CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) — Harris Teeter officials say the grocery store will serve as an access point for free non-surgical N95 masks as part of its partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Starting this week, customers can visit any local Harris Teeter store with a pharmacy to pick up free masks while supplies last, and associates are also encouraged to pick up supplies for themselves and their families.
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“Harris Teeter is grateful to help our associates and loyal buyers protect themselves and our communities from COVID-19,” said Paige Pauroso, communications specialist for Harris Teeter. “We have many accessible stores in the Southeast and invite our customers to purchase non-surgical respirator masks for their household free of charge, while supplies last.”
Here’s what customers need to know:
- Up to three free non-surgical N95 masks are available for each person/customer.
- At every Harris Teeter store with a pharmacy, simply look for the branded display or ask an associate for assistance.
- To learn more about the importance of masking, visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.
- the The CDC has advice where you can learn how to put on and take off the non-surgical N95 mask.
“Harris Teeter is incredibly proud to be part of the largest deployment of personal protective equipment in U.S. history,” said Casey Killough, director of pharmacy and HBC at Harris Teeter. “Wearing a mask and getting vaccinated continue to be the main tools of defense in our country’s fight against COVID-19. »
You can program a COVID-19 vaccination or booster appointment at a local Harris Teeter pharmacy right now.
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