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© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A medical worker swabs a member of the public at a drive-through COVID-19 testing centre in Sydney SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia will invite…

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia will invite pharmacies this week to join a government-funded rollout of COVID-19 vaccine, the federal government said on Sunday, as the country approached 14 consecutive days without a locally acquired case.
The government will ask the country’s roughly 5,800 community pharmacies to apply for the program, which would pay them to administer inoculations, along with doctors and hospital health workers.
“That means more points of presence for Australians in terms of where…

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