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WHEREAS, pharmacy is one of the oldest health professions concerned with the health and well-being of all people; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists in Nevada are one of the most accessible members of the health care team and are able to make a significant positive impact on the patients that they serve; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists provide services such as educating patients of prescription and non-prescription drugs with adequate medication therapy to assure optimal outcomes for patients; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists are an essential member of the health care team by collaborating with other medical providers to improve medication use and outcomes; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists provide expertise and accessibility crucial to patients during the current pandemic, by providing COVID-19 vaccines to the public; and

WHEREAS, it is important to promote the profession of pharmacy as an essential health care provider in the Silver State;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the month of October 2021, as

PHARMACISTS 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 21st day of September, 2021

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