Special instructions for corona vaccine!

Special instructions for corona vaccine!

Covid-19 vaccination has started in Pakistan. In the first phase, frontline health workers were vaccinated. Currently, corona virus vaccinations are being registered for people 12 years of age or older.

Covidd-19 registration procedure in Pakistan
If you are a front-line health worker, you can register for the vaccination by following these instructions.

Registration Procedure for Frontline Healthcare Workers
1- Check the eligibility

Send your ID card number to 1166 via SMS.

You can also find information on this National Immunization Management System website for eligibility testing.

2- Confirmation via SMS

You will be provided with a PIN code and Vaccination Center information via SMS for verification.

3- Date of going to the vaccination center

When the vaccine is available at the center, the frontline worker will receive a second SMS with the date of vaccination.

4- Instructions for verification

The front line healthcare worker must go to the center on that date with the ID card and PIN code.

5- Confirmation over the counter

Go to the vaccination center on the scheduled date and get your ID card and PIN code verified at the counter.

6- Vaccination counter

Frontline health care workers will be vaccinated in their turn.

7- Confirmation of vaccination

Existing staff will confirm the vaccination entry in the National Immunization Management System and send an SMS to the front line worker for confirmation.

8- Medical examination

Stay in the center for 30 minutes after the vaccination for monitoring and medical examination.

Note: It should be noted that in case of taking two doses of vaccine, an SMS with instructions will be sent after 7 days.

Registration procedure for persons 12 years of age or older
1- Register for vaccination

Send your ID card number to 1166 via SMS. Children under the age of 12 can register for a vaccination with the Child Registration Certificate (Form B) number from 28 September 2021.

2- Confirmation via SMS

You will be provided with a PIN code and Vaccination Center information via SMS for verification.

3- Date of going to the vaccination center

When the vaccine is available at the center, you will receive a second SMS with the date of the visit.

4- How to change the center

If the center is outside your tehsil, you can call 1166 or visit this website within 5 days of receiving the SMS to change the center.

5- Confirmation over the counter

Go to the vaccination center on the scheduled date and get your ID card and PIN code verified at the counter.

6- Instructions for vaccination

Go to the center on the said date with the identity card and PIN code.

7- Vaccination counter

Registered persons will be vaccinated in their turn.

8- Confirmation of vaccination

Existing staff will confirm the vaccination entry in the National Immunization Management System and send an SMS to the front line worker for confirmation.

9- Medical examination

Stay in the center for 30 minutes after the vaccination for monitoring and medical examination.

update:

People 50 years of age or older can go to their nearest vaccination center to get vaccinated after registering.
Citizens between the ages of 40 and 49 can register for the vaccination. Vaccine center and date will be informed via SMS. People 40 years of age or older can go to their nearest vaccination center to get vaccinated after registering.
People between the ages of 30 and 39 can go to their nearest vaccination center for vaccination after registering.
People between the ages of 18 and 29 can now register for vaccination. Following the new NCOC guidelines issued in June 2021, people 18 years of age or older can now go to any nearby vaccination center for vaccination.
Citizens under the age of 17 can get vaccinated by registering for vaccination with the Child Registration Certificate (Form B) number from September 1, 2021.
Children 15 years of age and older can be vaccinated against COVID-19 from September 1.
Children 12 years of age or older can be vaccinated against COVID-19 from September 28.
Citizens 18 years and older can now get booster shots.
UPDATE – FEBRUARY 2022: Citizens who need to travel can get 2-1 additional doses of Corona Vaccine for free with an interval of at least 21/28 days from the previous dose.

Note: Only children 12 years of age and older are being vaccinated against Pfizer, Synovac and Cyano form vaccines.

Important information for your caution!

Additional doses of the vaccine will be given at the citizen’s own risk. In the case of children, the vaccine will be administered at the responsibility of the parent or guardian. You can read about the possible side effects of the Pfizer vaccine here.

See the World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines for more information:

Pfizer vaccine
Synovac vaccine
Cyano form vaccine
Note: Scientific studies are currently being conducted around the world on the effect of the vaccine after an overdose.

Instructions for the second dose for vaccination
Citizens will be sent a message 48/24 hours before the due date from 1166. The minimum difference for 2 dose vaccines is as follows:

Synoform and Pfizer: 28 days
Koronavak – Sinovak: 28 days
AstraZeneca: 28 days
Fees: 28 days
Maternal: 28 days
Note: You can also go to your nearest vaccination center after 28 days for a second dose of the vaccine. Fun Call 1166 or your nearest Vaccination Center for more information. Click here for list of Vaccination Centers across Pakistan by NCOC.

 

How is the corona vaccine given?

According to the Ministry of National Health, vaccines available in Pakistan to date are administered by injection into the arm muscle. The second dose of vaccine is given within 3-4 weeks of the initial dose.

For answers to questions about vaccines in Pakistan, visit this web page of the National Immunization Management System.

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