An important privilege was given to those vaccinated three times in Hungary

According to the announcement, before making a decision, managers should consider whether the number of coronavirus-infected people in a building exceeds five percent of the number of caregivers and whether isolation can be provided from other caregivers and their visitors.

They indicated that, unlike previous waves of the epidemic, social institutions were also much more protected against the virus; under the vaccination program, social workers and workers were among the first to be vaccinated at the beginning of the year, and many of them have already received the third vaccination.

Vaccination of carers is still provided on demand,

According to the law published on Thursday, the employment of vaccineers is already a working condition for those working in state-run social institutions.

they pointed out.

It was continued if the head of the institution ordered a ban on visits and leaving the institution,

it does not cover three-vaccinated caregivers and their three-vaccinated visitors.

The fact of vaccination must be proven in all cases, they stressed. An exemption can also be granted if you want to say goodbye to someone with an end-of-life relative. The institution is obliged to provide the opportunity to keep in touch during the ban on visiting and leaving the institution, according to the relevant professional rules, they wrote.

It was emphasized that in the case of a ban on leaving the institution, the institution may be left only for justified reasons, such as work or health care, or with the permission of the head of the institution, or for institutions organized for leisure purposes.

It still does not mean leaving the institution if someone is in the garden or area of ​​the institution, so there is no restriction on it, he added.

The NNK also announced that in order to protect patients and curb the epidemic, the national chief medical officer had ordered a ban on visiting all inpatient specialist care institutions in Hungary from Monday, November 1.

Cecília Müller explained in the explanatory memorandum that, in view of the fourth wave of the coronavirus epidemic and the increase in the number of infected people, it was again necessary to ban visits to inpatient facilities in order to maintain and ensure the functioning of the health care system.

The ban on visits does not affect cases to be particularly appreciated, such as saying goodbye to patients in the final stages. During the visit ban, in addition to the minor and the patient with an intellectual disability, there may be a parent, legal representative, and an adult may be present at all times during the labor and delivery. In these cases, the service provider is obliged to provide visitors with appropriate protective clothing. The ban on visits is valid from November 1 until revoked the NNK said.

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