Bacolod opens drive-thru vaccination site

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The city government of Bacolod launched its drive-thru vaccination to speed up efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic.

This initiative is part of the city’s commitment to inoculate as many people as possible, said Mayor Evelio Leonardia.

“Our goal is to make the vaccination program more accessible to everyone so we can achieve herd immunity and eradicate Covid-19 as fast as possible,” according to Leonardia. (

Supervising the drive-thru vaccination are City Administrator Em Ang, executive director of Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and coordinator of CoVaC; OIC-City Health Officer Dr. Edwin Miraflor Jr., and EOC medical deputy Dr. Chris Sorongon, with the assistance of EOC doctors, nurses, barangay health workers, and the City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office.

Pre-registered healthcare workers, senior citizens, and persons with comorbidities will be accommodated at the drive-thru vaccination located at the 5th-floor parking area of Ayala Malls Capitol Central.