ASHP Summer 2019
ASHP Summer 2019
Pharmacists Explore Best Practices for Providing Physical Assessments
As the pharmacy services industry continues to shift toward more all-around care, an increasing number of pharmacists are implementing physical exams in their practice.
Implementing a Pharmacy-Based Opioid Clinic
Pharmacists are part of collaborative care models for opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment and suicide prevention.
Areas to Focus on When Considering Sterile Compounding
Patricia Kienle, BSPHARM, MPA, FASHP discusses the different rooms that are used for compounding and how to comply with USP 797 regardless of location in sterile compounding during the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Summer Meeting in Boston, MA from June 8-12.
Training to Spot Human Trafficking Urged for Pharmacists, ED Workers
The literature review indicated that there was a significant need for human trafficking (HT) training within emergency departments (ED) and pharmacy school curriculum.
Managing Anticoagulation in Special Populations
Elizabeth Pogge, PharmD, MPH, BCPS-AQ Cardiology, Associate Professor, Midwestern University College of Pharmacy – Glendale, Glendale, AZ, discusses management of anticoagulation medications in special populations, including pregnant women and elderly individuals.
ASHP Honors 2 with Board of Directors' Awards
The award honors outstanding individuals who have made major contributions to pharmacy practice.
Resolving the Opioid Epidemic Requires 'All Hands On Deck'
At the ASHP Summer Meeting in Boston, Michael Botticelli, of the Grayken Center for Addiction at Boston Medical Center, looked at factors that helped create this crisis.
Maximizing the Strengths of Your Pharmacy Team Key to Success
Thomas Pierson, PharmD, MS, Manager, Specialty Clinics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, discusses the importance of taking on challenges in ambulatory care pharmacy and utilizing the different strengths of care team members. 
Joint Commission: Opioid Use Better Managed with Leadership, Data Access
Hospital pharmacists are encouraged to play a larger role for improving patient outcomes.
Resolving Payments in Ambulatory Care
Thomas Pierson, PharmD, MS, Manager, Specialty Clinics, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, discusses reimbursement payment issues for pharmacists in the ambulatory care setting. This video was filmed at the 2019 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Summer Meeting in Boston.
Coverage Coming From ASHP Summer 2019
A large gathering of clinical pharmacists, this meeting runs June 8-12 at the Hynes Convention Center.