The structure of the 53 CoronaVaccination centers in NRW is meanwhile on the home stretch. The country NRW had directed the counties and cities that Centers operational by December 15th set up. In the Essen vaccination center, which with twelve vaccination routes is one of the largest in NRW there will be a test run on Saturday.
According to a city spokeswoman, it will be checked whether the planned processes in the exhibition hall are working smoothly. There was also a wheelchair user among the test subjects. Since no vaccine has yet been approved, the process can only be simulated. Sometime later in Essen vaccinated up to 2400 people per day can – even on weekends. When it starts is still open.
The vaccination routes in the Rhineland are operated by the North Rhine Association of Statutory Health Insurance Physicians (KVNO). A spokesman on Friday expressed confidence that by December 15. all 26 centers in the area of responsibility of the KVNO are operational are. “Parts of the infrastructure such as the hardware and software that we take care of will be added from next week,” he said. The KV is obliged to be able to start vaccinating as soon as a vaccine is available.
The NRW– Ministry of Health assumed at the end of November that particularly vulnerable groups in the first wave especially vaccinated on site in the homes or their apartments will. This is calculated with 4000 monthly vaccinations per 100,000 people who with mobile teams and in hospitals be performed. In the centers, in the start-up phase, monthly 10,000 vaccinations per 100,000 inhabitants possible be. In a vaccination line, 20 vaccinations per hour should take place.