is finalizing preparations to start —in the following weeks— the vaccination against COVID-19, the
Afterwards personnel from the National Police of Peru, Armed Forces, firefighters department, Red Cross, brigades, municipal police, cleaning and security staff, health students, and polling station members will be immunized.
"In total, 1,066,892 people will be vaccinated in the first phase," she expressed.
Furthermore, the minister said that "Peru considers various vaccination strategies," which will be implemented depending on each area's geographical and territorial characteristics.
In this sense, Dr. Mazzetti pointed out that the way, in which this process will be developed, has already been coordinated with authorities and those officials in charge of vaccinating people in each region.
Remarks were made during her virtual presentation before Congress' Health Commission.