After nearly two months of implementing Resolution No. 128/NQ-CP dated October 11, 2021 of the Government on “Safely adapting, flexibly and effectively controlling the COVID-19 epidemic”, the COVID-19 epidemic situation However, the epidemic is still complicated in many localities, a new strain of Omicron has appeared in some countries. – society, ensuring people’s life, the Prime Minister requires:
1. The People’s Committees of the provinces and centrally-run cities direct all levels to strictly implement the Government’s Resolution No. 128/NQ-CP dated October 11, 2021 on “Safe and flexible adaptation effectively control the COVID-19 epidemic”; proactively assess the risk level closely to reality in order to promptly implement appropriate epidemic prevention and control measures, without causing congestion, hindering production and business activities and affecting people’s lives.
2. Ministries, ministerial-level agencies, agencies attached to the Government, People’s Committees of provinces and centrally run cities should step up socio-economic development, while at the same time ensure strict implementation of the 5K principle. further strengthen the safe, scientific and effective vaccination rate and measures to prevent and control the epidemic of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control and the Ministry of Health.
The Prime Minister signed a letter to respond to the epidemic more effectively.
Previously, Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam also signed Official Letter 1662/CD-TTg dated December 2, 2021 of the Prime Minister on strengthening the review of vaccination work; management and treatment of people infected with COVID-19.
The dispatch requested the Ministry of Health to direct and guide; People’s Committees of provinces and centrally run cities organize vaccination for all people in the specified age group; immediately distribute antiviral drugs in pill form for provinces and cities to organize distribution for all people infected with the virus to take immediately after being confirmed positive.
The provinces and centrally-run cities shall direct the implementation of a health monitoring and management system for all people infected with the virus; Preventing the situation that people infected with the virus cannot contact medical facilities, cannot immediately dispense treatment drugs (including antiviral drugs mentioned above).