CVS Health Corp. joins a group of American companies that require employees who contact customers to be vaccinated against the coronavirus.
Nurses and other employees who interact with patients, as well as all corporate personnel, must be vaccinated by October 31, the company said Monday. It states that pharmacists must be vaccinated by November 30th.
CVS, headquartered in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, said other vacancies could be added to the vaccination list. The company says it employs approximately 300,000 people, including over 40,000 doctors, pharmacists, nurses and nurse practitioners.