Is Prescribing the Next Step in the Evolution of Pharmacy?

Pharmacists in Three States Already Successfully Doing It

Ernest Dole, Pharm.D., PhC, BCPS, FASHP, a pharmacist clinician at the Pain Consultation and Treatment Center of the University of New Mexico ... [read more]
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May 15, 2012

The Next Frontier: Pharmacy and the Emerging Sciences

Individualized Drug Therapy Offers Exciting New Opportunities

  A pharmacist discovered the mistake, and it was a big one. Gone unnoticed, the error would have corrupted an entire clinical trial. The ... [read more]
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Mar 28, 2012

Children’s New Pharmacy Model a Resounding Success

Decentralized Pharmacy, Expanded Use of Technology and Technicians Work

In 1998, Richard Sakai, Pharm.D., FASHP, FCSHP, became the director of pharmacy service at the 358-bed Children’s Hospital Central California ... [read more]
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Mar 28, 2012

UW Health Goes the Extra Mile to Prevent Venous Thromboembolisms

Anticoagulation Program Earns Team ASHP Foundation Award

Numbers alone rarely tell the whole story, but for the University of Wisconsin (UW) Health in Madison, they offer a tantalizing glimpse of a ... [read more]
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Mar 28, 2012

University of Utah Thai Clerkship a Life-Changing Experience

Students Find New World of Health Care Halfway Across Globe

On Feb. 11, six pharmacy students and two faculty members from the University of Utah College of Pharmacy boarded a flight out of a snow-covered Salt ... [read more]
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Mar 28, 2012

Pharmacists Moving into New Management Roles

A LITTLE OVER A YEAR AGO, I transitioned from a clinical faculty role to being a director of a hospital pharmacy department. I quickly found that ... [read more]
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Mar 28, 2012