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

WHEREAS, Nevada’s pharmacists support accessible healthcare by providing cost effective medication and lowering the cost throughout the healthcare system for their patients, as well as promoting healthy living; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists provide direct patient care by monitoring and educating on patient-specific pharmacotherapies ensuring maximum health benefits are received; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists serve as an essential member of the healthcare team by providing their extensive knowledge of medications in patient treatment plans; and

WHEREAS, pharmacists serve their communities by being at the forefront of providing patients with recommendations for management of chronic medical conditions, over-the-counter medications, and preventative health services including vaccines; and

WHEREAS, it is important to promote the profession of pharmacy as an integral 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 2022, as

AMERICAN PHARMACISTS AWARENESS 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 27th day of September, 2022

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