29 May 2022,   10:06
Citizens over the age of 50, people with chronic diseases, people at high-risk jobs will be given booster doses

Georgian Government has greenlighted booster vaccine shots for people over 50 or with chronic illnesses, as well as those employed in professions with high COVID-19 risk, Deputy Health Minister.

“The council discussed two main issues, these are the use of the so-called booster doses and also, the issue of vaccination of children.

With regard to booster doses, the Council endorsed the use of booster doses 6 months after the second vaccination, for persons over 50 years of age, as well as for persons of any age who have a chronic illness, and for high-risk occupations such as medical staff, as well as people living in closed facility, and persons employed there”, - said Tamar Gabunia.