Dwell: Day 5 of lockdown – all the things you should know

New Zealand Director-General of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield receiving his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.

2021-08-22 02:52:11

Updates on occasions all through New Zealand; the primary drive-through mass vaccination centre opens, Covid-19 constructive circumstances at the moment are linked to 6 Auckland colleges, and extra.

New Zealand Director-General of health Dr Ashley Bloomfield receiving his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.

Dr Ashley Bloomfield acquired his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine on Sunday morning.
Picture: Ross Giblin / Stuff / Pool

A workers member at Pukekohe Excessive Faculty has examined constructive for Covid-19.

Seven Auckland colleges have now had confirmed circumstances linked to them, the opposite 5 are: Western Springs Faculty, Avondale Faculty, Northcote Faculty, Lynfield Faculty, McAuley Excessive Faculty and De La Salle Faculty.

The entire variety of circumstances within the present outbreak stands at 51, with circumstances in Auckland and Wellington. The nation is in a degree 4 lockdown as a result of final till no less than 11.59pm on Tuesday.

Epidemiologist Michael Baker says it is nonetheless doubtless circumstances will crop up exterior of Auckland and Wellington as contacts of recognized circumstances have moved in regards to the nation.

A mass drive-through vaccination centre opening at Auckland Airport immediately will gear as much as immunise about 2000 folks a day, all through the week, however may very well be prolonged or copied elsewhere if profitable. Appointments on the clinic within the park and trip carpark are by invitation solely, with precedence for important employees and individuals who missed earlier appointments.

The official record of contact tracing areas of curiosity visited by folks with the virus are being up to date as new data turns into accessible, and persons are being urged to verify the brand new information.

When you’ve got signs of the coronavirus, name the NZ Covid-19 Healthline on 0800 358 5453 or name your GP – do not present up at a medical centre.

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