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WHEREAS, pharmacy is one of the oldest health professions, with more than 250,000 licensed pharmacists throughout the United States; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists are educated with a strong focus on medication therapy that makes them well suited to work collaboratively with other health care professionals and patients, promoting safe and cost-effective use of medication; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists provide both expertise and accessibility, which are crucial to patients fully optimizing access to medications that are not self-administered, which includes but not limited to immunizations; and

WHEREAS, the theme of Pharmacist Month 2019 is ‘Easy to Reach, Ready to Help,’ and this month is an opportunity to learn more about the services provided by pharmacists to assist in the health of our communities;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim October 2019 as

PHARMACIST MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 1st day of October, 2019

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