News & Views

Thursday, September 8th, 2016
As autumn arrives, change is in the air: the weather shifts, the school year begins, and elections alter our political landscape.
Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
With the agility that technology increasingly affords businesses, new competition can come from unexpected places.
Monday, July 11th, 2016
Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
Zika virus, which the World Health Organization has called a “public health emergency of international concern,” continues to move toward the United States, with alarming developments along the way.
Wednesday, May 11th, 2016
Have you ever noticed a disconnect between a reported trend in pharmacy and what’s actually happening in the trenches?
Thursday, April 7th, 2016
The pharmacist’s role continues to evolve from a distribution focus toward an emphasis on value-based health care.
Monday, February 8th, 2016
Caucuses like Iowa’s resemble the NFL playoffs in that they aggressively determine which candidates will be on the ballot for the general election, which is essentially the Super Bowl of the presidential race.
Thursday, January 14th, 2016
Like the general population, the US workforce is aging—a trend that is posing challenges for workplace health and safety.
Monday, December 14th, 2015
Early preventive action is key for patients in terms of heart health, and it allows pharmacists to play an important role in disease management.
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
Cold and flu season is upon us, and we already know what kind of toll it is likely to take.
Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
Pharmacists are making a real difference in their communities and having a significant impact on the health care team.
Tuesday, September 8th, 2015
Specialty pharmacy isn't just about dispensing medications; it's about providing a higher level of service to which patients are responding.
Monday, August 10th, 2015
Pharmacists can play pivotal roles in pain management, such as counseling patients on properly selecting and using analgesics.
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Mike Hennessy, Chairman and CEO
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Mike Hennessy shares his views and perspectives on issues that affect pharmacists.
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ABOUT MIKE HENNESSY, President, Chairman, CEO

Mike Hennessy is President, Chairman, and CEO of MJH & Associates and Intellisphere, LLC, publisher of influential journals in health care, finance, and politics, including Pharmacy Times. Pharmacy Times is a clinically based, monthly journal providing practical information pharmacists can use in their everyday practice. Each issue contains articles and features covering medication errors, drug interactions, patient education, pharmacy technology, disease state management watches, patient counseling, product news, pharmacy law, and specialty pharmacy. Pharmacy Times is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of free continuing pharmacy education.

As a businessman, entrepreneur, and publisher of magazines, iPad editions, projects, and Web sites that focus on the needs of health care professionals, Hennessy is intimately familiar with the challenges these professionals face every day in today's competitive practice environment. News & Views: Hennessy's Highlights dissects health care policy issues, the impact of pharmacy on national health care, and the critical issues that concern pharmacists as the new health care reform legislation is debated.

As publisher of Pharmacy Times, Mr. Hennessy launched the Next-Generation Pharmacist Awards in partnership with Parata Systems, to recognize the achievements of pharmacists in health care. "As the leader in pharmacy publishing, Pharmacy Times is shining a light on the critical role of the pharmacist in today's health care world and providing invaluable insight into the profession," Mike Hennessy, chairman, chief executive officer, and president said. "We are proud to recognize individual pharmacists in this 2nd annual awards program."

Pharmacy Times is published by Intellisphere, LLC, a leading provider of health care publishing, research, information, and education. Operating within both traditional and digital media channels, Intellisphere serves the needs of health care professionals through an extensive suite of magazines, journals, e-mail databases, Web sites, events and personal meetings. Intellisphere reaches more than half a million health care professionals through Pharmacy Times, Specialty Pharmacy Times, The American Journal of Managed Care, The American Journal of Pharmacy Benefits, MDNG,, Oncology & Biotech News, Oncology Net Guide, Contemporary Oncology, and Oncology Net Guide: Nurses' Edition.
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