December 1, 2021

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Alsatian vaccine centers increase their effectiveness

Après une accalmie en octobre, les centres de vaccination constatent une hausse des injections

The Health Care Council around Emmanuel Macron will be held this Wednesday In the case of a very strong infection recovery. Rates of events in Alsace are rising at an alarming rate : More than 264 in Hot-Rin, 231 in Boss-Rin. Faced with this 5th wave, the government is betting more on vaccine and 3rd booster dose than ever before. Suddenly, there is no question of closing vaccination centers in Alsace.

Centers are tailored to their functionality

Especially in the hot-rinAccording to the regional health agency, 11 vaccination centers are open. “All centers have changed their operations to accommodate the increase in demand: hours, opening days, vaccination lines“, Specifies the ARS.

All Haut-Rhin centers are open
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The vaccination unit will reopen in Auburn

The situation is similar in Boss-Rin‌. For example, the Stock Exchange Vaccine Center in Strasbourg is in the process of expanding its vaccine lines. Working hours will be extended from December 1. In Obernei, where the center recently closed, a branch will finally reopen on December 3rd. Same thing in Vasselon, closed 3 weeks ago: the vaccine is provided by the Regional Occupational Health Association of Mosig Vignobul.

The Stock Exchange Vaccine Center in Strasbourg extends its opening hours
The Stock Exchange Vaccine Center in Strasbourg extends its opening hours © Radio France
Emily Pow

The number of injections doubled in two weeks

Now it’s time for mobilization and ramping again. To say in two weeks. The number of injections made at centers, doctors and pharmacists has doubled in Boss-Rin. Mainly 3rd doses. But first injections: between 2,000 and 2,500 per week.

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More than 2,000 appointments are available

ARS recalls that there is still 2,300 appointments are available by Christmas, For first and second injections and 3rd dose boosters for persons over 65 years of age, medical personnel and infirm persons. The 3rd dose is available from December 1 for those over 50 years of age.