Are You the Gentamicin Pharmacist?January 17th 2019
I fully recognize that we want pharmacists who bring specialized knowledge and skills, such as critical care, infectious diseases, or oncology, to be involved as a patient progresses through the health care system, but it is obvious that we also fractionate care when it is not ideal or necessary.
If you are a clinical pharmacist who provides cutting-edge direct patient care as a member of an interprofessional patient care team or you are a pharmacy health-system leader enjoying the success of your highly regarded department, you should pause today and thank a pharmacy technician.
Precision Pharmacotherapy: Ready for Prime Time?July 11th 2018
In general, there is a lack of adequate evidence from well-designed, controlled clinical trials demonstrating that the use of pharmacogenomic data to individualize drug therapy is directly related to improvements in clinical outcome in nononcology therapeutic areas.
340B: Emerging From the ShadowsMay 1st 2018
In this issue of Pharmacy Times® Health-System Edition, Grayson K. Peek, PharmD, and Halena Leah Marcelin, PharmD, offer a brief discussion of optimizing wholesale acquisition cost exposure for organizations participating in the federal 340B drug discount program when the group purchasing organization prohibition requirement applies.