Speak Up: Ida flooding affects Walgreens’ servers

Posted 9/11/21

Several Walgreens pharmacies in Delaware are unable to process prescriptions or administer COVID-19 tests due to flooding from Hurricane Ida. The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services …

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Speak Up: Ida flooding affects Walgreens’ servers

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Several Walgreens pharmacies in Delaware are unable to process prescriptions or administer COVID-19 tests due to flooding from Hurricane Ida. The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services said the vendor that manages Walgreens’ internet, phone and servers has been impacted by the recent storm. The company announced that it was halting all COVID-19 testing at Walgreens in Delaware until further notice. The state’s community COVID-19 testing sites are still up and running.

  • But if it’s so important to get tested, who is filling in at this time? — Howard Gaines III
  • Very many private pharmacies, state agencies, as well as private pharmaceutical companies. Lots of businesses are filling in. — Dedicated Docs

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