Redheaded Pharmacist

My Experience as a Patient
Monday, October 15, 2012
A visit to the emergency department and a 24-hour pharmacy leave the Redheaded Pharmacist generally satisfied, but with a sense that there is room for improvement.
Meningitis Outbreak Raises Compounding Questions
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The fungal meningitis outbreak caused by contaminated medications from a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy show that quality standards must be raised, but decisions regarding new regulations should not be made hastily.
Educate the Consumer
Monday, October 8, 2012
Pharmacists need to inform customers about what goes into filling prescriptions and other services performed by pharmacies to help overcome unrealistic expectations.
A Dose of Reality
Thursday, October 4, 2012
In order to harness their potential and fully utilize their clinical and professional training, pharmacists must take control of the role they play in the health care system.
Think Snowflakes, Not Cookie Cutters
Monday, October 1, 2012
Each community pharmacy has its own particular needs and cannot be mass produced or compartmentalized into a single simplified business model.
 

In Seniors: Consider CMV Serostatus
When Recommending Flu Vaccine

Older people who have cytomegalovirus seem to have less robust responses to the trivalent influenza vaccine than those who do not have CMV.


 

 

Conference Coverage
News from the year's biggest meetings


Pharmacist Education
Clinical features with downloadable PDFs


 

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