The tools for improving quality are available to almost every pharmacist and pharmacy technician, whose job is to make the system work. But this may be the weakness in pharmacy’s march to quality.
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The St Louis-based company received the Institute for Safe Medication Practices Cheers Award.
Some ASHP members are already in good shape; but 20% agree that “We are in trouble.”