The government is aiming to have a vaccine about 12 million Filipinos against its & # 39; measles through its major harvesting campaign
MANILA, Philippines – The country that strives to break its & # 39; Involvement in several sectors, the government is issuing all stops to control the increase in the cases of the " measles in the last few weeks.
The biggest effort with the government is to involve a major campaign; vaccine, which aims to be a vaccination of around 12 million people against their illness before March. (LEABH: Illness is scared to worry: paid parents who get a vaccine from babies)
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said that this is the target of the government because it will ensure that there is a 95% vaccine cover.
Duque stated that the number was to ensure "herd protection" in which people who are on the " crushed already "scattered" from the rest of the population. (LEIS: Dengvaxia controversy: A flu vaccine, which appears to be a fluid)
For this reason, a number of governmental organizations have encouraged resources as long as non-governmental organizations have volunteered to tackle the most adventurous disease. (LAY: SECTION: When should one person be vaccinated against their measles?)
In the Department of Health (DOH) Calabarzon, this means that vaccine is more accessible in places outside health centers, such as fast food chains and other strategic areas.
There was also a pavilion that was set up in San Lazaro Hospital, to deal with a patient's aggregate with a measles. The hospital has been a land area in the situation, where around 300 patients were treated on Wednesday, 13 February.
The tents, which were established by the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), serves as an expanded wing of the hospital, which is the country's center of infection for infections. (TheFAST FAST: What's in a & # 39; measles and how can it be banned?)
PRC also made similar tents at Philippine General Hospital, Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center, and Municipal Cause Hospital.
Data from the DOH epidemiology bureau showed the number of cases up to 5,635 at 9am on Monday, 11 February.
There are also 87 deaths due to measles since 1 January to 11 February this year. This is 383% higher than the number of deaths in the same period in 2018, which was covered at 18 confirmed cases. (LEIS: Mattresses in Philippines are still rising – Duque)
All government efforts are targeted at & # 39; Completing a major venture to vaccine in the fastest possible time. The DOH says that the vaccine is the best protection against its measles. – Rappler.com