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Kinney Drugs to provide COVID-19 shots to those 75 and older

Kinney Drugs to provide COVID-19 shots to those 75 and older

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. – This week, all New York-based Kinney pharmacies will receive initial doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to administer to those age 75 and older only . Appointments will be available at all NY Kinney pharmacies beginning Thursday, January 14. By New York State mandate, Kinney Pharmacists will be able to vaccinate ONLY

Kinney Drugs announces new resources for COVID-19 testing and vaccines

Kinney Drugs announces new resources for COVID-19 testing and vaccines

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. – Since 1903, Kinney has been a trusted healthcare resource for local communities. To that end, the company is introducing new resources to reassure the public that Kinney is part of the vaccination solution and to provide reliable, clear information on COVID vaccines and testing. The company invites people to sign up for COVID

HealthDirect Pharmacy Services providing COVID-19 vaccines to long-term care and congregate client-communities

HealthDirect Pharmacy Services providing COVID-19 vaccines to long-term care and congregate client-communities

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. — After long-awaited completion of clinical trials, engineering of complex distribution channels, and alignment of critical resources, the nation is distributing an effective COVID-19 vaccine capable of producing positive outcomes for recipients and stemming the continued transmission of this deadly virus. HealthDirect Pharmacy Services, a provider of pharmaceutical services, will be vaccinating residents

Kinney Drugs to be part of COVID-19 vaccine solution

Kinney Drugs to be part of COVID-19 vaccine solution

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. – Kinney Drugs has announced that it will be part of that public COVID-19 vaccination solution once it is available, through its long-standing relationship with Managed Health Care Associates (MHA). Through this relationship and in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Kinney pharmacists will be able to provide safe,

Kinney Drugs teaming again with American Greetings

Kinney Drugs teaming again with American Greetings

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. — Kinney Drugs will once again partner with American Greetings to offer a special one-day promotion on Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 in support of Honor Flight Network. For every American Greetings card purchased at Kinney Drugs (valued at $1.99 or more) on Veterans Day, Kinney Drugs and American Greetings will donate $1.00 to the local

Kinney Drugs announces top Pharmacist and Employee for 2020

Kinney Drugs announces top Pharmacist and Employee for 2020

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y – Kinney Drugs congratulates Steve Simpson, supervising pharmacist of Store No.11 in Barre, Vt. and Rachel Simmons, customer experience supervisor in Store No. 28 in Dolgeville, N.Y., on being named Favorite Pharmacist and Favorite Employee of 2020. Each September, in preparation for October’s celebrations of American Pharmacist Month and National Employee Ownership Month,

Kinney Drugs offers free medicine flavoring

Kinney Drugs offers free medicine flavoring

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. – Kinney Drugs announced a new promotion on medication flavoring for liquid prescription formulations such as antibiotics. The “Yuk to Yum” service, normally valued at $2.99, will be free for a limited time at all Kinney Drugs locations. Customized medication flavoring aims to ease parents’ struggle to get their children to take important

Kinney Drugs, Holy Shirt! team to supply face masks to Kinney staff

Kinney Drugs, Holy Shirt! team to supply face masks to Kinney staff

GOUVERNEUR,  N.Y. – Thanks to Holy Shirt!, a local apparel company based in Syracuse, N.Y., all employees of Kinney Drugs across New York and Vermont were supplied with reusable face masks for everyday use. On April 13th, more than 4,000 masks were ordered from the local vendor and in only five days, Kinney Drugs had

Kinney Drugs responds to Gov. Cuomo’s executive order allowing pharmacists to perform COVID-19 tests

Kinney Drugs responds to Gov. Cuomo’s executive order allowing pharmacists to perform COVID-19 tests

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. – On Saturday, April 25, 2020, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an Executive Order (EO) granting NYS pharmacists the ability to order and perform CLIA-waived COVID-19 diagnostic and antibody testing. Previously, pharmacists were not authorized to perform CLIA-waived tests in NY without an order from a physician or nurse practitioner. The new Executive Order

Kinney Drugs teams with Clayton Distillery to supply hand sanitizer to stores

Kinney Drugs teams with Clayton Distillery to supply hand sanitizer to stores

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. – Six thousand bottles of liquid hand sanitizer will soon be on their way to Kinney Drugs stores, thanks to Clayton Distillery based in Clayton, NY. “Globally, hand sanitizer is in high demand and extremely short supply right now. We were very happy to partner with another local business to source this product,

Warner to succeed Hart as CEO of Kinney parent

Warner to succeed Hart as CEO of Kinney parent

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. — Bridget-ann Hart will retire as president and chief executive officer of Kinney Drugs operator KPH Healthcare Services Inc. at the end of the year. She will continue to serve on the board of KPH, a national provider of health care services with more than 4,000 employees across four divisions. In addition to

KPH president and CEO Bridget-ann Hart to retire

KPH president and CEO Bridget-ann Hart to retire

GOUVERNEUR, N.Y. — Bridget-ann Hart will retire as president and chief executive officer of Kinney Drugs operator KPH Healthcare Services Inc. at the end of the year. She will continue to serve on the board of KPH, a national provider of health care services with more than 4,000 employees across four divisions. In addition to