Americans ranked pharmacists second only to nurses in a Gallup survey about trusted professions.
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If pharma is “getting away with murder” with drug pricing, more generic and biosimilars can help control costs, says this group.
Pharmacy-led interventions in prior authorization processing resulted in a statistically significant benefit in improving time to PA approval, time to first fill, and time too pick-up.
A recent report projects an 11% to 13% increase in total drug expenditures in hospitals and health systems in 2016.
Trying to enhance medication management across a continuum of care in a multi-facility hospital IT environment is no easy task.
Completion of Phase I of ASHP’s Standardize 4 Safety initiative is fast approaching.
The Pew Charitable Trusts took a look at antibiotic stewardship programs in 10 U.S. health systems. Here's the result.
Now, that pharmacist on the other side of the country is only a mouse-click away.
One other thing that really good leaders have: Really good managers.
A new study has found that use of acetaminophen injection and reduced use of opioids to treat acute surgical pain can save a medium-sized hospital an estimated $4.7 million annually.