A week before the end of the National Vaccination Campaign, the Ministry of Health and Environment stated that children still still have the extra dose against measles, rubella and mumps, especially in the town of Rio Gallegos .
Today, a door to door tour was held in the vicinity of the health center No. 1 and will continue with the population sweeping this Friday, the 23rd in the afternoon, in the San Benito neighborhood and on Saturday, November 24, from 11 am i 3 p.m. from San Martin neighborhood homes, 122 homes and Del Carmen so that families with children between 13 and 4 years old receive the corresponding immunization.
The population is also reminded that they can go to public hospitals, vaccinations, hospitals and health centers closest to their homes to receive the corresponding doses. In Rio Gallegos, the HRRG vaccine and the Childcare Center (Pje. Zucarino 646) work from 8 a.m. i 8 p.m.
It should be noted that Law 22,909 / 1983 talks about the art. 11 that those vaccinations included in the national calendar are compulsory for all the residents of the country "as there is a preventative policy being implemented in this way and that mandatory protection criteria be established.