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PROTECTHEALTH WILL MAXIMISE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NATIONAL COVID-19 IMMUNISATION PROGRAMME FOR CHILDREN (PICKids) VIA PARTICIPATION OF PRIVATE MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS

31 JANUARY 2022 – Following the press conference by YB Dato’ Dr Haji Noor Azmi Ghazali, Deputy Health Minister, Ministry of Health (MOH) on the implementation of the National COVID-19 Immunisation Programme for Children (PICKids) which will commence on February 3, ProtectHealth Corporation Sdn. Bhd. welcomes this development and encourages Private Paediatricians and Private Specialist Clinics to participate in the programme.

ProtectHealth Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ Dr. Anas Alam Faizli stated that ProtectHealth through Private Medical Practitioners (PMPs) will continue to assist and work together with the MOH to maximise the implementation of PICKids. 

Initially, PICKids will be conducted in the Klang Valley through hospitals for children with comorbidities, whilst for children without any medical problems, the vaccination will be given at the Vaccination Centres (PPV) Integrasi.

ProtectHealth will ensure that all the PPVs under ProtectHealth, including PPV Integrasi, Offsite PPVs and selected Private Hospital PPV will be fully prepared and ready to accommodate children aged 5 to below 12 years old to be administered with the vaccine and served with the highest standards.

In addition, PPVs under ProtectHealth for PICKids will be operating on selected days, following the date of commencement in the table below:

TYPE OF PPVDATE OF COMMENCEMENTOPERATION DAY
PPV Integrasi in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor3rd February 2022Monday to Sunday
Selected Offsite PPVs in Selangor5th February 2022Saturday and Sunday
Selected Offsite PPVs in Kuala Lumpur5th February 2022Monday to Sunday
Selected Private Hospital PPVs7th February 2022Selected Days

As of January 27, 2022, more than 63.1 million doses of vaccines have been administered and 51.5% or 32.4 million doses were contributed by private medical practitioners (PMPs) and Healthcare Non-Government Organisations (NGOs) under ProtectHealth. 

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PROTECTHEALTH CORPORATION SDN. BHD.

Dear Valued Partners/Participants/Sponsors of #PHC2022

We are delighted to inform you that the 1st ProtectHealth Healthcare Conference 2022 will be held on 29th and 30th November 2022.

Full details of the conference will be shared in due course.

Please visit our website https://conference.protecthealth.com.my for the latest updates.

For further inquiries, kindly contact the Corporate Communications Department at corpcomm@protecthealth.com.my.

Thank you for your patience and endless support. See you in November!