Antibiotic Stewardship Team Improves Drug Use, Reduces Costs

AN AGGRESSIVE ANTIMICROBIAL stewardship program established jointly by Mercy Gilbert and Chandler Regional Medical Centers led to a significant ... [read more]
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Oct 18, 2013

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

Novel Missouri MTM Program Benefits Patients, Pharmacists

A NEW FEATURE OF MISSOURI'S MEDICAID PROGRAM is drawing admiration from health care experts around the country for its ability to bring ... [read more]
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Jul 17, 2013

West Penn Clinic Successfully Treating Underserved Patients

PITTSBURGH KNOWS A THING OR TWO about comebacks. The Rust Belt capital suffered big losses when the steel industry collapsed in the 1980s, but ... [read more]
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Jul 15, 2013

Pharmacist Involvement Integral to Medical Home at Advocate Health

AS HEALTH CARE REFORM EVOLVES and providers are held to higher standards of quality and improved patient outcomes, more physicians and health ... [read more]
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May 09, 2013

At Wishard Hospital, Better Diabetes Care through Teamwork

Collaborative Practice Agreements Expand Pharmacy Services

DIABETES MANAGEMENT can be tricky, especially for patients who have been diagnosed and prescribed oral agents or insulin to help them control ... [read more]
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Mar 25, 2013