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How to get free UAE Covid vaccine: Step-by-step guide for senior citizens

Shihab

Published on January 21, 2021 at 14.35

Here is a step-by-step procedure for senior citizens looking to get the jab.

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The Ministry of Community Development’s vaccination drive for senior citizens is being held for two days every month at selected centres.
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The move is to highlight and prioritise this category of people and provide vaccine at community centres as well.
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Here is a step-by-step procedure for senior citizens looking to get the jab.
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Step 1 Check the ministry’s social media feed for schedule.
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Step 2Present the senior citizen's Emirates ID at the centre.
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Step 3A health professional will then check their vitals, such as blood pressure.
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Step 4A doctor will review their health reports.
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Step 5Once cleared, the patient will be taken for the vaccine shot.
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Step 6The patient will be kept under observation for around 10 minutes to ensure no side-effect
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Step 7Before leaving, the senior citizen will be gifted a pack of pure honey as a token of appreciation.
 
 
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