Pharmacists and the Flu Season

Direct from the Pharmacist Crowd: Flu season 2013 – 2014

Fall officially kicks off the flu season, with October being the peak month for flu shots. Haven’t gotten your flu shot yet? Your local pharmacist can help.

Flu shots provided at your local retail pharmacy are predicted to increase this year and convenience plays a major role in that trend. To better understand this shift in care setting we asked our Crowd of Retail Pharmacists from across the United States to weigh in on the 2013-2014 flu season. Here’s what we learned…

Interested in getting a flu shot at your local pharmacy? Use this handy HealthMap Vaccine Finder to locate a pharmacy near you that’s providing flu shots. We searched a 10-mile radius around the InCrowd office and found 50 local pharmacies offering flu shots.  

Interested in tapping into our Crowd of healthcare professionals? Have market questions you need answered? Learn more about how we can help, or drop us a note.

To hear more from our Crowd of healthcare professionals, view our recent series on social media access in the healthcare work setting, Social Media in Hospitals.

This post originally appeared on CROWDTalk.