Bulgaria: Vaccinations with the “Moderna” vaccine have started

Bulgaria: Vaccinations with the “Moderna” vaccine have started

Vaccination with the vaccine of the American company Moderna started at the “Mother’s Home” Maternity Hospital in Sofia on Thursday morning, from which 2,400 doses arrived on Wednesday for the whole country, while another 4,000 doses are expected to arrive on January 25.

Obstetrician Sofia Yordanova from the “Mother’s Home” in Sofia is the first doctor to be vaccinated with the “Moderna” vaccine.

There are 100 medical staff from the medical institution, who will be vaccinated with “Moderna”. A total of 200 people have expressed a desire to be vaccinated with the new drug and about 150 people have already been vaccinated with the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.

Immunization with the “Moderna” vaccine requires two doses at a 28-day interval.

So far in Bulgaria, 0.23% have been vaccinated from the 29th of December, when the vaccinations started, until the 13th of January, when the last registration took place./ibna