Tag Archives: Pharmacy

Improving Patient Communication in Pharmacy

Communication is a vital part of any patient-provider relationship. Not unlike doctors and nurses, pharmacists also need to be able to effectively communicate with their patients. Patient Communication for Pharmacy: A Case-Study Approach on Theory and Practice is a practical guide that … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Technician Education

In today’s health care environment, more and more is being asked of the pharmacy technician. As such, standards and qualifications for entry-level practice have come into question. In an effort to reach a consensus on these standards, the Pharmacy Technician Certification … Continue reading

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Review: Patient Communication for Pharmacy is “a wonderful addition to pharmacy education”

The rave reviews have begun for Patient Communication for Pharmacy: A Case-Study Approach on Theory and Practice by Min Liu and Lakesha M. Butler. It just received five stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody’s Review Service. According … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Pharmacy Technician Day

October 20th is National Pharmacy Technician Day. This day recognizes technicians for their support and contributions throughout the year.  This annual event is endorsed by the American Association of Pharmacy Technicians (AAPT) and the Pharmacy Technician Educators Council (PTEC). Learn … Continue reading

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October is American Pharmacists Month!

The goal of American Pharmacists Month (APhM) is to promote the pharmacy profession as medication experts. This event aims to educate the public and policy makers about the role pharmacists play in the reduction of overall health care costs and … Continue reading

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New Instructor Resources & Case Studies for Pharmacogentics, Kinetics, and Dynamics for Personalized Medicine

  Pharmacogenetics, Kinetics, and Dynamics for Personalized Medicine provides a primer to understand pharmacogenetics in the applied context of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. This valuable foundation illuminates how these principles and scientific advances can create optimal individual patient care, that is, … Continue reading

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AACP Most Requested Titles

Thank you for the great response at our booth during the AACP conference. If you missed it, these are our top requested titles from the conference. Qualified instructors may request a review copy for course adoption consideration. Pharmacists and Students … Continue reading

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Oregon passes pharmacist provider status law

After four years, Oregon State Governor, Kate Brown, passed HB 2028—permitting insurance carriers to add pharmacists to its network of providers and expand collaborative drug therapy management. California and Washington State passed similar laws to recognize the value of pharmacists … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Bill HB 2041 Would Recognize Pharmacists as Health Care Providers

According to the Massachusetts Pharmacists Association, bill HB 2041 would recognize pharmacists as health care providers. On April 9, pharmacists and pharmacy students gathered in Boston to advocate for HB 2041. If the legislation passes this proposed bill it would … Continue reading

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Pharmaceutical Calculations Review!

Pharmaceutical Calculations by Payal Agarwal received an excellent review from Doody’s Review Service. According to reviewer, Neela A. Bhajandas, PharmD, is “A needed, easy-to-understand resource for pharmacy students, pharmacy technicians, and pharmacy residents, as well as pharmacists who need a refresher … Continue reading

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