Website to register for Covid vaccine launched
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lankans can now go online and register to receive the Covid 19 vaccine the State Ministry for Primary Health Care, Epidemic and COVID Disease Control announced.
The website – https://ehr.lk/ asks users for personal details as well as their medical history.
Users are permitted to select either a government or private hospital to get their jab.
The Website was launched at the Ministry of health with the participation of State Minister of Indigenous Medicine Promotion, Rural and Ayurveda Hospitals Development and Community Health, Sisira Jayakody and State Minister of Production, Supply and Regulation of Pharmaceuticals Channa Jayasumana.
Through the www.statehealth.gov.lk website the general public has given the opportunity to register for the Covid 19 vaccination program which is scheduled to start from mid-March 2021 with the next batch of Oxford COVISHIELD vaccine.
(Colombo/ Feb 10/20201)
Reported by Chanka Jayasinghe