Greece is proceeding with the vaccination of people with underlying health issues as well as with the inoculation of other age categories. Health authorities said on Tuesday that the platforms to book vaccination appointment will start opening on upcoming Friday, March 19. 2021.
By the end of the month, citizens will have the possibility to book an appointment at a hospital if they are subject to allergic reactions.
People with underlying health issues: March 19 at 6 p.m.
Age group 70-74: March 26
Age group: 65-69: beginning of April
People with underlying health issues
Authorities have published the list of patients included in category A with the ICD Disease Code:
Full list here
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Vaccination for Category B will follow, however, not clear when, yet.
General Secretary for Primary Health Care Marios Themistokleous has clarified that:
– if the diagnosis is recent, the doctor in charge will have to register it in the system of electronic prescription. The vaccination system checks these data on weekly basis, so that the beneficiary can be recognized and a booking for vaccination appointment is possible.
– if one suffers from diseases in Category A but is outside the e-prescription system – example if diagnosis and therapy were carried out outiside Greece- the doctor in charge will have to apply for the specific patient in emvolio.gov.gr
People with allergies
Themistokleous announced that there will be a better dealing for people with allergy history. By end of March, the doctor in charge for vaccination will automatically book an appointment at a hospital.
People without AMKA can apply for a temporary one only for vaccination purpose. Details here