Second COVID-19 Vaccination Drive has witnessed a boost and there is already a huge surge in the number of people showing up at covid vaccine centers. The drive is targeted for 60 years and above as well as for 45+ years old but with comorbidities. Click here to find out if you are eligible for COVID-19 vaccination as per current guidelines. The 1st phase that aimed to vaccinate the front-line saviors came to an end and around 3.8 lakh people were inoculated. Due to the increase in covid cases again, especially in particular areas of the country, the government has released a new list of covid vaccine hospitals that have been included in the vaccination program.
Bharat Biotech, the makers of Covaxin have announced a piece of happy news stating that it has shown the efficacy of 81%. Looking at this positive stat, the hesitancy that people have in mind for the vaccine should get eased.
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The government has eased restrictions on the fixed timing, earlier 9 am to 5 pm, and has extended support to the general public by allowing hospitals to carry out vaccination 24x7.
You might not be aware of the hospitals around you and even if you are, you might not know if it is a CVC (COVID Vaccination Center). Eliminate the hassle by finding the nearest covid 19 vaccine centers near you from our list of hospitals and centers here. While you’ll be able to see all the near ones from your current location, you can also find out about other states as well. Along with that, you'll also get all the updated, relevant and related information regarding covid vaccine centers right here on The Wellness Corner.
Once you are done searching the most convenient center from The Wellness Corner, you can proceed by simply visiting CoWIN web portal (cowin.gov.in) and get yourself registered. Another way of doing it is from the Aarogya Setu app. ID proof like Aadhaar card, electoral card, or driver’s license would be required during registration.
You'll be able to make an appointment only after the registration is completed. If that is done, you may browse the available slot options and choose the one that suits you the best. You can also reschedule the slot if needed.
As of now, the vaccine will be given for free at government facilities and private hospitals cannot charge more than ₹250 per dose as fixed by the Health Ministry.
The recent efficacy result is a big relief for everyone globally but overcrowding at covid vaccination centers is alarming. Health experts fear that overcrowding may increase the spread of infection if social distancing isn't followed properly. While the government is looking into the matter, everyone is requested to adhere to the safety guidelines stated by the government and maintain social distancing.