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How Pharmacists Can Protect Kids from Dangerous MedicationsKids getting into medications is a big problem, but pharmacists can help.
Kmart Settles False Claims/Overbilling Case for $32.3 MillionThe chain allegedly failed to disclose discounted prescription drugs.
Specialty Pharmacy Will Gain a Bigger Chunk of U.S. PharmaceuticalsThe specialty explosion is only going to get bigger.
Are Community Pharmacists an Untapped Resource in Fighting Antifungal Resistance?Anti-fungal resistance hasn't gotten much attention — but it's a big problem.
FDA Approves Emicizumab-kxwh for Hemophilia AEmicizumab-kxwh brings together factors IXa and X to restore the function of the missing activated factor VIII and the blood clotting process.
Pediatric Asthma: An Update for PharmacistsIn this month's peer-reviewed article, learn more about the illness affecting millions.
Automation Drives New Role for Hospital PharmacistsBy using automated medication inventory management, pharmacists are freed up to perform more patient focused care.
The Value of Board-Certified Psychiatric PharmacistsBeing recognized as a BCPP brings professional recognition and credibility as an expert in psychopharmacology and behavioral health matters.
Are Antibiotic Stewardship Programs Worth It?There's been a lot of talk about these programs, so just what are they accomplishing?
The First Billion-Dollar DrugExplaining the high price of a drug to a customer is hard enough, but its worse when its your mother.
Pharmacy Technology: Disruption or Improvement?Is new technology actually making pharmacy any better (or easier)?
Top 4 Trends for Hospital Pharmacists in 2018ASHP predicts leadership changes, enlarged roles for pharmacists, and financial pressures.
Top 7 Challenges (and Opportunities) for Pharmacy in 2018What’s the difference between a challenge and an opportunity? In 2018, for pharmacy, they may be the same thing.
Pharmacy Tech Brings U.S. Guidelines OverseasAir Force SSgt Mary Johnson was named the 2017 PTCB CPhT of the Year for her work.
Wellness Visits/Pharmacists: Perfect TogetherStudy finds that patients like wellness visits conducted by pharmacists.
The Winners and Losers of 340B ChangesWhat CMS' big changes to the 340B Drug Discount Program will mean.