ANG Department of Health (DOH)-Davao nagpahibalo nga sugdan na ang Covid-19 vaccination rollout sa mga kabataan nga 12-17 years old sa Oktubre 29 sa nagkadaiyang ospital sa rehiyon.

Sa Davao City, ang vaccination sa A3 group himuon diha sa Southern Philippines Medical Center, Metro Davao Medical and Research Center ug Seamen's Hospital sa R. Castillo.

Ubang ospital sa rehiyon nga mohimo sab sa pagbakuna mao ang Davao del Sur Provincial Hospital, Davao Regional Medical Center, Davao De Oro Provincial Hospital, ug Davao Oriental Provincial Medical Center.

"To vaccinate is to protect. As we pursue to protect the children we are also protecting their loved ones. We assure everyone that vaccines are safe and effective. We encourage parents and children with co-morbidities to get vaccinated," suma ni Dr. Roy Ferrer, assistant secretary of Health for VisMin.

Gamitong bakuna mao ang Moderna ug Pfizer nga maoy may Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) alang sa A3 pediatric population: nag-edad 12-17 anyos.

"Parents worry less when their kids are vaccinated. We now include the pediatric population in the vaccination campaign because some of them are still at risk of COVID-19 complications. We hope to see parents and kids in vaccination sites," dugang ni Dr. Annabelle Yumang, DOH regional director.

Sa dugang kasayuran, mamahimong mokontak sa DOH-Davao vaccination hotlines: 0916 399 1942; 0921 900 8532. (JPC/PR)