The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) says a campaign to vaccinate 35,000 eligible kids ages five to 11 against COVID-19 could start as soon as early DecemberIn an alarming new trend, people are dying at home from COVID-19 a.
In a briefing on Thursday, Dr. Chris MackieWhile much of that could be negotiated relatively quickly in an emergency situation, the medical officer of health for the MLHU, said the strategy to vaccinate children would be similar to that of the previous waves.?
The plan includes large mass vaccination clinics open at the Western Agriplex and in Mount Brydgessupervised by someone who will enforce sanitary precautions.. Pharmacy partners are lined up to offer vaccines, and the MLHU’s?mass clinics will return to an appointment-based system.?
“We believe we can get through those kids in about two, maybe three weeks with all systems going strong, which they will be by December,” said Mackie.