wave of COVID-19: “Our assessment is that it has slowed down and it seems that there is a decline”

The Minister of Health, Oscar Ugarte, assured that the second wave of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Peru "it has slowed down", although he remarked that it is still not possible to speak of a "decline".SIGHT: Peru received 350,000 vaccines from Pfizer and exceeded 1,700,000 doses against COVID-19 acquired by direct purchaseIn dialogue with the Fourth Power program, the member of the ministerial cabinet remarked that the second wave of COVID-19 It began in mid-December of last year and reached its "peak" in April and early May.“The second wave began in the second half of December, grew vertically between January and February, and reached its peak somewhat in April and early May.”Said Ugarte.“Our assessment is that it has slowed down and there seems to be a decline, we still do not want to a...
Pfizer becomes the main supplier of vaccines against COVID-19 in Peru
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Pfizer becomes the main supplier of vaccines against COVID-19 in Peru

President Francisco Sagasti announced on wednesday that the Minister of Health, Óscar Ugarte, signed a contract with the pharmaceutical company Pfizer for the additional delivery of 12 million vaccines against the coronavirus (COVID-19).SIGHT: Study shows that Sinopharm vaccine drastically reduces risk of hospitalization and admission to ICU due to COVID-19In this way, Peru will have 60 million doses from various pharmaceutical companies until the end of the year, and the American laboratory became the largest supplier of vaccines to our country by committing more than 50% of the total doses acquired so far. .SIGHT: Peru is among the largest buyers of Pfizer's vaccine against COVID-19 in Latin AmericaIn accordance with the contracts signed by Peru, Pfizer must deliver 32 million doses. U...
COVID-19: more than 1,130,000 Peruvians received the coronavirus vaccine
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COVID-19: more than 1,130,000 Peruvians received the coronavirus vaccine

Lima, May 3, 2021Updated on 05/03/2021 11:50 amThe Ministry of Health (Minsa) reported that, until this Monday, May 3, the number of people vaccinated against the COVID-19 - with at least one dose - amounts to 1,130,499. These people are part of the first phase of immunization. The number of citizens immunized with two doses is 628,217.In addition, so far more than a million doses of the vaccine have arrived. Pfizer, which has been applied to the elderly and personnel of the National Police and the Armed Forces. Both the vaccine Sinopharm like the Pfizer require of two doses. The vaccination process began on Tuesday, February 9, in the main health centers in Lima and Callao.LOOK HERE | Vaccine against COVID-19: El Comercio will show the postcards of the beneficiaries who have already...
Sagasti on Sinopharm vaccine: “We have just signed a contract for half a million doses”
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Sagasti on Sinopharm vaccine: “We have just signed a contract for half a million doses”

President Francisco Sagasti confirmed this Sunday the arrival of half a million doses of the coronavirus vaccine (COVID-19) from Chinese laboratory Sinopharm.SIGHT: Minsa reports 337 deaths and 6,083 new infections of COVID-19 in the last 24 hoursIn dialogue with Latina, the president did not specify the date of shipment of the batch of Sinopharm, but indicated that from now on the contracts with pharmaceutical companies will be signed once the availability of the doses is guaranteed.“Sinopharm vaccine availability has dropped a bitWhat we initially agreed to, even with a tentative schedule before actually signing it, was a maximum of 38 million (doses). Now, what seems more sensible, reasonable and possible, and that is where we are, to sign contracts as the availability of the vaccine ...
Government will hold a press conference to report on measures against the coronavirus
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Government will hold a press conference to report on measures against the coronavirus

Lima, April 26, 2021Updated on 04/26/2021 04:51 pmMembers of the Council of Ministers will give a press conference this Monday, April 26, to report on the results of the measures adopted in the context of the pandemic of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The presentation of the ministers will take place in the National Agreement Room, headquarters of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM), from 5 pmSIGHT: The reform to 2026: at least four virtual congressmen have links with denied universitiesThe Government ruled that, due to sanitary measures and capacity issues, only one journalist will be allowed per media. The photos will be provided by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers and the television signal will be provided by TV Peru.MeasuresThe Executive announced that Metropolita...