Regarding the large-scale inoculation center for the new coronavirus vaccine set up by the government, the Ministry of Defense will add elderly people living in Saitama, Chiba, and Kanagawa to the reservations at the Tokyo venue ahead of schedule from the 28th. I decided that.
Regarding the Tokyo venue of the large-scale inoculation center for the new coronavirus vaccine set up by the government, the Ministry of Defense has been accepting reservations for elderly people aged 65 and over living throughout Tokyo from the 24th of this week, at 3:00 pm on the 27th. Currently, there are about 52,000 reservations.
However, since there are 70,000 reservation slots and there is still room, the Ministry of Defense initially plans to make reservations for elderly people aged 65 and over who will live in Saitama, Chiba, and Kanagawa prefectures from the 28th. At the meeting of the countermeasures headquarters on the 27th, it was decided to add it three days ahead of schedule.
According to the Ministry of Defense, reservations will be possible from around 11:00 am on the 28th, so if you make a reservation, you will be able to receive vaccination from the 31st of next week.
Reservation acceptance will still be limited to the Internet, but due to the preparation of the system ahead of schedule, access to the site that accepts reservations will be temporarily suspended from midnight to 11 am on the 28th. about it.
In addition, inquiries about operation methods will continue to be answered at "0570-056-730", which is a dedicated telephone counter.
State Minister of Defense Nakayama told reporters, "We have made sure that we do not waste the vaccination capacity we can provide because we have room for reservations. We will be vaccinated. "