Updated COVID-19 Vaccines Available at All Stop & Shop Pharmacies
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Sep 19, 2023, 8:44 AM ET
Immunizations Available for Adults and Children*
Schedule Appointments Online or Walk-in to Receive Immunizations
QUINCY, Mass., Sept. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stop & Shop today announced that the updated COVID-19 vaccines are available at its more than 200 pharmacy locations across the Northeast for both adults and children over 12*. It will also be available for children over 3 in select locations where access to the vaccine is limited. Seasonal flu shots and the new Respiratory Vaccine (RSV) are also currently available at all Stop & Shop pharmacy locations. Eligible customers can receive immunizations for COVID-19, flu, and RSV during the same pharmacy visit, as the CDC has indicated that these vaccines may be administered alongside each other. Vaccinations are administered by Stop & Shop’s trained & trusted pharmacists and are at no-cost with most insurance plans.
Stop & Shop pharmacies have an ample supply of updated COVID-19 vaccines for eligible patients available at no-cost with most insurance plans. According to the CDC, the updated vaccines should work well against currently circulating variants of COVID-19, and they continue to be the best way to protect yourself against severe disease.
In addition, Stop & Shop pharmacists are experienced in screening for risk factors associated with various health conditions and providing immunization support to help protect against the flu, shingles, RSV, pneumonia, and tetanus. Customers should consult their local Stop & Shop pharmacist for a full immunization review and to discuss other important immunizations that can help keep them, their families, and the community healthy.
“With an uptick in COVID-19 cases occurring within our region, we are pleased to now offer the updated COVID-19 vaccines at all our pharmacy locations,” shares Katie Thornell, Director of Pharmacy at Stop & Shop. “We encourage all our eligible neighbors to stop by their local Stop & Shop Pharmacy to receive the updated COVID-19 vaccine as well as speak with one of our licensed and trained pharmacists to discuss preventative measures and additional CDC recommended immunizations to keep them healthy, including this season’s flu vaccine or RSV, pneumonia, and shingles vaccinations. We are well-stocked and offer same-day immunizations, either by appointment or simply walking in. Keeping our communities healthy and increasing access to these valuable immunizations remain a top priority for Stop & Shop Pharmacy.”
Stop & Shop takes extensive health and safety precautions at its pharmacies and has secured a wide offering of updated COVID-19 vaccines and additional stock of flu vaccines. The immunization area also has strict disinfecting and sanitization measures in place between each patient.
To find a Stop & Shop Pharmacy near you, to view which vaccine is available in your local Stop & Shop Pharmacy, or to schedule an immunization appointment, visit www.stopandshop.com/pages/ss-pharmacy.
*Age restrictions on immunizations vary by state. See our website or ask your pharmacist for details.
About Stop & Shop:
A neighborhood grocer for more than 100 years, Stop & Shop is focused on delivering a wide assortment of fresh, healthy options at a great value through strong weekly sales and everyday low prices. Its new GO Rewards loyalty program delivers personalized offers and allows customers to earn points that can be redeemed for gas or groceries every time they shop. Stop & Shop customers can choose however they want to shop - whether it's in-store or online, which offers both delivery and same day pickup. The company is committed to making an impact in its communities by fighting against hunger, supporting our troops and through overall incredible acts of care. The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC is an Ahold Delhaize USA Company and employs more than 54,000 associates and operates more than 400 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, and New Jersey. To learn more about Stop & Shop, visit www.stopandshop.com.
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