goodmorningpapua.com – A Hotel Mercure Jayapura held a third dose or Bosster of vaccination for its employees, Saturday, March 5, 2022. This booster vaccination aims to support the government’s program in handling Covid-19.
A General Manager of Mercure Jayapura Hotel, Michael Frank said that this vaccination is a government program. Where the implementation of Booster vaccination is carried out nationally.
“We want to help the government in achieving the vaccination target so that it can be realized. Indeed, some of our employees have just vaccinated the first and second doses,” said Michael in Jayapura.
He believes that the Booster vaccination will make Mercure Hotel employees stronger, healthier, and more prepared to face the Covid-19 wave. This vaccination is also to provide a guarantee of comfort for guests who will stay.
“This guarantees that guests who come to Mercure Hotel can be safer and don’t have to worry. This booster is also (believed) to increase hotel occupancy, which has recently slumped due to the pandemic,” he said.
A Head of Disease Prevention and Control (BP3) of the Papua Health Service, Doctor Aaron Rumainum, appreciated the implementation of the booster vaccination by the Mercure Jayapura Hotel.
“We really appreciate the hoteliers, especially at the Mercure Jayapura Hotel, who today vaccinated, with this Booster vaccine it can also help economic recovery, so people staying overnight are not worried, because employees have been vaccinated,” he said.
In this vaccination, said Aaron, his party has prepared two types of vaccines, namely Moderna and Sinovac. Where the booster achievement has only reached 1.5 percent and will continue to be pushed.
“Now those who will enter Pfizer are more focused on ages 12-17, so those aged 18 and over are given to Moderna, Sinovac and Pfizer. The second vaccine does not provide Sinovac, but Moderna, AstraZeneca and Pfizer,” he explained.