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 Code R156-17b-621(5) (2020); Va. Code Ann. As nurseries, preschools, kindergartens, and schools reopen, increased access to childhood vaccinations is essential to ensuring children can return. on R. 855-019-0270 (2020) (“[A]n intern who is appropriately trained and qualified in accordance with Section (3) of this rule may perform the same duties as a pharmacist, provided that the intern is supervised by an appropriately trained and qualified pharmacist.”). § 719-1:19.00.00; Nev. Admin.
Covered Persons who are afforded liability immunity under this Declaration are “manufacturers,” “distributors,” “program planners,” “qualified persons,” and their officials, agents, and employees, as those terms are defined in the PREP Act, and the United States.
Ann. Code 059.0001.16 § 7. 21. Nothing herein shall affect federal law requirements in 42 CFR part 455, subpart E regarding screening and enrollment of Medicare and Medicaid providers. See, e.g., Ariz. Rev. Moreover, nothing herein shall preempt State laws that permit additional individuals to administer vaccines that ACIP recommends to persons age 18 or younger according to ACIP's standard immunization schedule. (iv)Â the portion of subsection 83.31(3) before paragraph (a). Ann. 32, § 13832; Md. 19, at 591-93 (May 15, 2020), https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6919e2.htm; Cristi A. Bramer et al., Decline in Child Vaccination Coverage During the COVID-19 Pandemic—Michigan Care Improvement Registry, May 2016-May 2020, 69 MMWR No. R. 24.174.503; Nev. Rev. Code § 295.15(c). Code § 657-39.10(6) (2020); La. edition of the Federal Register. As of 2018, nearly 90 percent of Americans lived within five miles of a community pharmacy. Cent. Hence, such vaccinations are “covered countermeasures” under the PREP Act and the June 4, 2020 Second Amendment to the Declaration.
12. For example, pharmacists already play a significant role in annual influenza vaccination. Code § R4-23-411(E); AR ADC § 070.00.9-09-00-0002; Cal. Cf., e.g., Ark. Admin. Code r. 657-39.10(2)(A); Kan. Stat. Ann. It is not an official legal edition of the Federal Laws Ann. better and aid in comparing the online edition to the print edition. Code. Federal Register issue. 10. Amended Declaration for Public Readiness and Emergency Preparedness Act Coverage for medical countermeasures against COVID-19.
Code Regs. Laws tit. All other sections of the Declaration remain in effect as published at 85 FR 15198 (Mar. Adhering to recommended social (physical) distancing and other infection-control practices, such as the use of masks. Notwithstanding any State or local scope-of-practice legal requirements, (1) qualified licensed pharmacists are identified as qualified persons to order and administer ACIP-recommended vaccines and (2) qualified State-licensed or registered pharmacy interns are identified as qualified persons to administer the ACIP-recommended vaccines ordered by their supervising qualified licensed pharmacist.. § 53-10-211; 22 Tex.
Jeanne M. Santoli et al., Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Routine Pediatric Vaccine Ordering and Administration—United States, 2020, 69 MMWR 591, 592 (2020), https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/pdfs/mm6919e2-H.pdf (last visited July 15, 2020). R. 855-019-0270 (2020); 63 Pa. Stat. 30. Administering injections in the thigh muscle often presents additional complexities and requires additional training and resources including additional personnel to safely position the child while another healthcare professional injects the vaccine.. PREP Act declarations may also provide protections related to products authorized for use under an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, which allow for the use of an unapproved medical product (drugs, biologics [e.g., vaccines], and devices [e.g., diagnostics]), or an unapproved use of an approved medical product, during a declared emergency.
Early-Season Flu Vaccination Coverage—United States, November 2018, CDC, https://www.cdc.gov/flu/fluvaxview/nifs-estimates-nov2018.htm (last visited July 14, 2020). Stat. 08/20/2020 at 4:15 pm. See, e.g., Guidance for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians in Community Pharmacies during the COVID-19 Response, CDC, https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/hcp/pharmacies.html (last updated June 28, 2020) (“As a vital part of the healthcare system, pharmacies play an important role in providing medicines, therapeutics, vaccines, and critical health services to the public.”); Kimberly McKeirnan & Gregory Sarchet, Implementing Immunizing Pharmacy Technicians in a Federal Healthcare Facility, 7 Pharmacy 1, 7 (2019), https://www.mdpi.com/2226-4787/7/4/152/htm (last visited Aug. 5, 2020) (HHS Indian Health Service study demonstrating “the effective implementation of immunization-trained pharmacy technicians and the positive impact utilization of pharmacy support personnel can create” on childhood vaccination rates in medically underserved populations).
Pharmacists are well positioned to increase access to vaccinations, particularly in certain areas or for certain populations that have too few pediatricians and other primary-care providers, or that are otherwise medically underserved. Ann. developer tools pages. In this Issue, Documents
We must quickly do so to avoid preventable infections in children, additional strains on our healthcare system, and any further increase in avoidable adverse health consequences—particularly if such complications coincide with additional resurgence of COVID-19. documents in the last year, 1438 Code Ann. Rev. on
The category of disease, health condition, or threat for which I recommend the administration or use of the Covered Countermeasures is not only COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2 or a virus mutating therefrom, but also other diseases, health conditions, or threats that may have been caused by COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, or a virus mutating therefrom, including the decrease in the rate of childhood immunizations, which will lead to an increase in the rate of infectious diseases. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6594428/ (last visited July 29, 2020). 4. Any additional persons identified by the secretary as qualified to prescribe, dispense, or administer the countermeasures. § 08.80.168(a) (West 2020); Cal.
17. Few States restrict pharmacist-administered vaccinations to only adults. Pub. tit.
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§ 450.035 (West 2020). Before an event, educate state and local public health agency staff, private clinicians, and other potential volunteers about the scope of liability protections provided by the PREP Act and any other federal and state liability protections that may apply to those persons. § 461-11.4 (West 2019); 225 Ill. Comp. We invite you to try out our new beta eCFR site at https://ecfr.federalregister.gov. Counts are subject to sampling, reprocessing and revision (up or down) throughout the day.