Hong Kong will soon expand its vaccine outreach programme for the elderly with free rides to jab centres. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong will soon expand its vaccine outreach programme for the elderly with free rides to jab centres. Photo: Winson Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong to offer home pickup service, mobile vaccine vehicles for the elderly as daily jab numbers dwindle

  • New services yet another attempt to boost take-up among a vulnerable demographic that has lagged behind other age groups in taking vaccine
  • Secretary for Civil Service Patrick Nip says government expects recent jab numbers – now at about 3,000 a day – to continue to drop

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong will soon expand its vaccine outreach programme for the elderly with free rides to jab centres. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong will soon expand its vaccine outreach programme for the elderly with free rides to jab centres. Photo: Winson Wong
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