COVID-19. Flattering success in the 16 parishes of the province of Syracuse vaccine for the elderly for the extraordinary day: 350 flocked

G.G.Iornata of extraordinary vaccination in parishes, today, thanks to the memorandum of understanding signed between the Presidency of the Sicilian Region and the Sicilian Episcopal Conference which provided for the use of the parish premises as a vaccination point for the population.

There were 16 parishes in the province of Syracuse that joined the initiative with the aim announced by the Sicilian Region of accelerating the immunization campaign also involving unconventional structures to more easily reach the population groups from 69 to 79 years old.

Efficient was the organization set up by the ASP of Syracuse which for the extraordinary day, alongside the other active vaccination points, has prepared teams of medical, nurses, administrative and IT health workers of the Department of Medical Prevention and of the four Districts health, who went to the parishes of the municipalities of Syracuse, Augusta, Melilli, Lentini, Francofonte, Buccheri, Solarino, Noto, Pachino and Rosolini, who joined, and subjected to vaccination with Astrazeneca as those entitled, about 350, had booked through the parishes.

Volunteer associations, including retired Carabinieri, the Italian Red Cross and Civil Protection, sick transport companies affiliated with private ambulances, with the support of 7 resuscitation ambulances and company facility management teams for the transfer of vaccines.

“As it was for the vax day, this additional extraordinary initiative promoted by the Sicilian Region to accelerate the anticovid immunization campaign – comments the general director of the Syracuse ASP Salvatore Lucio Ficarra – found ready and efficient company personnel, associations of voluntary work, affiliated companies, mayors, parish priests, municipal police and all those who collaborated with us for the success of the event for which all the gratitude of the company management goes ».

04 April 2021 | 08:23

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