Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Available at Walmart and Sam’s Club Pharmacies for Adolescents

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PHILADELPHIA, PA — With the FDA and CDC authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for adolescents 12 – 15 years old, Walmart and Sam’s Club has announced their pharmacists are administering vaccines to all eligible patients where Pfizer is offered.

“The Pfizer vaccine is 95% effective in all ages — even better for those age 12-15 — at preventing symptomatic COVID-19,” writes Dr. Chinni Pulluru, Senior Director, Clinical Innovation, Transformation and Operations, Walmart.

“That means for every vaccinated adolescent, their risk of severe COVID-19 decreases — making it easier for schools to safely resume in-person teaching, creating the possibility for safe summer camps and outdoor extracurricular activities and giving parents one less thing to worry about.

“To put it another way: Expanded vaccine eligibility gets our country one step closer to safely and fully reopening.

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“At Walmart, we want to make it as easy as possible for all eligible customers to get vaccinated against COVID-19, no matter their age.”

Patients can refer to the Walmart and Sam’s Club schedulers to find which pharmacies are offering the Pfizer vaccine.

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