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10. COVID-19 Vaccinations Change the Role of Community Pharmacy
At some independent pharmacies, pharmacists are voluntarily working longer, unrecorded hours to provide patient care.
Many individuals have been asking if they can take things at home, such as vitamins and OTC medications, to decrease their risk of contracting the virus or to self-treat themselves
Mean days of therapy per 1000 patient-days were reduced across medication categories.
Nearly one-third of hospital personnel had still not been vaccinated against COVID-19 by mid-September.
Prescription fills decreased most significantly in a subgroup of adults.
The Omicron variant was first identified in South Africa on November 24, 2021.
The FDA is currently investigating whether the new COVID-19 variant will evade current mitigation strategies and diagnostic tools.
How will a change in administration, a vaccine for COVID-19, and other factors change the industry in the year ahead?
A number of studies evaluated how COVID-19 infection and vaccination impact patients living with blood cancers and other blood disorders.