Vaccination take-up among Hong Kong’s elderly population has been sluggish. Photo: Winson Wong
Vaccination take-up among Hong Kong’s elderly population has been sluggish. Photo: Winson Wong

Coronavirus: jabs scheduled in Hong Kong care homes to boost vaccination rates among elderly

  • Residents will not receive jabs if they or their families object, and those deemed medically unfit are exempt, but otherwise vaccinations will proceed, government says
  • Officials are trying to improve sluggish vaccination rates in the elderly population, which is among the most vulnerable to Covid-19

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Vaccination take-up among Hong Kong’s elderly population has been sluggish. Photo: Winson Wong
Vaccination take-up among Hong Kong’s elderly population has been sluggish. Photo: Winson Wong
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