Starts on Monday the campaign for vaccination against Poliomyelitis and Multivaccination – City Hall of Rio Grande

The Department of Health of Rio Grande will take part in the National Vaccination Campaign against Poliomyelitis and Multivaccination to replace the vaccination booklet for kids and adolescents, which begins on Monday (8) and ends on September 9.

On August 20, there will likely be “D-Day”, when all well being models in the city will likely be open from 8am to 5pm for vaccinations. On this present day, there may even be updates on the Covid-19 vaccine for youngsters and kids below three years of age.

The aim of the assembly is to realize a vaccination protection equal to or better than 95% of the polio vaccine for the ages of one 12 months to lower than 5 years, together with lowering the quantity of unvaccinated kids and youth below 15 years of age and enhancing vaccination, in keeping with the National Vaccine Program – PNI.

In the campaign against poliomyelitis, the goal group is kids below 5 years of age, and kids below 1 12 months of age ought to be vaccinated in keeping with the present vaccine (Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 with Non-Poliomyelitis Vaccine).

Children between the ages of 1 and 4 ought to be vaccinated randomly with Oral Poliomyelitis Vaccine – OPV (droplet), so long as they’ve already obtained a dose of Inactivated Poliomyelitis Vaccine – VIP (injection), as much as one 12 months outdated.

At the multi-vaccination assembly, the target market will likely be kids and younger folks below 15 years of age (14 years 11 months and 29 days), unvaccinated or inadequate, in keeping with the nationwide vaccination plan.

The Epidemiological Surveillance of the Secretary of Health of Rio Grande informs that vaccinations can’t be evaluated for teams, contemplating the unavailability of the statistics of the teams despatched.

People who’re accountable for taking care of kids and younger folks ought to take the Vaccination Booklet to obtain the vaccinations.

According to a doc launched by the Epidemiological Surveillance of the Secretary of Health of Rio Grande, vaccination protection has continued to lower in recent times and, as of 2019, vaccinations in the kid’s calendar haven’t reached the really helpful stage, regardless of steady provision in a number of sectors. vaccination rooms distributed all through the nation and an annual campaign.

An analogous scenario occurred with HPV, yellow fever and hepatitis B vaccine, and others geared toward younger folks, pregnant ladies, adults and dosed, in routine well being care.

The Surveillance mentions that the lack of vaccination has precipitated severe issues to the well being of the Brazilian folks, particularly because of the improve in illnesses, which trigger sickness and loss of life, together with the resurgence of the unfold of Measles and Yellow Fever, which controls hospitals. and loss of life in the nation, along with the threat of reintroduction of poliomyelitis and the improve of illnesses that had been beforehand managed. This scenario, mentions the doc, contributed to Brazil’s excessive threat of reintroduction of poliomyelitis.

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