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APhA Information Regarding COVID-19 - Interim Clinical Considerations for Use of COVID-19 Vaccines Currently Approved or Authorized in the United States

 

APhA will be launching information on their website concerning COVID-19 Vaccines. Please click here for APhA COVID Vaccine Algorithm 1021_web_FINAL.pdf and APhA COVID Vaccine Summary Chart 1021_web_FINAL.pdf. APhA gathered their resources summarize CDC’s Interim Clinical Considerations for the Use of COVID-19 Vaccines.  

 

Another resource from APhA is this webpage. They are working to update their FAQ page related to boosters (click here) and will likely release an FAQ with questions regarding the pediatric vaccines. Please send common questions you’re hearing to APhA and they will be happy to address them in future updates.


Montana Contact - Immunization Association Manager

Contact information for Montana's Immunization Association Manager is: 
Bekki Wehner
Phone - 406-444-0065
Email:  [email protected]
Website: http://dphhs.mt.gov/publichealth/immunization


Provider Notices

Starting Dose and Quantity Limitations for Sedative Hypnotics
2020 Annual Montana Dispensing Fee Survey - Revised
New Required NCPDP Field
Vaccine Administration by Pharmacists


ASHP State Affiliate Toolkit for Well-Being and Resilience in the Workforce


ASHP offers a State Affiliate Toolkit Well-Being and Resilience, including a "to do" list for promoting a resilient and thriving pharmacy workforce. While geared to local/state affiliates beginning the conversation, the toolkit identifies a framework and suggested milestones in the journey that translated to other committees. Sample documents and tools are linked throughout the list.

Phase II – Details of Governor Bullock’s new order to reopen Montana – Click HERE.


CDC has Released Updated Guidance on "Routine Immunization during the COVID-19 Pandemic"

CDC has issued “Interim Guidance for Immunization Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic” to help immunization providers in a variety of clinical settings plan for the safe vaccine administration during the COVID-19 pandemic. This guidance will be updated as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves.

 Click DPHHS button below for Montana Coronavirus Information & Resources from Dept. of Health & Human Resources - Check back for daily updates!


  • Click here for information on Medicaid Delaying and Extending Dispensing Fees Survey Until August 26th

  • Click here for Board of Alternative Health Care - Montana Interstate Licensure Recognition Registration

  • Click here for MT Emergency Refill Rule
  • Click here for MPA & National Organizations Supporting Pharmacists as Front-line Providers in Orders
  • Click here for FDA Guidance on Compounding Hand Sanitizers
  • Click here for Measures to take in Anticipation of Hydroxychloroquine Shortages