Education, reliable information and effective communication are key factors in the management of epidemics of infectious disease. This latest series of videos takes a closer look at the different COVID-19 vaccinations available in Hong Kong: Pfizer-BioNTech and Sinovac Biotech.
Note: Subsequent to the production of this video, Hong Kong has cancelled the procurement of the Astra Zeneca vaccine.
Introduction to COVID-19 vaccinations in Hong Kong
Over the past year, the conversation around COVID-19 has shifted focus from discussing the disease to vaccines. In this video, we discuss vaccine safety and the types of vaccinations available in Hong Kong. Subsequent to the production of this video, Hong Kong has cancelled the procurement of the Astra Zeneca vaccine.
Which COVID-19 vaccination is suitable for me?
We compare the vaccines available to the public in Hong Kong, covering when it's best to get a vaccine, which vaccine to get and the common side effects.
When should I get the COVID-19 vaccine?
This video takes a look at the frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccines. Including which ones should I take? If I have COVID-19 already, do I still need to get the vaccine? And if we still need to wear masks after receiving the vaccine.
Effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccines
We address the topic of COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, answering some of the common concerns from the public.
The Hong Kong COVID-19 vaccination scheme
We briefly discuss the Hong Kong Government's vaccination scheme, how it works and its future outlook. For updated information regarding the government scheme, please visit the government website covidvaccine.gov.hk.