The Duterte government has started to kick-off its Covid-19 vaccination program at the Philippine General Hospital. UP-PGH is one of the country’s COVID-19 designated hospitals.
The Sinovac vaccines has arrived last February 28, 2021 at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City. The donated vaccines from china are around 600,000+ which are still note enough for the total population in the country.
The national government gave assurance that this would be the start of the vaccination drive and there’s more to come. However, there are several disputes on whether this sinovac vaccine is really safe and efficient.
In addition to this, the Food and Drug Administration has announced that the China’s Sinovac Biotech Vaccine is already available for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) prior to its arrival on February 28, 2021.