PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has planned for the procurement and disbursement of the anti-coronavirus vaccine. Under this programme, a provincial vaccine administration and coordination cell (PVACC) has been established which will be led by the KP health secretary. District vaccine administration and coordination cells have also been established across all 35 districts including the tribal areas. These will be led by the additional deputy commissioners (ADCs).
The provincial government has identified 280 health facilities and formed a health vaccine administration cell (HFVAC) across the province including the merged districts where the vaccine will be administered to frontline health works in the first phase.
On January 4, the provincial and district master trainers were trained on vaccine administration and data flow while cascade trainings are underway.