Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip are expected to receive Covid-19 in a matter of weeks.
Large sources said British sources Daily mail The newspaper will not receive preferential treatment in the newspapers, but will instead “wait in line” to be vaccinated by the first wave of injections in the UK for people over the age of 80 caring for the residents of the home.
The report states that Britain’s oldest members of the royal family will unveil their vaccinations “in order to encourage more people to take a major blow”, fearing that some groups may face vaccination efforts through disinformation and conspiracy theories.
Other senior members of the royal family will also be offered vaccines at the same time as others in their age group to avoid charges of bias.
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The vaccine, created by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE, arrived in secure locations in the UK from Belgium on Sunday.
After quality control to ensure that the injections are kept at the right temperature, the images will be made available to 50 hospital nodes across the country before being distributed to the medical vaccination centers that will give the injections.
The United Kingdom will be the first Western country to deploy Covid-19 after regulators approved a Pfizer-BioNTech shot on Wednesday.
The British government has bought 40 million doses from companies, enough to vaccinate 20 million people on a two-dose schedule. The footage will be provided in order of priority, with the first vaccines being given to people in care homes, including workers, and to people over the age of 80.
The vaccines are scheduled to arrive in British hospitals on Monday, with the first vaccination to begin on Tuesday, according to a separate discharge from the NHS England, with patients aged 80 and over who are already in hospital or attending meetings among the first to receive the injection. said the NHS.
Any meetings that will not be used for the first priority groups will be attended by health workers at high risk of serious illness from Covid-19.
“This coming week will be a historic moment when we will start vaccinating against Covid-19,” said Matt Hancock, the British health minister, in a statement.
“We are doing everything in our power to ensure that we can overcome the significant challenges of vaccinating home care residents.”
One of the main challenges in the coming weeks will be to ensure that the vaccine is kept at the right temperature. The shot must be stored at a temperature of about minus 70 degrees Celsius and can only be used four times in this cold chain before use, according to NHS England.
After thawing, the shot has a lifespan of days. Each pack of vaccines containing five packs of 975 doses must be unpacked by hand and the temperature removed to ensure that it has not changed during transport.
– Things, Bloomberg