By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Central Health Region is conducting vaccination campaigns in the rural area of the Belize District this week on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 14 and 15.
On Tuesday, December 14, vaccinations are also being administered by the mobile vaccinating unit from Mile 8 to Mile 25 on the George Price Highway, at Freetown Sibun, and at Gracie Rock from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
On Wednesday, December 15, vaccinations will be administered by the mobile vaccinating unit at Maskall, Lucky Strike, and Rockstone Pond from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
The Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW) continues encouraging Belizeans 12 years and up to get vaccinated against COVID-19 at any of its vaccination sites countrywide. The MOHW is also advising those persons who qualify for a booster shot to do so now.
For persons whose first two shots were AstraZeneca, Pfizer-BioNTech, and Sinopharm, a booster is recommended three months after the second dose, and for those who were vaccinated with the Janssen vaccines, the booster is recommended two months after the first dose.