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Coronavirus: first-dose vaccination rate among Hong Kong elderly plunged 85 per cent in past 3 weeks, data shows. Should we be worried?

The daily number of elderly Hongkongers getting their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine has plunged by 85 per cent over the past three weeks, data reviewed by the Post shows, raising concerns the city’s health care system could be stretched further if social-distancing measures are eased.Social workers and doctors said they believed the recent drop in vaccination rate of older residents was due to the need to isolate because of their Covid-19 infection or that of family members, as well as the…

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