A complete of 3903 COVID-19 vaccination doses have been administered yesterday at hospital vaccination hubs throughout Victoria.
This brings the whole variety of vaccine doses administered in Victoria because the program began on Monday 22 February to 42,989.
Yesterday the 40,000th COVID-19 vaccine was administered by Victoria’s hospital vaccination hubs – forward of targets.
Second doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine at the moment are being administered throughout Victoria.
Vaccines are persevering with to be administered by 9 hospital vaccination hubs and outreach websites managed by public well being providers.
Individuals now receiving their second dose embody Resort Quarantine and Well being Resort employees, airport and port employees, and frontline well being employees in COVID-19 screening clinics, specialist COVID-19 wards, Intensive Care Models and Emergency Departments.
Hubs additionally ship the second dose to public sector residential aged care residents and employees, with the Commonwealth accountable for offering the vaccine to personal residential aged care and incapacity care services.
Victoria is continuous to help the Commonwealth with their vaccination program, with additional enlargement of this system depending on vaccine provide.