PREP Act Secretly Amended this Week to Allow Pharmacists to Vaccinate Children Ages 3-18 


This action by the Secretary of HHS allows certain licensed pharmacists to order and administer, and pharmacy interns (who are acting under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist) to administer, any vaccine that the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends to persons ages 3 through 18. This amendment was prompted by a report from the CDC in which it found a significant decrease in rates of routine childhood vaccinations.

PREP Act Secretly Amended this Week to Allow Pharmacists to Vaccinate Children Ages 3-18 | From the Trenches World Report

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