MAGADAN, 15 Feb – RIA Novosti. In the Susuman District of the Magadan Region, the freezing equipment for storing the vaccine against COVID-19 was out of order, 240 doses of the vaccine were written off, Governor Sergei Nosov said at a meeting in the regional government.
Mass vaccination against COVID-19 began in the Magadan Region in January. The Sputnik V vaccine is delivered to the region in small batches. First of all, doctors and social workers are vaccinated.
“You cannot ensure the safety of the vaccine using hardware methods, check the temperature of the refrigeration units every hour. Make a schedule and personally control the safety of the vaccine. Such stories should not be repeated,” Nosov said.
The Governor of the Magadan Region promised to take the situation under his personal control.
“In connection with the damage of coronavirus vaccines in the Susumanskiy district hospital, the Prosecutor's Office of the Magadan Region organized inspections of medical organizations' compliance with drug storage and transportation regimes in the region. Particular attention will be paid to the functioning of refrigeration equipment, including the availability of backup power supplies and voltage stabilizers. checks on the personal control of the regional prosecutor, “- said in a statement on the website of the regional prosecutor's office. The spread of coronavirus