"We will be delivered in limited numbers" explains Céline, a pharmacist from the center of Besançon who takes into consideration a document recently received from the Regional Health Agency. "We are asked to give it only to people with a health insurance voucher." This last received at home. The pharmacist made a request for the vaccine supply this Friday: out of five ordered, he will have only two delivered in the afternoon.
Bourgogne-Franche-Comté classified as "pre-epidemic"
Although the flu has been quite quiet this year, the French have been more vaccinated than last year (9 million in 2018 versus 6 million in 2017). The influence could, however, come back more intensively, according to health professionals' forecasts. Five of the 13 regions, including Burgundy-Franche-Comté, were placed in "pre-epidemic".
It is advisable "Wash your hands regularly, wash your nose with physiological saline", says the pharmacist.