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The third shipment of Pfizer/Biontech vaccines has arrived in Hungary, public television M1 said on Tuesday.

Fully 39,000 vaccines were received in the morning, and 5,000 doses were taken directly to Semmelweis University’s central pharmacy, where health-care staff will be inoculated.

Around 12,000 health employees have already been vaccinated. So far no one has suffered an adverse reaction. Jabs will be repeated three weeks later in order to reach full protection.

Priority List of Hungary's Vaccination Plan Revealed
Priority List of Hungary's Vaccination Plan Revealed

The National Public Health Centre (NNK) has published on its website a proposal based on Hungary’s national vaccination plan, containing the detailed priority list of the vaccination. According to the proposal, only people over 18 with a valid social security number (TAJ) who have not been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 6 months (whether […]Continue reading

Altogether 4.4 million doses of Pfizer vaccines are being delivered to Hungary. The government is also in contact with other manufacturers, and it has ordered more than 17 million ampoules.

Featured photo illustration by Tamás Kovács/MTI