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Finland to require proof of COVID-19 vaccination from healthcare workers

Syringes with AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) are pictured in Helsinki

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finland plans to make COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for health and social care workers, the government said on Wednesday.

The new legislation would also allow social and health care employers to access information about employees’ COVID-19 vaccinations and possible infections in the past, Minister of Family Affairs and Social Services Krista Kiuru told a news conference.

(Reporting by Essi Lehto; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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