Health emergency: mobile clinics and a new vaccine center join the fight against coronavirus and influenza
n the Regions of Biobío and La Araucanía two mobile clinics are traveling through rural areas supporting the COVID-19 vaccination campaign now with influenza vaccines included. The CMPC gymnasium in Nacimiento has been set up as an injection site.
A day with the mobile clinic taking the coronavirus vaccine to rural areas of Araucanía
As of a month ago it has been traversing roads that often do not have roadway markings, yet is able to reach senior residents who have mobility problems or chronic illnesses that prevent them from getting to the nearest health center.
A day with the mobile clinic taking the coronavirus vaccine to rural areas of Biobío
Hace un mes que transita por caminos que muchas veces no tienen ni demarcaciones viales, pero logra llegar a aquellos vecinos de la tercera edad, con problemas de movilidad o enfermedades crónicas que no pueden trasladarse al centro de salud más cercano.
Desafío Levantemos Chile and CMPC deploy Mobile Clinics in support of the nationwide COVID-19 Vaccine Drive
Both fully equipped field clinics were deployed in an outreach initiative to homesteads and rural residences in the Regions of Biobio and Araucania for a three-month period.