CVS, Walgreens Enact COVID-19 Precautions During Flu Season – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) — The 2 largest drugstore chains within the U.S. — Walgreens and CVS — are setting up coronavirus precautions for purchasers getting flu pictures.
USA At present experiences that pharmacists will test temperatures, display screen for different signs, and put on face shields for the primary time whereas giving the pictures.
Each the drug shops are actually providing the seasonal flu shot with the precautionary measures — amongst them:
- cleansing surfaces between sufferers getting the pictures
- requiring that sufferers put on face masks
The precautions come amid considerations in regards to the overlap of the novel coronavirus pandemic with the seasonal flu season.
Anybody going to a Walgreens or CVS location for a vaccination is inspired to schedule an appointment and fill out medical paperwork on-line forward of time.
Given the severity of the coronavirus pandemic, each pharmacies expect a giant enhance in demand for flu pictures.