About 558 medical frontliners (A1), senior citizens (A2) and persons with comorbidities (A3) have already been vaccinated with the single dose Janssen COVID-19 jabs by the personnel of the City Health Office and volunteer medical workers as of July 28, 2021.
Only those residents duly registered and officially notified of their schedules by the City Health Office will be accommodated in the vaccination sites until the supply of Janssen jabs are consumed.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo is requesting for additional vaccines from the national government to be shipped direct to Dumaguete City to accelerate the vaccination of all eligible residents to achieve herd immunity. As of Wednesday, more than 15, 501 residents have already been inoculated from COVID-19.