Author | Carol Ukens

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Pay dirt: Pharmacist salaries are still climbing, but at a slower rate. Our exclusive survey shows who gets top dollar

March 05, 2007

Pharmacist salaries are still climbing, but at a slower rate. Our exclusive survey shows who gets top dollar.

It's show time: Pharmacists can't put off providing medication therapy management services any longer

November 06, 2006

Public and private payers seemingly intent on wringing the last bit of profit from drug distribution have forced pharmacy to a "critical juncture," according to Bruce Roberts, R.Ph., executive VP/CEO, National Community Pharmacists Association. He believes that if the profession is going to survive, let alone thrive, it must erect a new model built around paying pharmacists for providing face-to-face medication therapy management (MTM) services.

This community pharmacy fills hospital discharge scripts

November 22, 2004

A pharmacy in Philadelphia has carved out a niche by dispatching a staffer across the street a couple of times a day to deliver prescriptions to patients scheduled to be discharged from a behavioral health hospital in the City of Brotherly Love.