3 May 2021

More vaccinators ready for more vaccines for over 65 yos

From First Up, 5:12 am on 3 May 2021

People aged over 65 or who have underlying health problems will start getting their Covid-19 vaccines this month. About a quarter of a million doses have been administered to New Zealanders so far, and as more people become eligible, the vaccine programme is being ramped up At the centre of the programme is the Immunisation Advisory Centre, which is responsible for training thousands of vaccinators. Our producer Matthew Theunissen spoke with the centre's national manager Loretta Roberts about how it's going.