The multiple vaccination campaign in Mogi das Cruzes has been extended. Children and adolescents under the age of 15 have until November 30 to update their vaccination card.
According to the Municipal Health Department, as of last Wednesday (3), 6,933 children and adolescents attended health units in the city, of whom 4,813 received at least one of the more than 20 immunization workers who are part of the National Immunization Program (PNI), that is, 70% of children need update. Of the total vaccinated, 2098 are under one year old; 1117 are between 1 and 4 years old; and 1,598 from 5 to 14 years old.
Parents and guardians can look out for Basic Health Care Units (UBSs), Monday through Friday, so their children can be vaccinated. The working hours of the multiple vaccination campaign are from 8 am to 4 pm.
Vaccines available in the multiple vaccination campaign
- BCG (against severe forms of tuberculosis)
- hepatite b
- Pentavalent (against: diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, hemophilus B and hepatitis B)
- Inactivated polio (against polio)
- Attenuated oral polio (against polio)
- pneumococcal par 10 (against serious diseases caused by pneumococci, including meningitis)
- Meningococcal C (against serious diseases caused by meningococcal C – meningococcal inflammation, meningococcal seromas)
- Meningococcal ACWY (against serious diseases caused by meningococci A, CW and Y – meningococcal meningitis)
- HPV (against HPV)
- SCR – measles, mumps and rubella
- yellow fever
- DTP (against diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough)
- DT – adult pair (diphtheria and tetanus)
- dTPa (against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis) – available for pregnant teens
- chicken pox
- Hepatitis A
This news was last updated on November 6, 2021 at 10:30 am
November 6, 2021 10:30 AM
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