Ministry raises awareness on vaccination side effects

 06 Dec 2017 - 9:08


The Ministry of Public Health trained a number of health practitioners on vaccination services and supervising the side effects of it.

This took place at a workshop organised by MoPH which aims to develop the skills and strengthen the capabilities of health facilities in the private and public sectors to detect and report the side effects of vaccinations as they occur and minimises these effects.

The Ministry’s Director of Public Health Department, Sheikh Dr Mohamed bin Hamad Al Thani, confirmed the ministry’s continuous efforts to develop the quality of health services including the vaccination provided to the residents and citizens of Qatar. 

He referred to the ministry’s interest towards continuous training to the health personnel in Qatar in the private and public sector and mentions the benefits of this workshop to its attendees. 

The Ministry’s Head of Vaccination, Dr Soha Al Bayat, said the ministry’s national program for vaccinations aims to develop the skills and knowledge of the health practitioners working in vaccination services in the private and public sectors.