Changing Approaches to the Pharmacy Profession

Fred Eckel, RPh, MS, discusses how pharmacists are becoming more involved in direct patient care.

Fred Eckel, RPh, MS, discusses how pharmacists are becoming more involved in direct patient care.

“Pharmacists are expanding what they did the last few years now to take care of more patients (and) more diseases to become more involved in preventive health and preventive care,” he says. “That’s a major change in the way we are approaching our profession.”