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First shipment of Moderna vaccine arrives in Manila

By Christopher Lloyd Caliwan MODERNA IN PH. National Task Force Against Covid-19 chief implementer Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. (2nd from right), Economic Counselor for US Embassy-Manila David Gamble Jr. (left) and International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) Executive Vice President Christian Razon Gonzalez (2nd from left) flash the Resbakuna sign during the arrival of Moderna vaccine … Continue reading

SMC officially starts P1-billion nationwide vaccination program for employees, opens pilot site at LSGH in Mandaluyong
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SMC officially starts P1-billion nationwide vaccination program for employees, opens pilot site at LSGH in Mandaluyong

    San Miguel Corporation (SMC) launched its first vaccination site at the La Salle Green Hills (LSGH) in Mandaluyong to officially start its 1-billion COVID-19 vaccine rollout for its 70,000 employees, extended workforce and their families. Present during the event are SMC president Ramon S. Ang, Senator Joel Villanueva, National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 … Continue reading

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PH ready for Covid-19 vax with subzero storage requirement

By Lade Jean Kabagani   COLD STORAGE. Officials of the Department of Health and National Policy Against Covid-19 inspect the cold storage facility for Covid-19 vaccines of Zuellig Pharma Corporation in Parañaque City on Jan. 20, 2021). Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. on Tuesday (May 4) said the government is exerting all efforts to prevent vaccine spoilage … Continue reading

Ontario Releases Ethical Framework for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
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Ontario Releases Ethical Framework for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

News Release Ontario Releases Ethical Framework for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Framework will guide vaccine prioritization in future phases of the province’s implementation plan TORONTO — The Ontario government has released an Ethical Framework for COVID-19 vaccine distribution which was developed in partnership with the COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Task Force to guide further vaccine prioritization and distribution across … Continue reading

Alberta receives 16,900 doses of Moderna vaccine
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Alberta receives 16,900 doses of Moderna vaccine

News Release Alberta receives 16,900 doses of Moderna vaccine Moderna vaccine doses have arrived in Alberta and will be offered to residents in continuing care facilities. This initial shipment will be used to immunize residents at long-term care and designated supportive living facilities beginning with those at highest risk, as the Moderna vaccine can be … Continue reading

Ontario Welcomes Health Canada Approval of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine
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Ontario Welcomes Health Canada Approval of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Statement Ontario Welcomes Health Canada Approval of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Vaccine Is More Mobile and Can Be Taken Directly to Various Settings TORONTO ― Premier Doug Ford issued the following statement following Health Canada’s approval of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine: “This is phenomenal news for Ontarians and Canadians – yet another life-saving COVID-19 vaccine has … Continue reading

More than 25,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine en route to Alberta
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More than 25,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine en route to Alberta

News Release More than 25,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine en route to Alberta Alberta will soon receive 25,350 doses of Pfizer vaccine and will start immunizing priority health-care workers provincewide. During the week of Dec. 21, Alberta will receive shipments of vaccines from Pfizer at dedicated vaccine sites across the province. Right now, the Pfizer … Continue reading