The Ministry of Health of Ukraine (MoH) will expand the list of professions subject to compulsory preventive vaccinations.

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This was stated by the Deputy Minister – Chief State Sanitary Doctor of Ukraine Igor Kuzin, reports Railway Supply magazine.

According to him, the order to amend this list is being approved by the central executive authorities.

Basically, we are talking about the inclusion of workers employed in the provision of social services, institutions for the protection of children rights, rehabilitation institutions and critical infrastructure enterprises into this list.

In particular, we are talking about such enterprises as Ukrzaliznytsya, the doctor emphasized.

Note that from November 8, the order of the Ministry of Health “On the approval of the list of professions, industries and organizations whose employees are subject to mandatory preventive vaccinations” will come into force.

Currently, according to the order, employees of central executive authorities and their territorial bodies, local state administrations and their structural units and educational institutions of Ukraine are subject to mandatory vaccination against COVID-19.

As of October 23rd, Ukrzaliznytsia vaccinated 30% of conductors.

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