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Five Star Pharmacy Ratings Improve Medication Adherence

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Research has shown that patients who do not take their medication according to schedule cost the healthcare system between $100 and $300 billion each year. In an attempt to improve...
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The Dangers of Purchasing Prescription Drugs from Another Country

Posted in Pharmacy Management Tips, Pharmacy Industry News

With the high cost of drugs in the United States, many patients buy their drugs from other countries because the prices are lower. But patients need to be careful, because...
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Handling Requests for Generics or Lower-Cost Medications

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It is a situation that pharmacists see on a routine basis – patients asking for generic drugs or some other less expensive alternative to the name brand drug their physician...
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The Importance of Having an Emergency Medicine Pharmacist in the ER

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News, Pharmacy Management Tips

Hospital emergency departments are recognizing the benefits of having an emergency pharmacist in the department, and more medical facilities are adding emergency pharmacists. Emergency pharmacists perform a variety of tasks...
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2015 Pharmacy Hiring Outlook

Posted in Pharmacy Career Tips, Pharmacy Management Tips

Although the supply of pharmacists appears to be catching up with demand, 2015 still looks to be a good year for Pharm D grads. There has been a rough balance...
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The Importance of Using a Recruiter That Specializes in Your Field

Posted in Pharmacy Leadership Tips, Pharmacy Management Tips

If you are looking for a temporary work assignment, or something permanent, one of the best options you have in finding work is to use a recruitment agency. There are...
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The Importance of Constantly Learning and Being On Top of Your Game

Posted in Pharmacy Career Tips, Pharmacy Management Tips

Staying current and constantly learning new skills is critical for any job or career, but even more so when you work as a pharmacist or pharmacy technician. After all, healthcare...
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Hospitals Don't Miss Codeine After It's Gone

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The FDA in 2012 started requiring that all pharmacy products containing codeine become boxed and labeled regarding its contraindications in some children in order to discourage the use of these...
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VA Aims High for Clinical Practice

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Rx relief® discusses how the Department of Veterans Affairs wants its pharmacists to have a lot more patient interaction and patient counseling.
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5 Tips for Interviewing Pharmacy Staff

Posted in Pharmacy Management Tips, Pharmacy Recruiting

When it comes to hiring pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and other pharmacy staff members, perhaps the first thing a hiring manager should keep in mind is this: These professionals will be...
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