Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: http://www.pharmacytimes.com/condition-resources/mtm/condition-rss en-us Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:36:38 UTC Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12:36:38 UTC Improving Quality at the Pharmacy Level http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Improving-Quality-at-the-Pharmacy-Level Quality-driven goals allow pharmacies to showcase the abilities they have part and parcel to their job. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:40:00 UTC What Pharmacists Can do to Introduce New Ideas to Unengaged Staff http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/What-Pharmacists-Can-do-to-Introduce-New-Ideas-to-Unengaged-Staff Marc C. Thompson, executive coach and best-selling author, talks about what pharmacists can do to introduce new ideas to a previously unengaged staff. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:00:00 UTC Adapting to Change in Community Pharmacy Culture http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Adapting-to-Change-in-Community-Pharmacy-Culture Changing dynamics are influencing the way pharmacists provide care. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 05:32:00 UTC How to Counsel Graves’ Disease Patients http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/How-to-Counsel-Graves-Disease-Patients What do Missy Elliot and Sia Furler have in common? Graves’ disease. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:00:00 UTC How Pharmacists' Awareness of Sterile Compounding Procedures Changed Since 2012 Meningitis Outbreak http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Pharmacists-Awareness-of-Sterile-Compounding-Procedures-Changed-Since-2012-Meningitis-Outbreak Lisa Faast, PharmD, pharmacy business specialist for Pharmacy Development Services, talks about how pharmacists' awareness of sterile compounding procedures has changed since the 2012 meningitis outbreak. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:26:00 UTC How Restricted Access Drugs Affect Pharmacy Operations http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Restricted-Access-Drugs-Affect-Pharmacy-Operations Rinku A. Patel, PharmD, RPh, founder and CEO of KloudScript, talks about how restricted access drugs can affect pharmacy operations in the community pharmacy space. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:42:00 UTC Cardinal Health's GenerationRx Program Raises Awareness of Prescription Drug Abuse http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Cardinal-Healths-GenerationRx-Program-Raises-Awareness-of-Prescription-Drug-Abuse Ludy L. Underwood, Cardinal Health sales manager for retail/alternative care, pharmaceutical division, talks about how Cardinal Health’s Generation Rx program raises awareness of prescription drug abuse. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:25:00 UTC How Pharmacists can Use Expertise to Overcome Negative Stereotypes About Compounding http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Pharmacists-can-Use-Expertise-to-Overcome-Negative-Stereotypes-About-Compounding Lisa Faast, PharmD, pharmacy business specialist for Pharmacy Development Services, talks about how pharmacists can use their expertise to overcome negative stereotypes surrounding compounding. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:19:00 UTC Factors that can Influence Adding Compounding Services to Pharmacy Operations http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Factors-that-can-Influence-Adding-Compounding-Services-to-Pharmacy-Operations Lisa Faast, PharmD, pharmacy business specialist for Pharmacy Development Services, talks about factors that can influence adding compounding services to pharmacy operations. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:13:00 UTC Bleeding Risk Boosted When NSAIDs Added to Antithrombotics After Heart Attack http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Bleeding-Risk-Boosted-When-NSAIDs-Added-to-Antithrombotics-After-Heart-Attack Even short-term treatment with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs is associated with significant increases in bleeding and cardiovascular event risk in patients receiving antithrombotic therapy after a heart attack. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:07:00 UTC Poor Primary Care Access Raises Readmission Odds http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Poor-Primary-Care-Access-Raises-Readmission-Odds A patient’s hospital readmission likelihood relies more heavily on community factors than care at discharge, according to a study published in Health Services Research. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:00:00 UTC How Compounding can Further the Pharmacist's Status as a Trusted Expert http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Compounding-can-Further-the-Pharmacists-Status-as-a-Trusted-Expert Lisa Faast, PharmD, pharmacy business specialist for Pharmacy Development Services, talks about how compounding can further the pharmacist's status as a trusted expert in the community. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:05:00 UTC Pharmacy Schools Advocate for Pharmacist Provider Status http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Pharmacy-Schools-Advocate-for-Pharmacist-Provider-Status Five pharmacy schools received kudos from the CEO of the American Pharmacists Association for earning the highest rates of participation in the Pharmacists Provide Care Campaign. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 01:20:00 UTC How Engaged Employees Support Pharmacy Business Aims, Avenues http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Engaged-Employees-Support-Business-Aims-Avenues Marc C. Thompson, executive coach and best-selling author, talks about how engaged employees support the pharmacy's business aims and how it can develop new business avenues. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:00:00 UTC How Retail Processes Change When Adding Specialty Pharmacy Services http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Retail-Processes-Change-When-Adding-Specialty-Pharmacy-Services Rinku A. Patel, PharmD, RPh, founder and CEO of KloudScript, talks about how retail processes have to change when adding specialty pharmacy services. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:00:00 UTC Hurdles for Pharmacists Looking to Add Specialty Services http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Hurdles-for-Pharmacists-Looking-to-Add-Specialty-Services Rinku A. Patel, PharmD, RPh, founder and CEO of KloudScript, talks about hurdles for pharmacists who are looking to add specialty services. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:24:00 UTC Specialty Pharmacy Programs in a Community Pharmacy Space Offer Advantages to Community Operations http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Specialty-Pharmacy-Programs-in-a-Community-Pharmacy-Space-Offer-Advantages-to-Community-Operations Rinku A. Patel, PharmD, RPh, founder and CEO of KloudScript, talks about advantages that a specialty pharmacy program in the community pharmacy space offers for traditional community operations. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 11:19:00 UTC C. Difficile Prevalence Underscores Pharmacist’s Antibiotic Stewardship Role http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/C-Difficile-Prevalence-Underscores-Pharmacists-Antibiotic-Stewardship-Role The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today reported that nearly half a million <i>Clostridium difficile</i> infections occurred in a single year, highlighting a critical need for improved antibiotic use. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:00:00 UTC Light Activity Heavily Impacts Seniors’ Hearts http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Light-Activity-Heavily-Impacts-Seniors-Hearts Simple physical activity such as moving around the house can have a substantial effect on seniors’ cardiovascular health. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:39:00 UTC How Engaged Employees can Help Pharmacists' Overall Goals http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Engaged-Employees-can-Help-Pharmacists-Overall-Goals Marc C. Thompson, executive coach and best-selling author, talks about how engaged employees can help pharmacists' overall goal of providing patient care and keep patients returning to the pharmacy. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 06:47:00 UTC