Piedmont has officially announced the dates on which reservations will open for Piedmontese between the ages of 16 and 49 who, to date, cannot yet pre-access the vaccination campaign.
The Piedmontese Health Councilor Luigi Icardi announced that over two million doses should arrive in June. “If this is the case, by the beginning of autumn we will have a significant percentage of the population vaccinated. We currently have a vaccination capacity of over 40,000 doses per day, but with the available vaccines we can do an average of about 30-35,000. doses will arrive but we will be able to double as early as the end of May: we have more than 1000 pharmacies ready, 50 new centers ready to start and 857 companies that have applied for vaccination points. We cannot start them, however, if we do not have vaccines “.
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Vaccines by age groups: dates
In anticipation of the arrival of the next doses, Piedmont has drawn up a calendar for opening reservations for citizens who have not been able to register so far. Initially it was expected that the pre-accessions would begin on 25 May for citizens in the 45-49 range and on 1 June for the 40-44 range: the Region however announced that the commissioner structure of General Figliuolo has given the green light for the vaccination of 40-year-olds starting Monday 17 May. Here are the updated dates.
From 17 May: 45-49 age group
From 21 May: 40-44 age group
From 8 June: age range 30-39
From 15 June: 16-29 age group
From 11 May, registrations for the 50-54 age group are already open. To register, you need to go to the website ilPiemontetivaccina.it and follow the procedure: you need a tax code, a health card and a telephone number enabled to receive text messages.
Which vaccine will be given?
It is not possible to know in advance which vaccine will be given, as doses are injected based on availability. However, Piedmont has announced that the doses stored in the AstraZeneca region will be used in minimal part for the first administrations by general practitioners, currently having no news on upcoming deliveries, while most will be kept for the 227 thousand recalls that are already planned for the end of June.
The doses of Johnson & Johnson will also be mainly intended for general practitioners, while Asl and vaccination centers will mainly use Pfizer and Moderna.
How to know the vaccine date
Thanks to the new vaccination memorandum available on the website ilPiemontetivaccina.it it is possible to know, from the day after pre-accession, the indicative date on which you will be vaccinated. It is possible to access via Spid, or it is necessary to know the tax code and the health card number of the person who made the pre-accession: you will receive a code via text message to be able to log in.
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