MOSCOW, June 29. / TASS /. The Russian Ministry of Health has prepared guidelines for vaccination of COVID-19 patients or those previously vaccinated against coronavirus. This was announced on Tuesday by the head of the Ministry of Health Mikhail Murashko.
“We have prepared guidelines for vaccination of the population – those [граждан]who have suffered a coronavirus infection or were previously vaccinated, “he said at a meeting of the coordination council under the government of the Russian Federation to combat coronavirus infection.
According to him, it will be possible to vaccinate six months after the illness or primary vaccination. “These recommendations have already been approved by the Ministry of Health and will be sent to the regions today,” Murashko said.
Vaccination once a year
Those who have been ill with covid will be allowed to be vaccinated six months after recovery, after the stabilization of the epidemic situation in Russia and the achievement of collective immunity to the coronavirus, vaccination will be recommended once a year.
“Taking into account the opinion of our scientists, specialists in the field of immunology, virology, we have prepared changes to the methodological recommendations. And taking into account the unfavorable epidemic situation in the Russian Federation, it will be allowed to vaccinate after six months after the illness and after six months after the previous primary vaccination. achievement of herd immunity and after stabilization of the situation, vaccination can be carried out once a year, “- said the head of the Ministry of Health.