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The UAE Health authorities on Thursday released a list of centres for COVID-19 vaccination programme, a day after the country approved the China’s Sinopharm vaccine.
The UAE health ministry said the vaccine was 86% effective according to analysis of third-phase trials.
The Health Ministry announced that the COVID-19 vaccine is currently available all across the UAE.
All clinics run by SEHA, and private medical facilities run by VPS Healthcare will start the vaccination programmme from Saturday.
The emirate of Dubai will start the vaccination programme at its field hospital in Dubai Parks.
In Sharjah, Wasit Health Center will lead the way for the programme. People have been urged to follow the centre’s time, from 4pm until 9pm.
Ajman’s Al Hamidiyah Health Center will operate from 9am to 12:30pm, and from 5pm to 8:30pm.
Al Bait Mutwahed Centre in Umm Al Quwain will conduct the programme.
Ras Al Khaimah’s Al Mu’aireed Medical Centre will carry out the vaccination drive from 8am to 1pm, and Mraished Health Center in Fujairah will do the vaccination.
A person will not be entertained if Emirates ID and Ministry’s Health cards are not produced at the centres.
The ministry urged people to book an appointment for the vaccination or register on the Seha website: https://www.seha.ae/ or call the toll free number 80050.
The vaccine will be administered in two shots, 21 days apart.
The following are the centers where the vaccine is offered:
Seha clinics and centers in Abu Dhabi (from 8 am to 8 pm) in the following clinics:
Al Zafarana Diagnostic and Screening Center
Al Bateen Healthcare Center
Madinat Mohamed Bin Zayed Healthcare Center
Baniyas Healthcare Center
Madinat Khalifa Healthcare
Al Falah Healthcare Center – SEHA
Oud Al Touba Diagnostic and Screening Center
Al Hili Healthcare Center
Al Yahar Healthcare Center
Al Muwaiji Healthcare Center
Mezyad Healthcare Center
Al Quaa Healthcare Center
Al Hayer Healthcare Center
Sweihan Healthcare Center
Al Dhafra Modern Medical Centre
Madinat Zayed Hospital
Al Gayathi New Community Hospital
Al Mirfa Hospital
Al Sila Hospital
Private sector centers:
Mediclinic Hospital - Khalifa Street
All branches of VPS company
The following neighborhood councils (from 10 am to 6 pm)
Al Bateen Council in Abu Dhabi
Supervisor Council - Abu Dhabi
Al Manhal Council - Abu Dhabi
Rabdan Council - Abu Dhabi
Al Wathba Council - Abu Dhabi
Majlis Muhammad Khalaf - Abu Dhabi
Al Wathba South Council - Abu Dhabi
The Council of the First Astronaut - Abu Dhabi
Falaj Hazaa Council - Al Ain
Al-Khabisi Council - Al-Ain
The Markhaniya Council - Al Ain
Kindergarten Council - Al AinMajlis Zakher - Al Ain
Al-Sarooj Council - Al-Ain
Zayed City Council, Al Dhafra
Delma Council - Al Dhafra
Commodities Council - Al DhafraMajlis Muhammad Al-Falahi Al-Yassi - Al Dhafra Mubarak bin Qaran-Ghayathi Council
2—The Emirate of Dubai:
The field hospital in Dubai Parks3—The Emirate of Sharjah:
Wasit Health Center from 4 pm until 9 pmAl Dhaid Health Center
Al Lalla’eeyah Health CenterFamily Health Promotion Center
Al-Madam Health Center
Kalba Health Center
Al Hamidiyah Health Center from 9 am to 12:30 pm, and from 5pm to 8:30pm
(Friday from 5 pm 8:30 pm)
Mushairef Health Center
Al Hamidiyah Health Center
5— Umm Al Quwain:
The Home Center
Al Salamah Health Center
Falaj Al Mualla Health Center
6— Ras Al Khaimah:
Al Meireid Medical Centre from 8am to 1pm
Al-Jazeera Health Center
Al-Munai'i Health Center
7— The Emirate of Fujairah:
Mraished Health Center- From 9 am to 1 pm
Friday from 4 pm to 9 pm
Al-Khulaibiya Health Center
Antana Health Center
Since the pandemic began, the UAE has detected over 178,000 cases of the virus, with 160,000 recoveries and nearly 600 deaths. Its aggressive testing policy has seen over 17 million tests conducted in a country home to just over 9 million people.
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“It applied an advanced system of preventive measures to confront the repercussions of the pandemic, and adopted an effective strategy for recovery planning for all sectors.”
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