Dubai: In order to make sure all eligible categories of residents get the COVID-19 vaccine, the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has released a reminder for special categories that can receive the vaccine at home.
Who can get the vaccine at home?
As a result of its COVID-19 home vaccination program, the DHA targets the following group:
- Emiratis (50 years and older).
- Residents older than 60 years of age who cannot get vaccinations at the vaccination centers.
- People of Determination.
You need only submit proof of your residence in Dubai as part of the required documents, regardless of where your UAE residence visa was issued.
Which vaccine is being provided?
Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is provided for home vaccination services.
How can I book an appointment?
- Make the call to 800342 and carefully listen to all the options on the line
- Choose the COVID-19 vaccine
- Choose 60 and older
- Confirm your booking
As part of the home vaccination initiative, there is a specialized service delivery team, which includes representatives of the Dubai Health Authority, Mohammed bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services.