Weigh in with NACDS RxIMPACT on Missouri Immunization Bill

By: | May-8-14

<p>On Tuesday, the NACDS RxIMPACT grassroots program sent to advocates an &ldquo;Action Alert,&rdquo; asking them to urge Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) to sign a pivotal bill that would expand pharmacists&rsquo; immunization authority.<br />
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The bill, SB 808, would allow pharmacists to administer immunizations against Hepatitis A and B, tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis by written protocol authorized by a physician for persons age 12 and older. If you are a pharmacist or have operations in Missouri, it is critical you tell Gov. Nixon to sign the bill into law!<br />
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NACDS member companies operating in Missouri are encouraged to <a href="http://www.capwiz.com/nacds/issues/alert/?alertid=63206876&amp;type=SW">take action</a> today.<br />
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<em>For more information, please contact NACDS&rsquo; </em><a href="mailto:jkurzman@nacds.org" style="font-style: italic;">Joel Kurzman</a><em> for state government affairs aspects of this issue, or </em><a href="mailto:hecker@nacds.org" style="font-style: italic;">Heidi Ecker</a><em> regarding grassroots advocacy.</em></p>

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