The Sharjah Social Services Department (SSSD) has announced it has rolled out a drive to administer free flu shots to seniors in their homes.
Director-General of the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority, NCEMA, Obaid Rashid Al Shamsi, has taken the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
The ministry said this week's mortality rate is 0.4%, the lowest globally compared to the EU of 2.6% and in MENA region at 2.4% and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development countries (OECD) at 3.0%.
It is possible to be re-infected by the same virus after recovery or after vaccination, the body develops antibodies whose validity varies from disease to disease, says ministry.
The Ministry on Saturday once again stressed that it aims to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), on Thursday announced 1,321 new coronavirus cases. The new cases bring the total number of recorded cases in the country to 189,866.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP), has launched the “Post Office” initiative as part of the National Unified Medical Records “Riayati,” a linkage system between hospitals and clinics and health care providers.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) revealed that that the number of licenced health and pharmaceutical facilities has surged to 3,410, while the total number of workers in the public and private health sector is 26,931.
The UAE’s Ministry of Health conducted 68,043 COVID-19 tests, and discovered 491 new cases of the coronavirus and 402 recoveries.