People 65 years of age or younger who have tested positive for COVID-19 with a full vaccination schedule may receive the booster dose four weeks after the positive. That is the main novelty in the vaccination strategy updated by the Ministry of Health and published this Wednesday [consultar aquí, en PDF]
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In addition, the rest of the people will be able to receive that dose of memories after six months since they completed the regimen with Pfizer or Moderna, or three months if it was with Janssen or AstraZeneca.
Health recalls in the text of this strategy that vaccination with a complete schedule shows "high protection against serious disease," showing a risk 15 times lower and hospitalization 14 times lower in vaccinated compared to unvaccinated in people between 60 and 80 years ", according to an analysis of the information available in the epidemiological surveillance database between October 4 and November 28, 2021