Health Minister Dr Basel Al-Sabah presided over an extensive meeting recently with ministry officials and experts in confronting the corona epidemic in attendance; during which they reviewed the repercussions of the pandemic, epidemiological situation locally and its developments, and health proposals which will be presented to the Cabinet in order to take steps aimed at controlling the hotbeds of infection and reducing infection rates, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting sources.
His Excellency Sheikh Dr. Basel Humoud Hamad Al-Sabah – Minister of Health
Sources confirmed the inclusion of various perceptions and possibilities in the recommendations, which will be submitted to the Council of Ministers with the aim of preventing the spread of the virus more broadly.
In another context, informed sources from the ministry said vaccinations for seasonal influenza and pneumonia will start on Thursday in some centers. Sources added the ministry has allocated 34 health centers to conduct these vaccinations.