Additional medical personnel, including interns, have been given the authority to administer a COVID-19 vaccine.
This is according to the new Emergency Powers Vaccination Regulations 2021 released today.
It says, during the period of public emergency, a medical practitioner or any of the following persons can administer the jab:
• Nursing personnel
• Veterinary surgeon
• Medical intern
• Dental intern
You can read the new regulations here: Legal Notice No. 179 of 2021