The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, congratulates herself on a “country’s success”
Spain will reach this Tuesday or Wednesday 70% of the population vaccinated with the complete schedule, 33,175,000 million people, one of the objectives that the Government had set for the vaccination campaign that began on December 27 of last year .
“It is a success for all that includes the European Union, the central government, the autonomous communities, the Ministry of Defense, the Air Force, which sent the vaccines to the most difficult places, in general, to logistics” , the Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, congratulated herself during her appearance at the Health Commission of the Congress of Deputies.
Darias has stressed that Spain is one of the leading countries in vaccination against covid-19. Thus, it has detailed that it occupies the third place in people vaccinated with a single dose and the fourth in percentage of people vaccinated with a complete schedule. And with regard to the other four most populous countries in the EU, “we are in first place in all indicators”, as is the case “among the G-20 countries,” said Darias.
The causes of the good performance of the Spanish health system in vaccination are, according to the minister, in “the strategic design of the entire process, the strength of the health system, the great acceptance of the vaccine among the Spanish population, the involvement of thousands of of professionals throughout the process and the excellent coordination between the Ministry of Health and the autonomous communities and cities.