Maasin City, Southern Leyte - With the aim to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Provincial Health Services Office (PHSO), together with the Resbakuna Team,administered the second dose of Sinovac vaccines today, September 16, 2021, to different personnel from PLGU Southern Leyte, as well as employees from Southern Leyte Electric Cooperative, Department of Education, Landbank, and Integrated Bar of the Philippines. A total of 270 were added to the list of fully vaccinated individuals of our province.

1 1As of September 10, 2021, out of the 900 provincial government employees who were in the master list for vaccination, 131 individuals or 14% of the PLGU population were already fully vaccinated and 430 or 48% were given their first dose by the PHSO. However, the PHSO cannot give the target date as to when the 100% of the PLGU population will be fully vaccinated.