MARCH 25, 2021 | MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT OF MONCADA ROLLS OUT ASTRAZENECA VACCINE
The Municipal Government of Moncada, under the leadership of Mayor Estelita M. Aquino together with Dr. Peter Louie R. Tamayo, Municipal Health Officer, rolled out the 190 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine for frontliners and public health workers of the town today, March 25th, at Moncada Public Auditorium.
The said number of vaccine doses are issued to the personnel who work at the forefront of the battle against the dreaded disease like Rural Health Unit (RHU) staff, Barangay Health Workers (BHW), Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO) Responders, DILG Contact Tracers, and Barangay Health Emergency Response Teams (BHERTS).
Furthermore, Mr. Jayson Soriano, DMO IV of the Department of Health Tarlac has visited and witnessed the successful launch of the vaccination program and commended the efforts of the LGU.
Mayor Aquino, meanwhile, extends her sincerest gratitude to the Department of Health and National Task Force COVID-19 for the initial doses of AstraZeneca vaccines from the World Health Organization (WHO) COVAX facility.
Moreover, she expressed optimism that every Moncadenian will get vaccine jab for their utmost protection once large-scale vaccination rollout begins.