Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: http://www.pharmacytimes.com/condition-resources/rems/condition-rss en-us Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:16:56 EST Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:16:56 EST How Metrics Create Opportunities for Pharmacists http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Metrics-Create-Opportunities-for-Pharmacists Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, explains how metrics and tools create areas of opportunity for pharmacists. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:24:53 EST Challenges with Metrics for Health-System Pharmacy http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Challenges-with-Metrics-for-Health-System-Pharmacy Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, describes the challenges associated with metrics and tools for health-system pharmacy. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:23:38 EST Using Metrics for Pharmacist Reimbursement Recognition http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Using-Metrics-for-Pharmacist-Reimbursement-Recognition Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, describes how pharmacists can use metrics for reimbursement recognition. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:23:01 EST Reimbursement Processes for Clinical Pharmacy Services http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Reimbursement-Processes-for-Clinical-Pharmacy-Services Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, details the types of reimbursement processes available for clinical pharmacy services. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:20:20 EST Pharmacists Ensure Consistency Across Care Providers http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Pharmacists-Ensure-Consistency-Across-Care-Providers Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, describes how pharmacists can help ensure consistency across health care providers. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:13:24 EST Compounding Pharmacists Awaiting Trial Under Home Confinement http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/compounding-pharmacists-awaiting-trial-under-home-confinement A pharmacist and a co-founder of the New England Compounding Center, which is in hot water for a deadly fungal meningitis outbreak that occurred in 2012, have been ordered to home confinement and GPS monitoring. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:00:13 EST Proposed Legislation Would Curb High Generic Drug Costs http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Proposed-Legislation-Would-Curb-High-Generic-Drug-Costs Representatives proposed legislation that would require generic drug manufactures to pay a rebate to Medicaid if product prices rise at a rate greater than inflation. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:00:52 EST Pharmacist Convicted of Dispensing Oxycodone Illegally http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Pharmacist-Convicted-of-Dispensing-Oxycodone-Illegally A Tampa-based pharmacist could face a maximum of 20 years in federal prison after a jury found him guilty of conspiracy to distribute and dispense oxycodone. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:00:34 EST How Can Pharmacists Rationalize the Need to Compound/Import Drugs that are in Short Supply? http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Can-Pharmacists-Rationalize-the-Need-to-CompoundImport-Drugs-that-are-in-Short-Supply Erin Fox, PharmD, director at the University of Utah Drug Information Service, discusses how pharmacists can rationalize the need to compound or import drugs that are in short supply. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 04:05:53 EST How Strategies to Mitigate Drug Shortages Lead to Medication Errors http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Strategies-to-Mitigate-Drug-Shortages-Lead-to-Medication-Errors Erin Fox, PharmD, director at the University of Utah Drug Information Service, discusses how strategies to mitigate drug shortages can lead to medication errors. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:58:14 EST How Pharmacists Can Help Avoid Drug Shortages http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Pharmacists-Can-Help-Avoid-Drug-Shortages Erin Fox, PharmD, director at the University of Utah Drug Information Service, discusses how pharmacists can help avoid drug shortages. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:54:33 EST How Pharmacists Can Manage Drug Shortages http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Pharmacists-Can-Manage-Drug-Shortages Erin Fox, PharmD, director at the University of Utah Drug Information Service, discusses how pharmacists can manage during drug shortages. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:49:01 EST Major Chain Pharmacies Stocking Naloxone in Maryland http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Major-Chain-Pharmacies-Stocking-Naloxone-in-Maryland Responding to a request from state officials to provide greater access to naloxone, CVS Health, Walgreens, and other chain pharmacies will stock and dispense the opioid overdose antidote in stores across Maryland, as well as train their pharmacists on administering the lifesaving medication. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:00:35 EST How Strategies to Mitigate Drug Shortages Can Threaten Patient Safety http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Strategies-to-Mitigate-Drug-Shortages-Can-Threaten-Patient-Safety Erin Fox, PharmD, director at the University of Utah Drug Information Service, discusses how strategies to mitigate drug shortages can threaten patient safety. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 07:54:18 EST Areas Pharmacists Should Focus On During Acute Stroke Codes http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Areas-Pharmacists-Should-Focus-On-During-Acute-Stroke-Codes Aaron Steffenhagen, PharmD, BCPS, a clinical pharmacy manager at the University of Wisconsin Hospital, discusses what areas pharmacists should focus on during acute stroke codes. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 04:44:15 EST Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Be Inherited http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Inflammatory-Bowel-Disease-May-Be-Inherited Taking another step toward preventing and treating inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), an international team of investigators has determined that the gut bacteria behind Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis may be inherited, and antibiotics can make those patients’ gut imbalance worse. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 03:01:01 EST Pharmacist's Discharge Role for Ischemic Stroke Patients http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Pharmacists-Discharge-Role-for-Ischemic-Stroke-Patients Aaron Steffenhagen, PharmD, BCPS, a clinical pharmacy manager at the University of Wisconsin Hospital, discusses a pharmacist's door-to-door discharge role when managing an ischemic stroke patient. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:50:33 EST Pharmacists Improve Statin Prescribing Practices http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Pharmacists-Improve-Statin-Prescribing-Practices A collaborative, pharmacist-led intervention targeted at health care professionals improves statin prescribing and lowers the risk of atherosclerotic events in patients with cardiovascular disease. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 12:00:49 EST How Pharmacists Can Enhance Stroke Care http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Pharmacists-Can-Enhance-Stroke-Care Aaron Steffenhagen, PharmD, BCPS, a clinical pharmacy manager at the University of Wisconsin Hospital, discusses how pharmacists can enhance stroke care. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 11:44:21 EST Measures Used to Gauge Stroke http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Measures-Used-to-Gauge-Stroke Aaron Steffenhagen, PharmD, BCPS, a clinical pharmacy manager at the University of Wisconsin Hospital, discusses measures of gauging stroke. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:33:01 EST