Startup Offers Deliveries and Reminders November 09, 2017By Gail KalinoskiScriptDrop's delivery and medication reminder service may help reduce prescription abandonment and nonadherence.
In this issue
Pharmacy Supply Lines Are Still Shaking After Storm Passes November 09, 2017By Valerie DeBenedetteTwo hurricanes devastated the U.S. supply chain, affecting pharmacies all over—and leaving many to wonder what’s next. Blockchain Tech Could Track Pharmacy Supply Chain November 09, 2017By Anthony VecchioneA technology called blockchain could give pharmacies the ability to securely track pharmaceuticals and protect privacy. Take a Cue from Your Queues! November 09, 2017By Bryan Buechel PharmDQueueing theory can help pharmacy managers control lines, wait times, and staffing issues. Pharmacists Work Through Northern California FirestormsIn the middle of terrible disaster, pharmacists were there. Why Every Pharmacist Should Care About the CVS/Aetna Deal November 09, 2017By Nicholas HammEven if it doesn't happen, the deal says a lot about the current and future states of pharmacy. Tisagenlecleucel (Kymriah) for Acute Lymphoblastic LeukemiaA new era of treatment has arrived—here’s what you need to know. Promoting Drug Safety During BreastfeedingPharmacists can help women who breastfeed by identifying the safest drugs and dosage schedules to minimize exposure. What Makes a Successful Antibiotic Stewardship Program?
November 10, 2017By understanding factors associated with successful ASPs, we can determine how best to support hospitals in developing good stewardship practices.
As Diabetes Numbers Rise, Costs Mount November 13, 2017By Ken ValentiThe pharmacist's role in diabetes care will only continue to grow. National Chains Help Counsel Diabetes Patients November 13, 2017By Joan Vos MacDonaldPharmacy chains are stepping up to help diabetes patients. Becoming a CDE Can Help Make a DifferenceHow becoming a certified diabetes educator can help improve lives. New Smart Tech Improves Diabetes Management November 13, 2017By Beth Longware DuffA new frontier of tools for diabetes management is here. The Nocebo Effect: What You Hear Can Hurt You November 14, 2017By Anthony VecchioneJust how seriously do negative expectations affect patients? Health System Pharmacies Adopt Next-Generation Tech November 14, 2017By Thom DohertyIt's time for pharmacies to move into the future: Industry 4.0.