Emirates Information Company – MoHAP launches nationwide seasonal flu consciousness marketing campaign
Tue 20-09-2022 14:38 PM
DUBAI, twentieth September, 2022 (WAM) — The Ministry of Well being and Prevention (MoHAP) will launch the nationwide seasonal flu consciousness marketing campaign at a press convention to be held subsequent week.
Beneath the theme “Defend Your self…Defend Your Neighborhood”, the annual seasonal flu marketing campaign shall be launched on September 26, in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Middle for Public Well being, Dubai Well being Authority (DHA) and the Abu Dhabi Division of Well being.
The seasonal flu marketing campaign, which is a part of the UAE’s technique to supply complete well being protection and defend members of society from infectious illnesses, will run till subsequent December.
The marketing campaign goals to boost consciousness locally concerning the significance of getting the seasonal flu vaccine, educate and prepare healthcare professionals on worldwide greatest practices to forestall problems from the flu virus, present vaccines in opposition to influenza and to extend vaccination protection charges. It is going to focus extra on teams most weak to flu problems, together with the aged, pregnant ladies and other people with continual diseases.
The Deputy Undersecretary for the Public Well being Sector, Dr. Hussein Abdel Rahman Al Rand, identified that the annual seasonal flu marketing campaign reaffirms the ministry’s dedication to immunize all members of the neighborhood in opposition to infectious illnesses, together with influenza, and to coach them on technique of prevention by offering them with details and data that encourage them to take part in annual vaccination campaigns, thereby growing vaccination protection.
“Apart from decreasing the transmission of an infection and growing the extent of neighborhood consciousness, these campaigns will even assist develop the abilities and experience of well being employees and introduce them to greatest practices relating to preventive measures. really useful by the World Well being Group,” mentioned Al Rand.
Translated by: Gihane Fawzi.
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