Viewpoints

Do Clothes Make the Pharmacist?People are looking--and judging.
When someone else pays, Rx costs soarWhy are Rx drugs so expensive? No one seems to have a good answer.
The red pen rules: How to prevent pharmacy errorAnxious new pharmacists get a shot in the arm from columnist Pete Kreckel, RPh.
Drug take-back: A call for a permanent solutionA coordinated effort needs to be made to preserve the health and safety of life on earth.
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.
The Rodney Dangerfields of healthcareReally? Still? Why?
Three tips for new pharmacy graduatesRetired pharmacist offers valuable suggestions