How is France preparing to mass-vaccinate the population? This Saturday January 9, 2021 professor and president of the Haute Autorité de Santé Dominique Le Guludec said in France “[vaccine] orders have picked up the pace” over the past days. She confirms the French government was ordering more vaccines and “industrials are making major efforts to deliver more and quicker” she told Europe 1.
2ème vaccin validé en France #Covid_19, 80.000 vaccinés cette semaine : Quelle stratégie pour accélérer cette vaccination ? La présidente la Haute Autorité de Santé @HAS_sante , le Professeur Dominique Le Guludec est mon invitée à 12h45 @Europe1 pic.twitter.com/v1Tw9fxBnH— Fabienne Le Moal (@FabienneLeMoal) January 9, 2021
Tweet reads: “2nd vaccine approved in Frace #Covid_19, 80,000 people vaccinated this week: what strategy to speed the vaccination up? Haute Autorité de Santé president and professor Dominique Le Guludec is my guest from 12:45 p.m. on Europe1”
A few days earlier, Moderna vaccine was given the green light from the same authority to be issued in France. Lately, the government has been faced with many criticisms from the opposition on the vaccine strategy implemented in France. In Europe, countries such as Germany and the United-Kingdom are speeding up and already total several thousands and even hundreds of thousands of fellow citizens vaccinated.
— GRZ - CovidTracker (@GuillaumeRozier) January 8, 2021
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Tweet reads: “[Olivier Véran] says over 80,000 people have been vaccinated against Covid19 since the vaccine campaign started”.
In France, this toll is barely increasing (80,000 people as of January 8, 2021) as the Covidtracker.fr website shows. Furthermore, the number of people vaccinated is expected to increase in the coming days. Prime Minister Jean Castex confirmed “the goal is to move quicker” without forgetting that it should be made so “in absolutely irreproachable safety conditions”.
Coronavirus: should French already contaminated be vaccinated?
At the dawn of the Covid vaccination campaign in France, this Saturday December 19, 2020 the Haute Autorité de Santé has issued a release. It addresses the usefulness issue of having people already infected with coronavirus vaccinated. An issue addressed this Friday January 8, 2021 by Paris Hôpital de la Pitié-Salpêtrière immunology unit head Guy Gorochov.
Covid: Moderna vaccine approved by the Haute Autorité de Santé
Moderna vaccine is now approved by the the Haute Autorité de Santé. French control announced they delivered their decision this Friday Janaury 8, 2021 as for issuing the product on the territory. The vaccine has been approved already this Wednesday January 6 by the European Medicines Agency.