Pregnant women will no longer need a medical certificate to receive the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Starting next week, pregnant women who come to be vaccinated against COVID
-19 will no longer require a medical certificate, but will only have to present the prenatal control card.
"Pregnant women will no longer need a medical certificate to receive the first dose of the COVID
, since just by carrying the prenatal control card they will be immunized," the Ministry of Health (Minsa
) reported this Saturday.
He adds that in addition, the vaccine
-19 will be applied to lactating women up to 6 months, however, they must present the control card that shows that the infant is in the range of 0 to 6 months old. , when they go to vaccination centers.
A call is made to all pregnant women and mothers whose children are up to 6 months old to go to the vaccination centers to receive the vaccine
-19, ”urges the Minsa
On the other hand, the entity reiterates that an interval of 14 days must be maintained between the application of the vaccine
-19 and the vaccine