Ministère de la Santé - News Follow the last information Ministère de la Santé Ministère de la Santé http://msan.gouvernement.lu/en/actualites.html Ministère de la Santé - News http://msan.gouvernement.lu/en/actualites.html Follow the last information Ministère de la Santé 413 80 1440 20 21 22 23 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 Saturday Sunday Fri, 21 Jan 2022 13:52:18 +0100 Fri, 21 Jan 2022 13:52:18 +0100 Alternative vaccination pattern with an initial injection of Janssen vaccine, followed by an extra dose by mRNA vaccine and an additional mRNA booster vaccine In order to meet the needs of people travelling to European countries that now require a 3-dose vaccination, the government has decided to offer this alternative pattern to those who wish to obtain it. Fri, 21 Jan 2022 13:52:18 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/21-janssen.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/21-janssen.html Change in coding of vaccination certificates for the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine The Ministry of Health wishes to provide further clarification on the recent changes in the coding of vaccination certificates for the Janssen vaccine (Johnson & Johnson). Thu, 20 Jan 2022 13:07:00 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/20-janssen.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/20-janssen.html New COVID-19 cases - Weekly review: 10 - 16 January 2022 The number of people testing positive for COVID-19 has increased from 10,680 to 11,728 cases (+8%) for the week of 10 to 16 January. Thu, 20 Jan 2022 00:00:00 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/20-retrospective.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/20-retrospective.html New COVID-19 cases - Weekly review: 3 - 9 January 2022 The number of people testing positive for COVID-19 has increased significantly from 5,643 to 10,680 cases (+89%) for the week of 3 to 9 January. Wed, 12 Jan 2022 18:06:00 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/12-retrospective.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/12-retrospective.html Adaption of the CovidCheck.lu app to the new 2G+ rules Following the adoption by the Chamber of Deputies of the new rules for the 2G+ system, people with a complete vaccination pattern of less than 180 days, those who have received a booster vaccination and those who have a recovery certificate are now exempt from the testing requirement under the CovidCheck 2G+ system. Wed, 12 Jan 2022 08:48:58 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/12-app-covidcheck.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/12-app-covidcheck.html Adaptation of the COVID law Following today's vote on bill no. 7943, the amended law of 17 July 2020 on measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic has been adapted on the following points. Tue, 11 Jan 2022 18:32:44 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/11-adaptation-loi-covid.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/11-adaptation-loi-covid.html COVID-19 vaccination: Booster for teenagers from the age of 12 and reduction of the time before the booster to 3 months Because of the current epidemic wave and the threat of the omicron variant, the Government Council decided on 7 January 2022 to reduce the interval for the booster shot to 3 months after a two-dose vaccination (Moderna, BioNTech/Pfizer) and a "Mix & Match" vaccination (AstraZeneca in the 1st dose and ARN in the 2nd dose) and to open up the booster shot to teenagers aged 12 and over. Fri, 07 Jan 2022 17:34:37 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/07-vaccination-booster.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/07-vaccination-booster.html New COVID-19 cases - Weekly review: 27 December - 2 January 2022 The number of people testing positive for COVID-19 has increased from 2,688 to 5,641 cases (+110%) for the week of 27 December to 2 January. Thu, 06 Jan 2022 08:06:05 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/06-retrospective.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/06-retrospective.html COVID-19: Shortening of the isolation period for COVID-19 positive persons, reduction of the validity period of vaccination certificates to 9 months and adaptation of the CovidCheck 2G+ system On 4 January 2022, the Government Council approved a bill proposing to maintain the maximum duration of isolation at 10 days for persons who have neither a complete vaccination nor a booster vaccination within 6 months. Wed, 05 Jan 2022 13:11:09 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/05-adaptation-isolement-covid.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/05-adaptation-isolement-covid.html COVID-19: Interval for booster vaccination reduced to 4 months from today and new Pop Up at the Central station Luxembourg From today, the interval for booster vaccination after a two-dose vaccine (Moderna, BioNTech/Pfizer) and a Mix & Match pattern (AstraZeneca 1st dose and RNA 2nd dose) is reduced to 4 months instead of 6 months. Mon, 03 Jan 2022 12:14:49 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/03-booster-delai.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/03-booster-delai.html Temporary relocation of the Hall Victor Hugo vaccination centre to Luxexpo The Box Due to technical problems at the Hall Victor Hugo vaccination centre in Limpertsberg, the centre will be transferred to Luxexpo The Box as of Monday, 3 January 2022. Sun, 02 Jan 2022 16:49:05 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/02-transfert-centre-vaccination-luxexpo.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2022/01-janvier/02-transfert-centre-vaccination-luxexpo.html COVID-19: Adaptation of the Contact Tracing procedure to facilitate the tracing of contacts In view of the strong growth in new COVID-19 infections, the Contact Tracing unit of the Health Inspectorate has adapted its operating mode to increase its reactivity in the follow-up of contacts. This adaptation is operational since 31 December 2021. Fri, 31 Dec 2021 16:43:22 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/31-adaptation-contact-tracing.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/31-adaptation-contact-tracing.html New COVID-19 cases - Weekly review: 20 - 26 December The number of people testing positive for COVID-19 has decreased from 2,727 to 2,688 cases (-1%) for the week of 20 to 26 December. Wed, 29 Dec 2021 16:30:00 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/29-retrospective.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/29-retrospective.html The CovidCheck.lu app has been adapted following the entry into force of the 2G+ system The CovidCheck.lu application has been adapted following the entry into force of the 2G+ regime, set up by the Government in the fight against the health pandemic. Mon, 27 Dec 2021 12:23:26 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/27-covidcheck-app-2gplus.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/27-covidcheck-app-2gplus.html COVID-19: Non-validity of COVID-19 rapid antigen tests by teleconsultation via videoconference applications Unlike claims circulating on social networks, the Ministry of Health has never agreed to a validation procedure for COVID-19 rapid antigen tests by teleconsultation via videoconference applications. Fri, 24 Dec 2021 15:26:31 +0100 http://gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/24-validite-testcovid.html //gouvernement.lu/en/actualites/toutes_actualites/communiques/2021/12-decembre/24-validite-testcovid.html