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What Is Holding Pharmacists Back? A Closer Look at the Barriers Pharmacists Face

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Because of their expertise, pharmacists can play a much larger role in patient care. But research has shown there are obstacles in the structure of the healthcare system itself that...
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Hospitals Join Forces to Prevent Drug Shortages

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Over the past several years, generic drug prices have been rising faster than ever, affecting every organization in the pharmaceutical supply chain. Consumers have higher copays and health plans have...
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Study Finds That Pharmacist Intervention Reduces Opioid Use Post Surgery

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A program targeting the use of opioids by patients after joint replacement surgery halved the amount of the drug normally used, according to a recent article on the intervention. The...
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Top Five Podcasts for Pharmacists

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Which of the many excellent pharmacy podcasts currently available are among the top five is certainly open to debate? The ones listed below certainly deserve consideration as they are among...
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Top Prescribed Drugs of 2019

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What are the most commonly prescribed drugs? Most pharmacists would probably be able to make a pretty good educated guess. Here are the actual rankings – the top 20 and...
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The Top Pharmacy Conferences of 2019

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Conferences in 2019 will cover a wide range of topics, from nanomedicine to biologics to antibiotic resistance. There is something for everyone. Here are a few of the more notable...
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What’s New With the Flu?

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Pharmacists are playing an ever-larger role in flu prevention. Because of their frequent interaction with the public, pharmacists can counsel patients about how to prepare for this common illness, as...
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Best Pharmacy Blog Posts of 2018

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The Rx relief blog covered a lot of ground in 2018. We had posts about pharmacy conferences, salaries, career goals, industry trends, nutraceuticals, pharmacy magazines, hospital pharmacy careers, Amazon’s potential...
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How Generic Combination Drugs Are Reducing Spending

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Replacing brand name drugs with their generic counterparts can save Medicare hundreds of millions of dollars a year, according to recently published research. The researchers arrived at their conclusion by...
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It’s High Time We Educate Patients on Marijuana Use

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Marijuana for medical purposes is now legal in half of all states, even though it is still considered illegal at the federal level. Because of its growing use to treat...
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