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A3 Collaborative Elevates Diabetes Care in Rural Appalachia

Amy Westmoreland, Pharm.D., BCGP, Pharmacy Manager and Clinical Pharmacist at Carilion Giles Community Hospital, has a frontline view of the ... [read more]
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Feb 13, 2019

Pharmacists Teach Medical Residents How to Optimize Opioid Prescribing

AS MEDICATION EXPERTS, pharmacists are the go-to source for questions about opioid dosing and safety. An initiative at Cone Health Internal Medicine ... [read more]
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Jan 30, 2019

ED Pharmacists Keep Opioid-Naive Patients Naive

IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT (ED) of Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., an innovative opioid stewardship program is showing real promise ... [read more]
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Dec 18, 2018

ASHP Continues to Lead on Pharmacy Workforce Well-Being & Resilience

I am pleased to share with you that over the last year ASHP has continued to increase our efforts to support the well-being and resiliency of the ... [read more]
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Dec 17, 2018

Pharmacists Spearhead Opioid Stewardship at Virginia Mason

ON A SPRING DAY IN 2016, a female patient walked into the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation clinic at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle. ... [read more]
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Oct 26, 2018

Michigan Pharmacists at the Center of Injectable Opioid Shortage Management

AS SHORTAGES of injectable hydromorphone, morphine, and fentanyl show few signs of abating, health systems across the country are finding ... [read more]
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Sep 14, 2018