Just recently, authorities in the UAE announced a new initiative for a certain sector. As part of the country’s National Vaccination Programme against the coronavirus, people of determination, those with chronic diseases, and seniors can get vaccinated against Covid-19 in their homes.
“Our message today is to a dear group, our elders. We have prioritized the availability of the vaccine to them. Help us protect you, we can visit you at home to assess your medical condition and provide you the vaccine,” Dr. Farida Al Hosni, spokesperson of the UAE health sector, last week.
Currently, the vaccine is offered for free to residents at more than 150 medical centre across the country.
Here’s how to book a vaccine home service for people of determination, those with chronic diseases, and seniors:
Sharjah - Service can be booked via the Social Services Department at 800700
Abu Dhabi - Service can be booked via the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (Seha) at 80050.
Ajman - Service can be booked via 80070