Second dose for adolescents start today

The administration of the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents aged 12 to 17 starts today.

This was announced by Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar during the daily press conference yesterday.

The minister urged parents and guardians to ensure that the children receive their second dose according to schedule.

The adolescents are required to scan BruHealth QR code during registration at the vaccination centres, and bring along their identification card, vaccination booklet and Bru-HIMS card (if available) as well as fill in the consent form, health screening form and flu desk screening questionaire.

More details on Monday’s Borneo Bulletin