A provision is being defined in Italy that will allow the reintegration into service of health personnel subject to suspension proceedings for non-compliance with the vaccination obligation, before the expiry date of the suspension.
The new Minister of Health Orazio Schillaci also announcing the suspension of the daily publication of the bulletin of data relating to the spread of the epidemic, hospitalizations and deaths, which will now be announced on a weekly basis.
“The Minister of Health Orazio Schillaci, six months after the suspension of the state of emergency and in consideration of the trend of the infection from Covid-19, considers it appropriate to start a gradual return to normality in activities and behaviors, inspired by criteria of responsibility and compliance with current regulations “.
Explain the ministry note. “Therefore, also on the basis of the prevailing indications in the medical and scientific fields, the daily publication of the bulletin of data relating to the spread of the epidemic, hospitalizations and deaths will be suspended, which will now be announced on a weekly basis, without prejudice to the possibility for the competent authorities to acquire at any time the information necessary to monitor the situation and take the necessary measures “.
“With regard to health personnel subject to suspension proceedings for non-compliance with the vaccination obligation and the cancellation of the fines provided for by Legislative Decree 44/21, in view of the expiry of the provisions in force on 31 December next and the worrying shortage of medical personnel and health care reported by the heads of the health and territorial structures, concludes the ministry, a provision is being defined that will allow the reintegration into service of the aforementioned personnel before the expiry of the suspension “.