The national flu vaccination campaign starts today, which was anticipated this year.
The flu vaccine starts to be administered today in the population groups considered priority, such as residents in nursing homes and pregnant women.
In this phase, which has just begun, 350 thousand vaccines are available, particularly aimed at residents of nursing homes, health professionals, professionals in the social sector who provide care and pregnant women.
The second phase starts on October 19th and is aimed at people aged 65 and over and people with chronic diseases.
It should be noted that in addition to free vaccines for people included in risk groups, there will be vaccines for sale in pharmacies that can be purchased with a prescription and are reimbursed.