Author | Kathryn Foxhall

Articles

MTM opens door to direct patient care

September 15, 2012

If the Washington, D.C.-based Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative has anything to say about it, MTM will help shift pharmacists' roles from dispensing to direct clinical practice.

Generic drug shortages show no signs of abating

August 10, 2012

What has staved off even higher levels of ongoing shortages is that drugmakers are reporting potential shortages much more often and FDA is using various tactics to prevent them from becoming reality.

Report blames FDA for drug shortage crisis; FDA defends its enforcement actions

June 18, 2012

Republicans in the House of Representatives have published a report blaming the current increase in drug shortages mostly on FDA under the current administrator.

NIOSH on reproductive effects of hazardous drugs

December 11, 2009

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) may recommend that healthcare workers, including pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, be transferred from positions where they handle hazardous drugs if the workers are trying to conceive, are pregnant, and/or breastfeeding.