2012 Hospital Pharmacy Trends

Published Online: Monday, September 10, 2012
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This video, from McKesson, covers a number of current trends in hospital pharmacy, including helping to build a bridge between inpatient and outpatient care; meeting meaningful use goals and pushing toward 100% dispensing of barcoded medications; helping to reduce readmissions by educating patients on the proper use of their medications; and finding ways to cut costs and increase revenues to help hospitals stick to their budgets.

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