Today the application of the second dose of Pfizer’s COVID vaccine for young people from 18 to 29 years old in the mayor’s office Xochimilco.
For this first day, young people whose surname begins with the letters A, B and C.
The Ministry of Health of the capital asked the young people to bring the proof of the first dose, the new vaccination file, printed with personal data previously filled in, and an official identification that proves age and address.
👩🏽🧑🏽The day begins to apply 2nd Pfizer to the population between 18 and 29 years of age in Xochimilco.
💉Today corresponds to those whose first surname begins with: A, B and C.
– Secretariat of Health of Mexico City (@SSaludCdMx) September 27, 2021
During the application of the first dose, at Deportiva Xochimilco there were crowds, long lines and the Pfizer vaccine ran out, so on the last day got vaccinated with Sinovac biologics.
COVID vaccination dates and sites
On Saturday the government of Mexico City announced dates and pending COVID vaccination sites for the population between 18 and 39 years of age, for different municipalities.
In total, there will be nine vaccination sites, where immunization will begin, from this Monday, September 27, until Sunday, October 3.
The Health authorities announced that the second dose will be applied for people between 30 and 39 years old in the Cuauhtémoc, Milpa Alta and Magdalena Contreras municipalities.
The application of the first dose for the youth of Álvaro Obregón, Azcapotzalco, Coyoacán and Iztapalapa will begin on Tuesday 28.
The authorities explained that those who did not reach their second dose of Pfizer, Astra Zeneca or SINOVAC can also attend next week, but first they must call Locatel to make an appointment, this will be essential for your attention.
They estimate to complete vaccines against COVID in October
According to the capital’s government, the earliest that the application of the second dose for the last population group can begin will be between October 5 and 19.
However, the latest they can start the second dose will be between October 5 and December 21.
CDMX near the green
Mexico City is very close to green, said the director general of Digital Government of the Digital Agency for Public Innovation, Eduardo Clark.
“So this week we continue on Yellow Traffic Light. As you know, every two weeks there is an opportunity for change, but this week is not one of them; So, we are still at the Yellow Traffic Light, although we do want to share with you that in the last notification that we received –preliminary, from the Government of Mexico– on the day before, we were already quite close to the Green one; To be in Green you have to be at 10 points or less, and we were at 13; then, fortunately closer to the Green, here in the city, “explained Clark this Friday, September 24.
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