The Urgency of Vaccination for People with Comorbidities

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The Urgency of Vaccination for People with Comorbidities

To break the chain of Covid-19 spread in Indonesian society, the government has made various regulations emphasizing instruments to prevent the spread of Covid-19, one of which is by implementing a primary dose vaccination program and a booster dose (booster).

According to the results of the study, getting a Covid-19 vaccination during a pandemic like today can minimize mortality, hospitalization, and the worst possible consequences of exposure to Covid-19, especially in patients with comorbidities.

Deaths Due to Covid-19

In a statement given to the press, Prof. Wiku Adisasmito as the Government Spokesperson for Handling Covid-19 stated that the importance of complete and booster doses of vaccination can be seen from the number of deaths at 3 major national hospitals in Indonesia, where patients died predominantly by Covid-19 patients with comorbid diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and kidney failure.

With this condition, it is hoped that all people, especially those with comorbidities, can immediately carry out primary and booster doses of COVID-19 vaccination. The government has guaranteed the quality and safety of the Covid-19 vaccine so that the Covid-19 vaccination given to the community is proven to be safe, effective, and of good quality.

Vaccination Forms Self-Protection.

Let"s participate in the formation of Herd Immunity or group immunity and implement health protocols to break the chain of the spread of COVID-19. 19. Immediately self-isolate and check if you have symptoms of Covid-19.

Source: https://covid19.go.id/article/2022/03/15/masyarakat-diingatkan-segera-complete-vaccination-as-protection-diri