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Coronavirus: jabs scheduled in Hong Kong care homes to boost vaccination rates among elderly

Residents of Hong Kong care homes will be automatically scheduled for Covid-19 jabs under a government plan to boost sluggish vaccination rates among the elderly.They would not receive the shots if they or their families objected, while the medically unfit are exempt, but the vaccinations would otherwise go ahead, the government revealed on Thursday.Doctors will assess each resident on their suitability for the Sinovac jab. The family will then be notified of the plan to administer the shot,…

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