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Coronavirus: Hong Kong to target elderly with one-stop jabs service, ‘deep-community’ approach as vaccination drive stalls

Health authorities are targeting Hong Kong’s vaccine-hesitant elderly by launching a one-stop consultation and inoculation service among other new strategies, with officials promising to “go deep into the community” in a bid to reach herd immunity against Covid-19 this month.Civil service chief Patrick Nip Tak-kuen, who is in charge of Hong Kong’s inoculation drive, said the daily vaccine uptake had fallen to 12,000 and a more proactive approach was needed.He warned the city would fall short of…

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