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CVS Pharmacy to offer COVID-19 vaccines in New York as part of multi-state program

Evelyn Kim
Posted at 7:30 PM, Feb 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-02 19:30:27-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — CVS has announced that pharmacies will begin administering the COVID-19 vaccine at some locations in New York state, including Western New York, beginning February 11.

Vaccines will be made available to those who meet the state's criteria and are eligible to receive the vaccine.

The company says supply is limited, "which is sourced directly from the federal pharmacy partnership program, will be approximately 20,600 total doses," and will only be made available at 32 CVS Pharmacy locations in the state.

In Western New York, locations include Hamburg, Batavia and Westfield. Additional locations in the state include Bethpage, Clinton, Cooperstown, Eastchester, Glenville, Hudson Falls, Kingston, Mattituck, Owego, Queensbury, Saratoga Springs and Stony Point.

According to the pharmacy, "patients must register in advance at or through the CVS Pharmacy app, and people without online access can contact CVS customer service: (800) 746-7287. Walk-in vaccinations without an appointment will not be provided."

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