“Unprecedented”. We’ve heard this word used time and time again to describe the unparalleled impact of the Coronavirus pandemic. But with over 170 years at the heart of community healthcare in the UK, Boots has lived through many crises, and each time the company has delivered on our duty to care for the nation during times of need.
Boots just recently launched its first COVID-19 vaccination site, but we have in fact championed mass immunization long before the inauguration of the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) in 1948. Over the years, not only have the reassuring lights from Boots pharmacies been a warm and welcoming reminder that essential healthcare is available on the high street, but they have also helped accelerate access to some of the latest advances in pharmaceutical medicine.
From diphtheria and meningitis vaccinations, to cervical cancer and COVID-19, discover how Boots has been putting the ‘nation’ into ‘vaccination’ by taking a look at its vaccine history…
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