Vaccination centers, which are usually situated in sports or cultural centers, operate half of the capacity due to the insufficiency of the COVID-19 vaccines. Some regions don’t even plan on opening the vaccination centers for more than 1000 people operating. For example, vaccination centers in the Plzeň region work only from Thursday to Sunday because they don’t have enough vaccines to provide. The vaccination center in the Karlovy Vary region will expect to fully operate only in autumn. Hradec Králové Region uses only general practitioners or state hospitals as the vaccination centers. The governors promise that the vaccination will be more accessible in the future. However, there are still not enough vaccines to open a separate vaccination center in thisContinue Reading

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Due to the current vaccination scandal, the head of the State Institute of Public Health (SZÚ) Pavel Březovský resigned. According to the Seznam Zprávy’s investigation, Březovský was responsible for including SZÚ employees and their relatives on the priority list for the COVID-19 vaccination.  “As the director, I accept all responsibility for the situation. For this reason, I have decided to resign today,” Březovský stated. Prime Minister Andrej Babiš called this type of behavior unacceptable, and that this incident slows down the vaccination process. “Such excesses cannot be repeated. We said that priority is given to paramedics and nursing homes,” Babiš explained.  Based on the investigation, the employees included their relatives and partners on the list, and not all of themContinue Reading