Pharmacy technicians Laurie Diment, CPhT, and Krista Moore, CPhT, examine a patient’s refill request.

Kaiser Refill Protocol Expands Pharmacist Scope of Practice

NEW HEALTHCARE NEEDS resulting from a growing elderly population, the advent of the Affordable Care Act, and dramatic shifts in how healthcare is ... [read more]
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Sep 21, 2015
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At NMMC, Pharmacists Introduce Medical Residents to Comprehensive Care

PATIENT-CENTERED CARE is intrinsic to good outcomes and requires a multidisciplinary, team-based approach. At North Mississippi Medical ... [read more]
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Jun 17, 2015

Pharmacists Add Real Value to UMHS Patient-Centered Medical Home

WHEN HAE MI CHOE, Pharm.D., joined the University of Michigan Health System (UMHS) 16 years ago, one of her goals was to develop a clinical ... [read more]
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Apr 03, 2015
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VA Pharmacist-Led Diabetes Clinic Dramatically Improves Patient Outcomes

BACK IN 2009, when the VA San Diego Healthcare System wanted to help its primary care physicians meet performance measures for diabetes as well ... [read more]
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Mar 31, 2015
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A Great Start to 2015

EVEN THOUGH IT'S BEEN A DREARY, DIFFICULT WINTER for much of the country, I’m hoping that what I want to talk about today puts a smile on ... [read more]
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Feb 19, 2015
Hospital Engagement Networks allow pharmacists to collaborate with physicians and nurses to improve patient outcomes.

HENs Offer Opportunities for Pharmacists to Improve Patient Care

  A COLLABORATION BETWEEN ASHP and the American Hospital Association is yielding exciting opportunities for pharmacists to improve ... [read more]
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Sep 25, 2013