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1,005 patients hospitalized with Covid-19

1,005 patients hospitalized with Covid-19

1,005 patients confirmed with Covid-19 were in hospitals on Thursday; 109 patients are in the ICU and 156 people are connected to lung ventilators, according to data from the National Centre for ...

COVID tests not needed in most districts

COVID tests not needed in most districts

People in the majority of Slovak districts will no longer need to have negative COVID-19 tests when going out during most of the day. The country is divided as of this week into medium red and light re ...

Vaccination age limit to drop to 16 years as of Thursday

Vaccination age limit to drop to 16 years as of Thursday

Health Minister Vladimir Lengvarský stated on Tuesday, speaking on television channel Markiza's politics show 'Na telo plus', that the age limit for applying for COVID-19 vaccines should be lowered to 16 years as of Thursday.

New vaccination rules for chronically ill

New vaccination rules for chronically ill

According to new rules to come into effect in May, chronically ill patients with serious and moderate diseases that significantly increase the risk of developing a severe form of Covid-19 will be vacci ...

Restrictions continue to loosen as of Monday

Restrictions continue to loosen as of Monday

Starting from Monday, April 26, fitness centres and outdoor seating areas at restaurants can reopen after meeting certain conditions, according to a decree issued by the Public Health Office (ÚVZ).

New rules on vaccination of foreigners in force (update)

New rules on vaccination of foreigners in force (update)

EU citizens who live in Slovakia, but are insured in another EU member state, can be vaccinated against Covid-19 in Slovakia under the condition that they request an S1 form from the health insurance c ...

New exceptions to curfew as of Monday

New exceptions to curfew as of Monday

As of Monday, new exceptions to the curfew are in force. All activities remain limited to the time between 5am and 8pm. Nevertheless people can go to shops, churches, museums, galleries, libraries, the ...

Slovakia to gift Czech Republic Moderna vaccines

Slovakia to gift Czech Republic Moderna vaccines

Slovakia will give the Czech Republic 10,000 doses of Moderna vaccines as a gift, Prime Minister Eduard Heger announced in the company of his Czech counterpart Andrej Babis during his first foreign vis ...