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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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Pharmacist Shortage in 2018 and Beyond

Posted in Pharmacy Recruiting

Is there a shortage of pharmacists? The short answer here is no. At this point, there is a rough equilibrium between supply and demand in the pharmacy profession, with the...
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Pharmacy Job Growth in 2018

Posted in Pharmacy Career Tips

The latest figures available on pharmacy employment project a six percent increase in the number of pharmacy jobs from 2016 to 2026. That is about average among all occupations, according...
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Is Influenza on the Rise in the U.S.?

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

Cases of the flu were trending upward during the final months of 2017, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The increase began in November, and the number of cases...
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Top Pharmacy Conferences in 2018

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

Here are some of the major pharmacy conferences taking place in 2018: 12th World Congress on Pharmaceutical Sciences and Innovations in the Pharma Industry When: February 26- 27, 2018 Where:...
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Is Retail Pharmacy Right for Me?

Posted in Rx Career Tips

Most of us are familiar with the drugstore pharmacist. We see them whenever we get a prescription filled, standing behind the counter amid racks of vials, bottles and bags. If...
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Top Pharmacy Blog Posts of 2017

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

As 2017 draws to a close, it is a good time to look back at all that has been written over the past year and highlight some of the more...
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Top Drug Patent Losses in 2017

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

Each year, there are a range of medications that lose patent protection, and this year is no exception. In fact, this year there are some notable medications, such as Viagra...
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Top Prescribed Pharmaceuticals from 2017

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

Here is a list of some of the most prescribed drugs in 2017, based on a sample of claims reported by pharmacists from around the country. The drugs are listed...
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Did You Meet Your Pharmacy Career Goals in 2017?

Posted in Pharmacy Career Tips

The end of the year is always an appropriate time to reflect on and evaluate how things are going in your career. Here are a few tips on how to...
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Are Big Box Retailers Filling the Mail Order Pharmaceutical Gap?

Posted in Pharmacy Industry News

When it comes to the mail order drug business, economies of scale matter. The larger the supplier, the more leverage they have in determining the prices. That is why, more...
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