People who will receive the booster dose can do so with Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines.
The Secretary of Health of Bogotá, Alejandro Gómez, announced that there is no anticovid dose from the pharmaceutical company Pfizer anywhere in the city for those who wish to apply the first or second dose, as well as the booster.
After a meeting with the Deputy Minister of Health, Alexander Moscoso, the official said that Today or tomorrow more vaccines will be delivered from that pharmaceutical company. However, he explained that lThose over 50 who are going to apply the booster dose, may do so with Astrazeneca or Moderna.
“Stocks that the city had have been running out. I just spoke with the Vice Minister of Health and he told me that are awaiting delivery from Pfizer probably for today or tomorrow “Gomez said.
The Secretary of Health of Bogotá added that “the reason for citizenship today is very clear, we do not have Pfizer and that is why we ask not to attend the vaccination if you go for the second dose of this biological. ”
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“If the person already has a complete Pfizer scheme and he put it on more than 4 months ago and is over 50 years old, he can reinforce with Astrazeneca or Moderna”, he pointed.
It is worth mentioning that Bogotá has received 11,065,416 doses against covid-19, of which 9,960,138 have been applied. The District explained that there is availability of Astrazeneca (165,802), Sinovac (184,253) and Moderna (276,389).
71.9% of the capital’s population has the complete scheme against the virus and 87.2% have at least one dose. Meanwhile, ICU occupancy is 46.8% in the case of patients infected with the virus.
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Vaccination times and places in Bogotá:
8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
Shopping Centers: El Edén, Santafé, Portal 80, Mallplaza, Bulevar Niza, Dorado Plaza, Plaza Imperial, Paseo Villa del Río and Plaza de La Américas.
7:00 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.
Compensar Carrera 68, Cafam Floresta and Corferias Shopping Center – Parking Tower, Tintal Library, Great Station Tent, Craftsmen Square, Tunal Coliseums, Plaestina, Molinos II and Cayetano Cañizares.
8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
South Terminal, Hayuelos Shopping Center and Nuestro Bogotá Shopping Center.