Barbados: The health authority has been providing vaccination to the residents at various polyclinics and designated sites to keep the vaccination process at a steady pace.
The immunization unit has shared details about the vaccination process on March 28, 2022 (Monday). As per the latest update, vaccination will be available at four (4) sites between 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.
The vaccinations sites open for the vaccination on Monday are –
1.) Branford Taitt Polyclinic at Black Rock, St. Michael – 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
2.) St Philip Polyclinic at Six Roads, St Philip – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
3.) Glebe Polyclinic at The Glebe, St. George – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
4.) Eunice Gibson Polyclinic at Warrens, St Michael – 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
As per the vaccination authority, students (aged between 12 to 18 years) can walk into any location to receive the Pfizer vaccine.
As per the health authority, four vaccines are being administrated to the Barbadians. These four vaccines are – AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Sinopharm, and Johnson & Johnson. These vaccines will be available at the polyclinics and vaccination centres at the scheduled times only, the immunization unit notified.
The government has also informed that people who are interested in receiving the first dose of the vaccine against COVID-19 should walk in with their identification cards. For the second dose, they should come with a blue vaccination card.
While informing about the booster shots, the unit notified that the booster doses of three vaccines – AstraZeneca, Pfizer, and Sinopharm, are available at the sites. People receiving the booster dose must carry a blue vaccination card or vaccination certificate and valid photo identification (passport or identification card).
These regulations are the same for overseas residents.
As of March 26, 2022 (Saturday), the total number of persons with at least one dose is 161,047, which is 70.5 percent of the eligible population, and the total number of fully vaccinated persons is 151,004. Out of the total people, 66,063 are males, and 84,941 are females.