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Pharmacy workers now mandated by the CDC to wear masks

Hy-Vee is following CDC guidelines in mandating all pharmacists and their teams to wear face masks while at work.

Posted: Apr 18, 2020 8:47 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) While the CDC highly suggests the public wear face masks when they leave their home, it is now policy for pharmacy workers. 

Hy-Vee has provided fabric masks to all of their employees across their eight state region, which is over 80,000 employees. While it is voluntary for grocery store workers, Hy-Vee is following new CDC guidelines for their pharmacists to wear masks. 

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