Vaccine Mandates Present Potential Legal Questions for Pharmacies, Health Professionals

With the recent announcement of federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates, in addition to private businesses potentially requiring vaccines for employees, pharmacies and other health care facilities could have questions about legal issues surrounding these mandates.

With the recent announcement of federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates, in addition to private businesses potentially requiring vaccines for employees, pharmacies and other health care facilities could have questions about legal issues surrounding these mandates.

Experts Ned Milenkovich, PharmD, JD, a pharmacist-attorney with Much Shelist Law, and Ron Lanton III, Esq, a principal with Lanton Law, discussed these implications in a recent video. In part 1 of the discussion, they reviewed what they’re hearing about the mandates as well as whether there are legal precedents for potential lawsuits regarding vaccine requirements.