Drug Price Hikes and Shortages Have Similar Roots, Experts Say

EXPERTS SAY THAT RECENT INCREASES in the prices of off-patent generic drugs are closely tied to the drug shortages that have plagued hospitals for ... [read more]
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Jan 22, 2016

Future Pharmacy Leaders Making a Difference Today

WHEN BRYAN C. McCARTHY, JR., Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS, and David P. Reardon, Pharm.D., BCPS, first met at the Minnesota Pharmacy Residency Research ... [read more]
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Nov 12, 2015

Pharmacists Integrate into Geriatric Emergency Department

EDITOR'S NOTE: The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) recently approved a policy supporting clinical pharmacy services in emergency ... [read more]
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Jul 22, 2015

IT Wizardry Streamlines Hospital Discharges, TOC

THE TRANSITION OF CARE (TOC) after hospital discharge remains perhaps the most vexing stage in the healthcare continuum. Lapses during patient ... [read more]
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Jul 16, 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

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