Thursday , March 4 2021

Do you need to be vaccinated against yellow fever?

There are three public vaccinations in the city of Córdoba that free the free yellow fever vaccine for those who plan to travel to areas that the NHS considers risky, in line with warnings issued by international health agencies.

People up to 60 years of age who are close to traveling to risky destinations can be vaccinated and must have a document and a vaccine. It must be placed at least 10 days before the date of travel.

One vaccine dose provides immunity and permanent protection against the disease, with which an international confirmation of vaccination is issued.

The Ministry of Health of the province stated that current quotas and schedules for the winter season are in effect. "We advise and consult the vaccineers if the vaccine is necessary, according to the planned destination," it was quoted from Healthcare. Also, they estimated that during December, attention can be paid or the amount of available doses, if demanded.

Misericordia Hospital: Tuesday and Thursday, from 8 to 10 (70 doses a day).

Vaccination of epidemiology, the former San Roque Hospital (Rosario de Santa Fe 374), Monday to Friday of 17 (50 doses).

Federal Health Delegation (depending on the Ministry of Health of the Nation, July 9, 356): Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, seeking telephone appointment at number 0351 4283399.


Gumersindo Sayago Hospital, Villa Carlos Paz (Brazil 137): Friday of 7.30 (50 doses).

Hospital Abel Ayerza, Marcos Juárez, (Belgrano 350): Monday and Tuesday (7 doses a day).

Public help, Río Cuarto: Thursday, at 7.30 (70 doses).

Costanera Dispensary, Jesús María (Zípoli 700): Thursday, from 8 to 13, seeking a change to 03525-443749.

Iturraspe hospital, San Francisco: Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 7 to 9 (30 doses).

Hospital Pasteur, Villa María: Tuesdays (every 15 days), from 8 to 12 (70 doses).

Hospital Cárcano, Laboulaye: on request, call 03385-453242 / 453238.

Mina Clavero Regional Hospital: Friday (every 15 days), from 8 to 13 (10 rpm).

Which areas should be vaccinated

The recommendation of the World Health Organization (WHO) by mid-2018 was for those traveling to Brazil (Acre, Amapá, Amazonas, Federal District, Espirito Santo, Goiás, Maranhão, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Pará , Rondônia, Roraima, Tocantins, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paolo and a large part of Bahia, including the cities of Salvador de Bahia and Praia do Forte).

In the latest reports, recommendation is recommended to those aiming at the coastal area of ​​the state of Santa Catarina (including Florianópolis and neighboring spas) and the state of Paraná.

In addition to Brazil, the risky areas correspond to the different regions of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, French Guiana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, Africa and Southeast Asia.

It is recommended that you conduct medical consultations before traveling and carefully read the destinations for which the vaccine is recommended.

What is

Yellow fever is a viral infection that transmits bites of some mosquitoes and can eventually be fatal, so the WHO recommends vaccination of 9 months of life.

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