Pet Peeves: March 2022

Pharmacy Times, March 2022, Volume 88, Issue 3

Brought to you by the Sassy Pharmacist

ASAP With an Attitude

When pharmacists ask patients when they would like to pick up their prescriptions, and they say, “now” or “as soon as it is ready.”

No Can Do

When a patient comes to the pharmacy to refund a front-end item.

Early Arrival

When patients show up at the pharmacy before it opens, expecting their prescriptions to have been filled overnight.

What’s Bothering You?

Bossy patients, abandoned prescriptions, drive-through demands? We want to know! Send your pet peeves to We’ll share them here and online.