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SEHA: Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine now available across the network

by Out and About Mag.

Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, in collaboration with the Department of Health – Abu Dhabi, announces the availability of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in all SEHA Covid-19 drive-through services centres and vaccination centres across the country. The Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine continues to be available across the network’s facilities and centres.

SEHA stands united with the UAE’s healthcare authorities and partners across the industry to ensure the community have access to vaccinations and is committed to expanding the community’s access to both vaccines.

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Both the Pfizer-BioNTech and Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines are now being administered across 46 centres in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and the Northern Emirates. Those as young as 12 years old can receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, while the Sinopharm vaccine is only available to those over the age of 16.

Those exempt from receiving the vaccine include those who are currently or have recently been infected with Covid-19, volunteers in Covid-19 vaccine clinical trials, pregnant women, people vaccinated outside of the country, those who have severe allergies to vaccines or vaccine components, and members of the community with diseases proven to interact negatively with the vaccine.

For more information or book a COVID-19 vaccine appointment, please call 800 50, visit https://www.seha.ae/covid-19-landing/ or download the SEHA app.

 

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