The pharmacist’s role in promoting immunisation programmes

The pharmacist’s role in promoting immunisation programmes

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Throughout the world, many countries have started to give pharmacists a hands-on role in administering vaccines. These countries include the United States, Australia, Portugal, Ireland and the United Kingdom. So just what does this role encompass?
11 Jan 2017 - General
In Malaysia, vaccines are strictly regulated. They can only be prescribed through special authorized doctors. Jemelyn Mae Sodusta Tahira Nawaz Marinelle Castro ...
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Mahmoud AbdelAziz
Also in my country pharmacists role limited to pharmacy work and dispensing medications to patients beside sales and marketing roles in pharmaceutical companies.
Pharmacists are having a wide knowledge that should be fairly occupied and used, there are many fields they can fit in them according to the courses they had from universities, and off course they can make a huge difference in ...
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As told by Jemelyn Mae Sodusta pharmacist are not allowed to administer vaccines and prescribe medication. But as told by Mahmoud AbdelAziz, the pharmacists responsibilities and duties varies from country to country therefore it is good and positive turn in pharmacy profession. Pharmacists are getting the authority to administer v...
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May i know if this is happening in your place Mahmoud AbdelAziz ? Here in our country, the practice of our pharmacist is specified to preparing, sone may give health education about a certain drug, and dispensing the drugs to patients. So far, i never heard about this where pharmacists are the ones administering vaccination. It is a practice that either physicians and nurses are allowed to perform this procedure....
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