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In the Novgorod region purchased 869 doses against pneumococcal infection for vaccination of seniors. This was reported on the website of the government of the region.
Clarifies that vaccinations are given to pensioners of the 18 social institutions of the Novgorod region. In the framework of the national project “Demography” is allocated 919,8 thousand rubles. Only the Novgorod region will be vaccinated 95 percent of senior citizens at risk of residing in social service institutions.
Vaccination of people aged over 65 years will hold in the framework of the Federal project “the Older generation”, which aims to increase the period of active longevity and healthy life expectancy. In its implementation it is planned to create a system of long-term care for the elderly and disabled. Existing organizations of social service will be repaired, new build by world standards. The Russians of pre-retirement age will be free to learn new skills, vocational training on the basis of universities and colleges. The total budget of the Federal project amounted to 98.8 billion.
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