The Reinvented Pharmacist

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012
Pharmacy has the potential to produce new ways of delivering health care that will help lower costs.
Tuesday, March 20th, 2012
Recent reports of drug shortages and distribution of counterfeit drugs offer pharmacists an opening to make use of their skills.
Wednesday, March 7th, 2012
A report on the rosy future of pharmacy as a profession provides fodder for the PCMA and clashes with the experience of some on the ground.
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Fred Eckel, RPh, MS, Editor-in-Chief of Pharmacy Times
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This blog focuses on what our Editor-in-Chief sees as the future of pharmacy.
Author Bio
Fred Eckel, RPh, MS, is the Editor-in-Chief of Pharmacy Times, a position he has held since 2002. Mr. Eckel is a professor at the Eshelman School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He serves as executive director of the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists.

In this blog, Eckel will provide commentary on relevant issues impacting pharmacists and pharmacy professionals, including the merging of pharmacy benefit managers, the implications of health care reform, the conversion of major drugs from prescription to over-the-counter, trends in pharmacy careers, and opioid abuse. He will also discuss legislative issues that impact pharmacists, and comment on the evolving role of the pharmacist.
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