The Polish government has rolled out a fourth Covid-19 vaccine dose for medical workers.
Poland will make it mandatory for all medics, pharmacists and medical students to get vaccinated against the coronavirus under a health minister's decree sent for publication on Thursday.
"At-risk groups" such as teachers, medics and police officers should receive mandatory Covid vaccinations, the health minister said on Friday.
The Polish government is sending medical personnel and a load of equipment to Romania to help the country cope with a worsening pandemic, Polish officials announced at a press conference on Thursday.
The Polish government will send a medical mission to Romania to help Bucharest in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic owing to a worsening medical situation in the country, Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said.
Poland’s health service is in danger of “dying,” protesting healthcare workers have warned in a letter to the prime minister and the leader of the ruling party.
A delegation representing Polish healthcare workers refused to accept an invitation for a meeting with the government, the health minister said on Tuesday.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, will not meet protesting healthcare workers because "it is not yet the moment” for him to get involved, the health minister has said.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, will not meet protesting healthcare workers until their demands are more realistic, a government source has told PAP.
Following a protest in the Polish capital on Saturday, healthcare workers created a 'white city' next to the prime minister's office, initially planned to last a week.