Manitobans Can Now Obtain Pan-Canadian Vaccine Playing cards

October 25, 2021 at 2:20 pm , information

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A single dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination is ready in Montreal, Friday, April 30, 2021. (Canadian Press/Ryan Ramiorz)

WINNIPEG – Manitobans absolutely immunized towards COVID-19 can now obtain a pan-Canadian Proof of Vaccination Credential (PVC) for use for journey.

The brand new PVC is out there to obtain if you have already got a Manitoba vaccination card or are eligible for one.

The brand new card is a federally acknowledged proof of vaccination utilizing a QR code to scale back journey necessities domestically or internationally.

“Manitoba is a pacesetter on this vital space, introducing the primary safe immunization card within the nation, which has helped our province safely reopen, preserve our colleges, companies and locations of worship open, assist our hospitals and well being care employees… allowed to guard. Offered further advantages to completely vaccinated Manitobans,” stated Union Providers Minister Reg Helver,

“Including the nationwide credential is a crucial subsequent step in supporting the resumption of journey inside Canada and overseas which have been absolutely vaccinated.”

Those that request a brand new card can print out the QR code on their smartphone or obtain a PDF by e mail to take a screenshot. Manitoba’s vaccination card app will likely be up to date in November to incorporate PVC. At that time, folks utilizing the app will be capable to toggle between them and select what to current for a venue or enterprise.

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