MIL OSI Translation. Region: Germany / Deutschland –
Source: Switzerland – Federal Administration
Headline: Covid-19: Switzerland can start vaccinating risk groups in December
The drug authority Swissmedic approved the first Covid-19 vaccine for the Swiss market on December 19, 2020. Pfizer / BioNTech’s vaccine is suitable for adults aged 16 and over. The first vaccine doses will be delivered to Switzerland in the next few days, stored by the army pharmacy and then distributed to the cantons. After that, the cantons can start vaccinating particularly vulnerable people in targeted and accompanied settings. Swiss-wide vaccination of risk groups and other prioritized target groups will begin on January 4, 2021.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.