As Delta variant spreads, so do vaccine mandates
Accompanying that rise, which is expected to continue to worsen heading into the fall, a slew of new vaccine mandates are being enacted across the country. The Department of Veterans Affairs announced Monday that it will require 115,000 of its frontline health care workers to be vaccinated over the next two months. “Yes, Veterans Affairs is going to in fact require that all docs working in facilities are going to have to be vaccinated,” President Biden told reporters Monday in the Oval Office. With less than 50 percent of the U.S.
The ministry divided towards the Wams: "The BionTech vaccine for children from 5 to 11 years differs in the composition, concentration and dosage of BionTech Vaccine for persons over 12 years. "It is the" removal of a dose for children under 12 years from the currently approved multi-dose container for persons over 12 years "to" an admission-exceeding application ". Doctors are therefore likely to vaccinate only "at their own responsibility" children under 12 years with the bionetech vaccine for adults. © Provided by Berliner Zeitung
In Austria, the low metered administration of the BionTech vaccine to children is already common practice, it is said. However, the BMG wants to wait for the regular children's vaccine. Preparing dosages for children from an adult ampulle is risky to the ministry. One must take into account a "not insignificant risk of misdoses" for such a procedure.
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Who wants to vaccinate children with the low-metered vaccine from the adult container, should this "weigh very carefully", the federal authority. The Ministry also suggests that there are no studies on "microbiological safety and compatibility of the plugs in significantly increased number of single-dose removal and associated perforation of the plug".
The vaccination recommendation of the Stiko expert committee for child vaccination is expected for 11 December . is available to the children's vaccine according to the managing Federal Minister of Jens Spahn (CDU) from 13 December.
stiko boss Thomas Mertens had recently been granted in a podcast that he would not vaccinate his own seven-year-old child - if he had - "probably". Mertens justified this with the lack of data beyond the admission study on the compatibility of the vaccine in the group of five to eleven-year-olds. Statements about long-term damage should hardly be possible on current publications, so Mertens.
What parents need to know to corona childhood immunization .
The vaccine is delivered, the Standing Committee on Vaccination (Stiko) has expressed himself: Now, it's this week for five to eleven year olds with the vaccinations against the coronavirus going on. We answer important questions that parents now: © Contributed by Berliner Kurier The 7-day incidence is currently especially high in children. Without vaccination, a large proportion will infect the medium of them, writes the Federal Ministry of Health (BMG).