Trump Administration Takes Action to Further Expand Access to Vaccines, COVID-19 Tests
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Oct 21, 2020
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued guidance under the Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act (PREP Act) authorizing qualified pharmacy technicians and State-authorized pharmacy interns to administer childhood vaccines, COVID-19 tests, and COVID-19 vaccines when made available. Includes requirements that must be satisfied to administer vaccines.
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