CVS adds vaccination to six more states
Starting Friday, the COVID-19 vaccine will be available in select CVS stores in 17 states.
The drugstore chain announced Wednesday that it is expanding its vaccination rollout to pharmacies in six states: Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Louisiana, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
CVS started offering the vaccine Feb. 12 in about 350 stores across 11 states: California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia. CVS says it was administering the vaccine on a limited basis in Ohio using state allocations.
The vaccine currently is available only at select locations and for eligible populations, which vary state by state. CVS says appointments for its latest allocation of 570,000 doses are now available to book with…