Posts tagged as Vaccination Bureau

Nearly half of 70-79 year-olds have been vaccinated

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Among all age groups, the largest proportion of vaccinated people is in the group of people aged 70 to 79 years, namely, 47% of these people have got their jabs, Vaccination Bureau representative Ieva Stūre told Latvian Television May 11. She acknowledged that fewer people were vaccinated in the age group above 80, and it is currently being considered how to further identify and encourage these people. Vaccination centers will work in…

Vaccination Bureau must go, Saeima decides

Friday, April 30, 2021

On Thursday, the Saeima supported amendments to the Covid-19 Infection Management Law, which requires Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš to instruct the responsible minister to remove the Vaccination Project Bureau by June 1. Proposal for amendments to the law was tabled by opposition Member Jūlija Stepaņenko. The vaccination project bureau was created in January this year as a unit of the Ministry of Health (VM). Therefore, the Minister responsible for the removal…

Vaccination Bureau will be supervised by National Health Service

Monday, March 15, 2021

The Vaccination Project Bureau will be terminated as a structure of the Ministry of Health (VM), the Ministry said in a statement March 15. At the same time, a new structure will be established in the National Health Service (NVD) for the coordination of the vaccination, VM said. Under the new structure, the financial and human resources capacity will be expanded, said VM. The former employees of the Vaccination Project Bureau have been…