DOH Bicol launches COVID-19 Bakuna sa Botika in Legazpi


The Department of Health Bicol Center for Health Development has launched the COVID-19 Bakuna sa Botika at the Mercury Drug Store branch at Washington Drive, Legazpi City.

The initiative was done in partnership with Mercury Drug Store and City Health Office (CHO) Legazpi.

The DOH Bicol said that the vaccination team is composed of pharmacists from Mercury Drug Store and staff from the CHO Legazpi to administer booster shots for 18 years old and above.

“The team underwent training as vaccinators for COVID-19 vaccination,” the department assured.

Mercury Drug Store, Washington Drive, Legazpi City branch is the first immunizing drug store in the Bicol Region, among the 100 other immunizing drug stores in the Philippines.

DOH Bicol CHD also urged Bicolanos aged 18 and above to bring a valid ID and vaccination card to get their booster shots at Mercury Drug Store, Washington Drive, Legazpi City every Tuesdays and Thursdays.