TDMMO_ Oct 9, 2021
The second meeting of the Tehran Municipality Corona Disaster Management Headquarter was held with presence of member organizations representatives with the aim to review implementation of the vaccination campaign for injecting 300,000 doses of corona vaccine.
In this meeting, at first a report was presented on the agenda of the first meeting and the implementation of the decisions taken, and then the main challenges, including receiving the first dose of vaccine by citizens and not reaching the nominal capacity of some sites and quality of services have been reviewed.
Also, some approaches have been discussed to improve vaccination services, including launch of 22 units of vaccination in the form of a mobile bus for deployment in some centers and implementation of this project in large mosques and at some subway stations.
At the same time, other diverse issues such as media coverage and environmental advertising, how to use volunteers, reducing the number of counters if necessary, considering the cold chain and transportation and maintenance of the vaccines, anticipation of future needs, locating the crowded centers. , Investigating the deployment of vaccine injection units at metro interaction stations, reviewing persuasive and encouraging methods for citizens and utilization of IRIB capacity have been discussed.
While appreciating member organizations participated in this campaign for their efforts for achieving the defined goals, Dr. Ali Nasiri, TDMMO President emphasized that this campaign should be continued through reviewing the feedbacks of the first round of its activities and if needed required changes should be applied.
Referring to the necessity of the health tips observance in confronting Covid 19, he said: treatment alone is not enough for defeating Covid 19 and observance of health tips is of great importance. Therefore, with the decline in fifth waves and the recommendation for vaccination, still health plans should be implemented