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The Script is Rx relief's blog, covering trends and tips for successfully managing issues in the workplace, such as: retention, employee engagement, and interviewing.

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Are Patients Misusing NSAIDS?

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

About 15 percent of all patients who take NSAIDS are misusing them, according to recent studies. The causes relate to the patients’ attitudes toward taking drugs. Of the patients surveyed,...
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Hospital Pharmacy Career Outlook

Posted in Rx Career Tips

In the next eight years, pharmacy jobs are expected to increase by almost 18,000, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). However, the growth...
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What are NSAIDS?

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

NSAIDS are some of the most common pain relief drugs in the world. Some 30 million Americans use them on a daily basis. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) are normally used...
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The Community Pharmacy Role in Heart Health

Posted in Pharmacy Career Tips

Cardiovascular disease is a huge health problem in the United States, responsible for one in every three deaths in the country. There are more than two million heart attacks and...
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Top Ten Pharmacy Magazines

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

Listed below are some of the most important pharmacy magazines being published today. The listings are based in part on circulation numbers and impact on the pharmacy profession. Pharmacy Times...
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What is a Pharmacy Technician?

Posted in Pharmacy Career Tips

Pharmacy Technician Job Duties In brief, the job of a pharmacy technician is to assist a licensed pharmacist in the dispensing of prescription medication. Pharmacy technicians work in both retail...
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FDA Approves First Non-Opioid Drug for Withdrawal

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

The FDA has recently approved the drug Lucemyra – lofexidine hydrochloride – for alleviating the symptoms associated with opioid withdrawal. The drug is manufactured by WorldMedsLLC. It is not intended...
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A Pharmacist’s Role in Skin Care for the Summer

Posted in Patient Education

Community pharmacists can play a major role in helping patients maintain healthy skin. From giving advice about the best sunscreen to the risks of overexposure, pharmacists are in an ideal...
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The Potential Impact of President Trump’s Drug Pricing Policy

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

President Trump is proposing to reduce drug prices by promoting greater competition within the industry, such as giving private organizations greater power to negotiate with drug companies for lower prices...
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New Ways to Compensate Your Pharmacists

Posted in Pharmacy Leadership Tips

The battle to attract top pharmacists to your organization grows increasingly competitive. That means employers must think outside the box to hire and retain the best talent. If you’re already...
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