The Reinvented Pharmacist
Thursday, December 19th, 2013
When a profession sets standards for itself, it allows the profession to advance, raises overall quality, and helps to assure greater practice uniformity.
Tuesday, October 15th, 2013
Those who think there is an easy solution for preventing the misuse of antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes probably haven’t been working closely with patients and families dealing with dementia.
Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
Due to new reporting requirements, some doctors are reconsidering whether to take payments and gifts from pharmaceutical and medical device companies. Could pharmacists find themselves in a similar position?
Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
President Obama recently suggested that law school be shortened by a year. Could a similar proposal to shorten the length of pharmacy school take flight?
Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
Nurses have had success in advancing their professional role and image. What can pharmacists learn from their example?
Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
As pharmacogenomics continues to progress, specialty pharmacists may dominate treatment for certain diseases.
Friday, August 23rd, 2013
The closure of a national network of pharmacies aimed at personalized care and reduced cost elicits questions on the future of pharmacy.
Wednesday, August 21st, 2013
Although many pharmacies practice compounding, few pharmacy schools teach this skill to students. Should all pharmacy students learn specialized skills?
Thursday, August 15th, 2013
As generic drugs become more common, the market for specialty drugs is likely to grow, creating challenges for community pharmacy.
Wednesday, July 17th, 2013
U.S. News & World Report ranked pharmacist third among the best jobs of 2013, behind only dentist and registered nurse.