“Let’s Talk” Initiative Builds Patient Awareness of Pharmacists’ Role

"This is my third hospitalization in the last two years, and I've never seen a pharmacist. It's very hard to believe that pharmacists are taking part ... [read more]
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Jan 23, 2014

When Ripples Become Waves: Pharmacy as a Caring Profession

PEOPLE OFTEN ASK ME about my most memorable intervention as a pharmacist. As an emergency department (ED) pharmacist, I am uniquely positioned on ... [read more]
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Jan 10, 2014

Growing Trend Toward Specialization, Board Certification

  IN THE LAST 11 YEARS, the number of pharmacists who have become board certified in a pharmacy specialty by the Board of Pharmacy ... [read more]
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Jan 03, 2014

ASHP Foundation Traineeships Focus on Patient Care

ANTICOAGULANT MEDICATIONS and the high risks associated with them pose many challenges for even the best-prepared pharmacist. In 1985, the ... [read more]
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Nov 18, 2013

Children’s National Develops Innovative Peds Residency Program

  FIVE YEARS AGO, the 303-bed Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., supported only two first-year pharmacy ... [read more]
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Nov 12, 2013

Leadership: Central to Pharmacy Practice Advancement

EFFECTIVE, FOCUSED LEADERSHIP AND EXECUTIVE PRESENCE are essential to driving pharmacy practice advancement, thus optimizing patient care. ASHP ... [read more]
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Aug 08, 2013