Lusail COVID-19 drive-through centre to offer booster doses Jan 26, 2022 0 0 12345 Tribune News NetworkDoha The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has expanded the COVID-19 vaccine booster vaccinations. The drive-through COVID-19 testing centre in Lusail will begin administering booster doses from January 26, 2022.This was announced by the Ministry of Public Health on Tuesday.“From Wednesday, six lanes of the 10-lane drive-through centre will be dedicated to booster vaccinations, while the remaining four lanes will continue to offer COVID-19 testing for eligible groups,” the MoPH said.The centre will provide booster vaccinations, not first and second doses, to the public from this Wednesday by invitation only through an appointment system during the opening hours of 8 am to 10 pm. To receive a booster dose at the Lusail centre, individuals require an invitation appointment SMS identifying their time slot and will be seen on a first-come-first basis, at any time during those operational hours.The Ministry of Public Health is administering COVID-19 vaccine booster doses for all individuals after six months from receiving their second COVID-19 vaccine dose.The decision is in line with the clinical evidence supporting the additional protective effect of a booster dose and showing that for most people protective immunity obtained from their primary vaccine series gradually starts to decline after six months.Anyone who is eligible and has not yet been contacted can call the PHCC hotline on 40277077 to schedule an appointment.COVID-19 vaccination appointments can also be made via PHCC’s mobile app, Nar’aakom.The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) now offers COVID-19 vaccine booster doses to individuals after six months from receiving their second COVID-19 vaccine dose. The booster vaccine doses that are administered in Qatar are from Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna. RELATED ARTICLES Amir to patroniseAl Zaeem Air College graduation Jan 26, 2022 0 0 Qatar provides 50K doses of Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine to Philippines Jan 26, 2022 0 0 Defence minister meets Nigerian counterpart Jan 26, 2022 0 0 Support our efforts in COVID-19 fight by receiving the booster dose: MoPH Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has stressed the importance of supporting community members for their continuous efforts and playing their role in combating the COVID-19 pandemic by .. Two arrested for robbing shops in Industrial Area Tribune News Network Doha Two men have been arrested in connection with reports of thefts at some shops in Industrial Area, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has said. The men, identified only as African nationals, were .. GWC posts QR225 mn net profit in 2021 GWC has achieved a net profit of QR225 million with gross revenue reaching QR1.3 billion at the end of 2021. The EPS stood at QR0.38 by the end of the same period. Weekend set to be colder as temperature to drop further: QMD Northwesterly wind with speeds ranging between 12 and 22 knots and gusts of 30 knots is expected to return between Thursday and Sunday, again dropping temperatures to as low as 8°C. The maximum temperature during this ..