The CPS plans to vaccinate against influenza 50% of Muscovites

© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Hinakura in fotobounce from the flu. Archival photoThe CPS plans to vaccinate against influenza 50% of Muscovites© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Highacidity the image Bank

Capital Rospotrebnadzor plans to vaccinate against influenza 50% of Muscovites, increasing the proportion of vaccinated compared with the previous year by 2 percentage points, told reporters the head of the Supervisory Department for the city of Moscow Elena Andreeva.

«We very much hope that this season we can reach the figures of last year and maybe even get to 50%. Muscovites won’t hurt,» said Andreev.

As noted by the representative of the Rospotrebnadzor, the Federal service task is to create in Moscow a certain immune layer, which will allow Muscovites not to get sick.

«According to the Federal requirement that at least 40% of the population. In that year Moscow was one of the regions, which has made vaccination of 48.1%, which allows us to prevent the spread of infection and be healthy», — said Andreev.

According to the head of the Moscow Department of health Alexei Khripun, only subordinated institutions it is planned to vaccinate over 4.2 million people. In addition, in the capital of the vaccination will be held in the various subordinated institutions and private clinics. Over the past week in Moscow has already vaccinated about 300 thousand people.

On Wednesday, the head of the Department of health Khripun and chief sanitary doctor of Moscow Elena Andreeva themselves had been vaccinated against influenza in one of the capital’s mixed-use centers. «Today we showed that we start with ourselves. And only in this case we can say that we can ask the city’s population by looking at the example of vaccination and leaders in the city who are responsible for the health of Muscovites, start doing it now,» — said Andreev.The CPS plans to vaccinate against influenza 50% of Muscovites© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotoreceptori, treatment and prevention of influenza