Covid vaccine will be administered in safe and appropriate places, assures Walgreens executive
Rick Gates, senior vice president of pharmacy and healthcare at Walgreens, assured CNBC that the company will safely and efficiently administer Covid vaccines.
“We’ll make sure our health care professionals are there to give them the vaccine and monitor them appropriately,” Gates said Tuesday evening on “The News with Shepard Smith.” “No, it’s not going to be out in parking lots, you’ll see it in our stores, but we’ll make sure we’ll have safe and appropriate places to do the vaccinations.”
President Joe Biden‘s administration announced Tuesday that it will expand access to Covid vaccines and start distributing them directly to retail pharmacies next week. It’s all part of the administration’s effort to make it faster and easier for American’s to get vaccinated.
Gates told host Shepard Smith that Walgreens is currently supporting about 15 states and jurisdictions, which means the company will receive …continued .
[Source: CNBC News]