CPPA Helping Ambulatory Care Pharmacies Demonstrate Value

THE ISSUE OF PHARMACIST CREDENTIALING and privileging continues to grow in the national consciousness as pharmacists seek to differentiate their ... [read more]
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Feb 25, 2015

Know What’s in Airplane’s Emergency Medical Kit, Two Pharmacists Say

AS TWO PHARMACIST LEARNED ON A RECENT TRIP, domestic passenger-carrying airplanes with a flight attendant also have onboard an emergency medical kit ... [read more]
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Feb 23, 2015

California Strengthens Antimicrobial Stewardship Mandate for Hospitals

A CALIFORNIA LAW THAT GOES INTO EFFECT this summer strengthens the state's previous requirement for acute care hospitals to practice antimicrobial ... [read more]
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Feb 23, 2015

Pharmacists Integrate into Geriatric Emergency Department

WHEN UPSTATE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL in Syracuse, New York, began looking at adding a geriatric emergency department (ED) to Community Campus, the ... [read more]
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Jan 19, 2015

New EHR Improves Outcomes at The University of Kansas Hospital

CLINICAL PHARMACISTS BEGIN THEIR SHIFTS much the same way as most clinicians: They examine patients under their care and proceed from ... [read more]
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Jan 16, 2015

More Pharmacists in ER Mean Better Patient Care

IMAGINE A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOM (ER) with no radiology services available. To emergency physician Tim Meehan, M.D., MPH, an ER or ED without an ... [read more]
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Aug 28, 2014