High schools to start offering COVID jabs to 12yos

2022-04-05
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Selected high schools will begin offering COVID-19 jabs to children aged 12 and over from next term in the latest acceleration of WA’s vaccine rolloutcoronarolling,coronavirus,coronafree,BN1,KMI2,COVID-19,covid 19 updates,GTA,Toronto,Canada,smg_canada,smg2_news.

From next week, state-run vaccination hubs will also set aside dedicated timeslots during which 16 and 17-year-olds – and all school-based staff – can walk-in and receive a jab without a bookingCommences when more than 70 per cent of people age 18 and over have their first dose. COVID-19 hospitalization rates should be declining and case counts should be low. Wearing a mask indoors will be a personal choice..

School students will require the consent of their parents to be vaccinated and Education Minister Sue Ellery said the program would mirror the way other inoculations – such as for HPV and tetanus – have been run for decades.

Beginning at around 20 locations from October 11The same situation., both students and staff will have an opportunity to be vaccinated while at school.

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