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How an Online Pharmacy Sold Millions Worth Of Dubious COVID-19 Drugs — While Patients Paid the Price

Time Magazine 13 Oct 2021
Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the network of pharmacies run by businessmen Alpesh and Manish Patel was struggling ... The newly rebranded digital pharmacy was named Ravkoo ... So in 2009, he partnered with Manish Patel—whom former Benzer employees say is his cousin—to open the first of their own independent pharmacies in Flint, Mich.

Don’t take animal dewormer to treat COVID-19, warns Michigan poison control center

Michigan Live 02 Sep 2021
She said she rarely sees the medicine prescribed and the pharmacy does not typically stock it. Tim Courser, a pharmacist at Central Pharmacy in the Flint and Lansing areas, said weeks ago, he saw a couple prescriptions written by one doctor, but those have ceased, and he has not seen many requests for the medicine or an increase.

Greater Flint Health Coalition reveals new downtown Flint headquarters

Michigan Live 17 Aug 2021
FLINT, MI -- The Greater Flint Health Coalition held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of its new location in downtown Flint on Tuesday, Aug ... in downtown Flint near the corner of First Street and Buckham Alley off Saginaw Street ... All Greater Flint Health Coalition programs will operate out of this building, Smith said.

County reports 10 new positive cases, 22 new recoveries

Emporia Gazette 16 Jul 2021
It’s pretty evident that the majority of our transmission is occurring in our unvaccinated individuals,” she said ... All three approved vaccines are available at the Flint Hills Community Health Center. The vaccines are also available through Newman Regional Health, pharmacies and other health care providers ... .

Health care workers at Grand Blanc area hospital honored with ‘clap out’ for strength, persistence fighting COVID-19

Michigan Live 27 Apr 2021
and 8 a.m. April 26 for the “clap out” to recognize dedication and commitment to patient care while fighting the COVID-19 pandemic ... No appointment COVID-19 vaccines available Tuesday at Clio Road Pharmacy. With $99 million headed to Flint, mayor to host meeting on funding priorities ... Gretchen Whitmer visits COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Flint church ... .

No appointment COVID-19 vaccines available Tuesday at Clio Road Pharmacy

Michigan Live 26 Apr 2021
FLINT, MI -- The Clio Road Pharmacy is offering two types of COVID-19 vaccines at a no-appointment-necessary clinic this week ... Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be offered, according to an announcement from the pharmacy ... For more information, call the pharmacy at 810-789-7084 ... in Flint, and another from 8.30 a.m.

Drop-in COVID-19 vaccinations available Tuesday and Wednesday in Flint area

Michigan Live 20 Apr 2021
FLINT, MI -- Drop-in COVID-19 vaccinations are open today and Wednesday in the Flint area, according to an announcement from the Genesee County Health Department. Vaccinations are now open at Flint Northwestern High School, 2138 W. Carpenter Road in Flint, until 3.55 p.m ... Bristol Road in Flint Township.

Man in custody following multiple local drugstore robberies

C&G News 12 Feb 2021
A Flint man has been charged following a string of robberies at pharmacies across Oakland and Genesee counties ... He is accused of committing robberies at the Walgreens Pharmacy at 3520 S. Baldwin Road in Orion Township on Jan.19; the Walgreens Pharmacy at 450 N ... 20; the CVS Pharmacy ...

Flint parolee charged in Oakland County pharmacy heists

Detroit news 10 Feb 2021
A 27-year-old Flint parolee is in custody and has been charged in a series of pharmacy armed robberies in Oakland County ... 19, deputies were dispatched to Walgreens Pharmacy at 3520 S ... for a report of a Black man wearing the same clothing as the suspect in the pharmacy robbery the day before.

McLaren Flint holding free webinar to answer questions on COVID-19, vaccine roll-out

Michigan Live 09 Feb 2021
Joining Franklin on the panel are Dennis Perry, M.D., MPH, chief medical officer of McLaren Health Plan; Randall Taylor, PharmD, director of pharmacy at McLaren Health Plan; Lawrence Reynolds, M.D., medical advisor to the Flint mayor and member of the Genesee County Board of ...

Health commissioner provides update on coronavirus in Alliance

The Alliance Review 28 Jan 2021
Health Commissioner Randy Flint spoke Thursday to the Kiwanis Club of Alliance, detailing the city's progress with vaccine rollout and case management. In a sign of the times, Flint's visit with the Kiwanis members took place at Alliance YWCA, while some club members viewed the meeting via a livestream online ... "We need all the pharmacies.

Former Gov. Snyder, eight others, indicted in Flint water investigation

Iosco County News Herald 14 Jan 2021
(The Center Square) – Nine members of the Rick Snyder administration, including the former Republican governor and a current Michigan Department of Health and Human Services manager, were indicted on 42 total counts for their respective roles in the Flint water crisis ... Meijer Pharmacies Partner with State of Michigan to Administer COVID-19 Vaccines.

It’s been a year since Kevin Bacon was killed. Here’s where the case stands today.

Michigan Live 30 Dec 2020
SHIAWASSEE COUNTY, MI -- Less than a year from the first time they painted the iconic Flint rock in memory of Kevin Bacon, loved ones gathered in the same place again, still at a loss ... Bacon and Hill sat next to each other when they worked at Diplomat Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy in Flint.

Newman Regional Health receives Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

Emporia Gazette 29 Dec 2020
In accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines for a phased vaccination plan, other healthcare workers and residents of long-term care facilities have also started to receive the Moderna vaccine from Flint Hills Community Health Center and local pharmacies.

Kevin Bacon’s friends to paint iconic Flint Rock in his memory one year after death

Michigan Live 23 Dec 2020
FLINT, MI -- It has been almost a year since Kevin Bacon’s death and his loved ones want to keep his memory alive. Friends and family plan to paint the Flint Rock at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec ... Friends of Kevin Bacon paint iconic Flint Rock in his memory ... Bacon and Hill sat next to each other when they worked at Diplomat Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy in Flint ... .