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Be Careful On Transition To Endemic
On the other hand, the World Health Organization (WHO) emphasized that the pandemic was far from over. The pandemic will continue as long as cases are still found in many countries and there is still a vaccine gap.
Vaccine Enthusiasm Remains High Among Elderly
People are advised to book their appointment for a third vaccine dose through the Peduli Lindungi app prior to visiting the nearest health facility, in order to reduce waiting times and avoid crowds.
Be Alert to High Wave of Infections
Indonesia needs to be alert to the risks of a high wave of infections driven by the Omicron strain. Over the past three weeks, the nationwide IPC-19 has stagnated at a score of 83.
Quarantine Needs Close Monitoring
88 percent of the 414 Omicron cases in Indonesia were detected in international travelers. The risk of further imported cases from overseas needed to be reduced to prevent wider spread of the Omicron variant.
Free Booster Shots, Elder People Priority
The third dose of Covid-19 vaccine is prioritized for the elderly and vulnerable groups. The current stock of vaccines is sufficient for those who have not been vaccinated, as well as to start rolling out booster shots.
Watching out for Long Covid
Many mistakes were made previously for during the phase of acute Covid-19 infection. There is no reason to fail again in responding to long Covid. There is no more time to waste.
Mitigating the Spread of Omicron
Indonesia has many things to address to keep a third wave of infections from happening. We know exactly how severe the situation was during the Delta-fueled second wave.
Health Services Prepare for Omicron
The increase in the transmission of the Omicron variant is predicted to be higher than that of the Delta variant. In addition to strengthening health services, a budget for handling the impact of Omicron is prepared.
Singapore Grows 7.2 Percent, Indonesia Should Be Able to Too
Rome was not built overnight. It is impossible to make a modern, advanced and prosperous Indonesia for its people in an instant. In fact, a just and prosperous Indonesia is a "never-ending business".
Mitigating of Threat Omicron ‘Tsunami’
A wave of Covid-19 infections due to the widespread transmission of the Omicron variant is inevitable. The spike in cases is projected to continue until February 2022.