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COVID-19 vaccine

Walgreens offering rewards for vaccines

Walgreens offering rewards for vaccines

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Customers getting a COVID-19 vaccination at Walgreens will now receive $25 in Walgreens Cash rewards, the company announced Tuesday. The Walgreens Cash rewards will be available immediately following the vaccination for those who have myWalgreens accounts. Individuals without a myWalgreens account can opt to receive a $25 Walgreens gift card following vaccination

Walmart ramps up COVID-19 vaccinations

Walmart ramps up COVID-19 vaccinations

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart is expanding its vaccination efforts, offering shots at a growing number of stores as well as through clinics aimed at underserved communities, educators and its own associates. “As the COVID-19 vaccine rollout ramps up and vaccine eligibility widens, Walmart is administering vaccines in more than 3,800 stores and clubs across 48

Hy-Vee offering COVID-19 vaccines at all pharmacies

Hy-Vee offering COVID-19 vaccines at all pharmacies

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa  — Hy-Vee Inc. said Wednesday that the COVID-19 vaccine is now available at all of the company’s more than 270 Hy-Vee Pharmacy locations across its eight-state region. This week, Hy-Vee began vaccinating in its eighth state, Wisconsin, through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program. Prior to expanding into Wisconsin, Hy-Vee was already

Select Publix pharmacies to administer J&J vaccine

Select Publix pharmacies to administer J&J vaccine

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix Pharmacy is expanding administration of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine into Georgia and Tennessee, the company said on Monday. This marks the first time the company is providing COVID-19 vaccinations in Tennessee and the first time it is providing the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in Georgia. The vaccine will be

Albertsons passes COVID-19 vaccine milestone

Albertsons passes COVID-19 vaccine milestone

BOISE, Idaho – Albertsons Cos. announced that its pharmacies have now administered more than 1 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine. “Our pharmacy teams across the country are working diligently in serving our communities during this national effort. We are deeply grateful to our federal partners and local jurisdictions in delivering this important milestone,” said Omer

Walgreens administers 5 million COVID vaccinations

Walgreens administers 5 million COVID vaccinations

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens announced on Tuesday that it has provided approximately 5 million COVID-19 vaccinations across long-term care facilities, in stores and through dedicated clinics. Additionally, the company has completed over 60,000 clinics at long-term care facilities and vaccinated the majority of residents and staff that opted to receive a COVID-19 vaccine from Walgreens. “We’re

Publix offers gift cards to vaccinated associates

Publix offers gift cards to vaccinated associates

LAKELAND, Fla. — Publix is offering a free $125 Publix gift card to its associates who complete the full COVID-19 vaccination, the company said Friday. To receive the gift card, associates must be currently employed, submit an internal form and proof of vaccination. Although not required, the company is encouraging its associates to get the

Walgreens accelerates vaccine administration

Walgreens accelerates vaccine administration

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens reported Friday that it has provided more than 3 million COVID-19 vaccinations across long-term care facilities, as well as additional vulnerable populations prioritized by state and local jurisdictions. Additionally, the company has completed COVID-19 vaccine first-dose clinics in all long-term care facilities that selected Walgreens as a vaccine provider. “COVID-19 has