Coming regs expand pharmacist role in LTC August 10, 2016By Howard Larkin“Basically, everything we know will be gutted over the next three years.” Patient care at med sync improves outcomes, revenue August 10, 2016By Howard LarkinAnd Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurers are increasingly willing to pay. Health information technology in the community pharmacyLocal HIE, regional EHR, interoperability all over the place -- get your pharmacy ready. They're practically here. Road trip! Visits with America’s thriving indie pharmacies
August 08, 2016How do independent pharmacies survive? The best way to find out is to ask them.
How to find satisfaction and reward in your pharmacy careerThere are so many opportunities for pharmacists out there. Technology can help uncover them, and we can follow them to a fulfilling career. Medicare drug costs should parallel those of MedicaidMedicare should have the same authority that Medicaid has to negotiate drug prices directly with manufacturers. If the government can do it for one program, it can do it for another. Quit stigmatizing naloxoneEpinephrine saves lives. So does naloxone. Why are they regarded differently? Pharmacists should get training in naloxone use nowPharmacists are the most accessible healthcare resource. Once trained in naloxone use, we can train our patients in all aspects of opioid use. This will make a difference.