SEPANG: Covid-19 vaccine booster shots should only be prioritised for the high-risk group and the elderly, not healthy people, says Khairy Jamaluddin.
The Health Minister said Malaysia will not recommend that people who are healthy be given booster shots when the country starts administering them.
“Booster shots should only be given to those who should have it. I am young and have no comorbidities, so should I be taking the booster shot? I’ll be taking a (dose) meant for somebody else.
“Boosters are for people who are elderly and immunocompromised. It is not for healthy people, and we will not recommend it for them right now.
“It is only for a certain group of people,” he told a press conference at Kuala Lumpur International AirporRead More »
Update vaccination status of Covid-19 Phase Three clinical trial volunteers in MySejahtera, says Perak MCA
IPOH: The vaccination status of volunteers who are part of the Covid-19 Phase Three clinical trial should be updated in the MySejahtera application to avoid any problems in the future, says the Perak MCA public service and complaints bureau.
Its chief Low Guo Nan said the volunteers were informed that they would be receiving physical vaccination cards only upon the completion of the two doses of either vaccines or placebos under the extended crossover and booster study.
There will be a number listed on the card for them to call, if any of the volunteers face any problems with the authorities.
"My question is, why is it not possible that the status cannot be uploaded in the application itself to avoid any issues, because some parties may not be awareRead More »