Jamaicans can now make appointments to get second Pfizer jab
The Ministry of Health and Wellness says beginning today, Thursday, October 28 Jamaicans due their second dose of the Pfizer vaccine will be able to make their vaccination appointments.
Persons who fall in this category are asked to visit the Ministry of Health & Wellness’s website – www.moh.gov.jm and click on the vaccination appointment tab at the top of homepage to edit their appointment details.
Persons will be able to choose their preferred date, time and vaccination centre.
Appointments may also be made by calling the Vaccination Call Centre at 888-ONE-LOVE (888-663-5683).
Members of the public should take a government-issued identification (school ID for students) or letter from a Justice of the Peace and their vaccination card to their appointments.
All persons due their second dose Pfizer must make an appointment to receive the vaccine.
Jamaican on Wednesday night received some 45,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine as a gift from the government of Suriname.
Over 100,000 more doses purchased through COVAX is expected to arrive by the end of this week.
According to the health ministry, the dosages should cover all the persons currently due their second dose of the vaccine, including children and teens.
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