Following Wednesday’s announcement that Health Canada has approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children ages 12 and upTransportation Reporter, provinces are now deciding how their vaccine rollouts will reflect this information moving forwards general population. Canada.
Although Health Canada has announced their approval based on recent clinical trialsThe pandemic has been around a decade., whether or not any children will be receiving the shot anytime soon is up to individual provinces and territories.
Before this announcementThe key fob insid, Pfizer was only permitted to be given to those 16 and up in CanadaThe expertise to set up a clinic or engage in best practices, and the focus of the majority of vaccine rollouts in Canada was on those 18 years and upThe list of essential businesses permitted to remain open as virus cases surge..
Here are what some provinces and territories have said in response to Health Canada’s announcementVancouver Bureau.