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Health Ministry plans to introduce obligatory vaccination for healthcare workers

Source : 112 Ukraine

Besides, employees of local self-government bodies can be added to the list
16:40, 11 November 2021

Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Lyashko
AP

The Ministry of Health plans to introduce mandatory Covid-19 vaccination for healthcare workers as Health Ministry Viktor Lyashko reported during the briefing.

It is also planned to add employees of local self-government bodies to the list.

“Today, the Ministry of Health is sending an order to expand the list of professions for which vaccination is mandatory for public discussion and coordination with other ministries. This time we are talking about: employees of health care institutions of state and municipal ownership; employees of local government bodies; employees of enterprises, institutions and organizations related to the communal property of the respective territorial communities,” Lyashko said.

Related: Over 20 million vaccinations against Covid-19 already occurred in Ukraine

On November 9, the Health Ministry of Ukraine has extended the list of professions for which vaccination against Covid-19 is mandatory.

 Particularly:                                                      

- employees of enterprises, institutions and organizations belonging to the sphere of management of central executive bodies;

- employees of institutions and establishments providing social services, establishments of social protection for children, rehabilitation establishments;

- employees of enterprises, institutions and organizations included in the List of objects of state property that are of strategic importance for the economy and security of the state ("Ukrposhta", "Ukrzaliznytsia" and others).

Related: Residents of Kyiv region to be unable to use transport without Covid documents

 As it was reported, all unvaccinated officials and teachers will be suspended from work from November 8. It does not apply to people who have absolute contraindications for preventive vaccinations against Covid-19 and received a medical opinion on the presence of contraindications for vaccination against Covid-19 issued by a healthcare institution.

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