Vaccinations

pharmacist12

Pharmacists Are Ready & Available to Assist With Your Health Care Needs

Offering a wealth of medical knowledge, America’s pharmacists are well poised to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and their families nationwide. Serving as the link between patients and their physicians, pharmacists do much more than simply fill prescriptions. In addition to checking for possible mistakes... [continue reading]

vaccines_injection-300x199

Passage of Common Sense Legislation Would Allow Pharmacists to Administer CDC-Recommended Vaccines

Improving access to vaccines is one of the most efficient and effective ways to improve the health and well-being of millions of Americans. In states such as Georgia, elected officials are working to put the state on par with the rest of the country with common sense... [continue reading]

NasalFluVaccine

Don’t Risk Getting the Flu – Get Your Flu Shot Today!

Every year, countless Americans catch the flu from a friend, family member, or a co-worker. More often than not, most of these individuals recover without incident; however, complications that arise from the flu can also prove deadly. As we head into flu season, many national public-health experts... [continue reading]

Pharmacist_FluShot

Pharmacists Demonstrate the Value of Pharmacist-Provided Patient Care Services on Capitol Hill

Last week on Capitol Hill, more than 200 members of Congress, staff, aides and the general public participated in a health fair, during which 50+ DC-area pharmacists and student pharmacists “demonstrated the value of pharmacist-provided patient care services” as they administered flu shots and performed free health... [continue reading]

Vaccines

Increasing Access Is Key to Improving Vaccination Rates in Ohio

Dr. Teresa C. Long, Health Commissioner for the City of Columbus, notes that improving vaccination rates in Ohio doesn’t have to be complicated. In fact, legislation introduced late last year – HB 394 – could help achieve this by allowing pharmacists to administer all CDC-recommended vaccines to... [continue reading]