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Health Systems Launch Technician Training Programs

AN INCREASING NUMBER OF HEALTH SYSTEMS are realizing the benefits of creating their own pharmacy technician training programs. With 10 ... [read more]
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Oct 15, 2019

ASHP Opioid Task Force Focuses on Role of Pharmacists in Combating Opioid Crisis

This week we look forward to convening an Opioid Task Force meeting to address the important roles pharmacists play in combating the opioid ... [read more]
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Sep 30, 2019

Young Pharmacists Show that Helping Others is a Prescription for Well-Being

BURNOUT IS BECOMING INCREASINGLY COMMON among early career pharmacists. A study published in AJHP found that pharmacy residents working more than ... [read more]
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Sep 17, 2019

ASHP Assumes Leadership Role in GTMRx Institute to “Get the Medications Right”

ASHP RECENTLY ANNOUNCED that we have joined the Board of Directors of a very promising new organization called the GTMRx Institute. Launched in ... [read more]
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Aug 14, 2019

Mindfulness and Medication Safety: Pharmacist Brings Calm to Hospital Chaos

IT'S WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT PENN STATE HEALTH HERSHEY MEDICAL CENTER, in Hershey, PA. The dimly lit hospital chapel has soft music playing, but ... [read more]
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Jul 15, 2019

ASHP, Well-Being, and You

Dear colleagues, There is a great deal of national attention on the issue of healthcare provider burnout, which is affecting our pharmacists, ... [read more]
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Jul 11, 2019