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COVID-19 Vendée

The number of positive cases (100) and people (7) in hospital has significantly lowered in the Vendee but of those positive cases, the Delta variant is a fact as it is in all of Europe. Around 40% of the population has been completely vaccinated, while just over 53% has received one dose. In a new address to the nation on 12th July 2021, President Macron announced the following changes in a bid to drive up those numbers: the ‘health passport’ – proving that the holder has a negative Covid-19 test, is fully vaccinated or recently recovered from Covid-19 – will be required from August, including bars, restaurants, cafés and shopping centers PCR tests will no longer be free of charge beginning in autumn, unless they are obtained with a prescription vaccination will become mandatory for all health workers: non-vaccinated health workers will no longer receive a salary nor be allowed …