ASHP Urges Transparency of Remdesivir Allocations to Hospitals

May 07, 2020

ByJennifer Barrett

Today, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) sent a letter to Vice President Mike Pence to urge the transparent and orderly allocation of remdesivir among hospitals

ASHP Urges Action to Address Shortages of Supportive Ventilation Medications

April 10, 2020

ByGabrielle Ientile, Assistant Editor

The letter asks the vice president to increase manufacturing of these medications based on current projections of critical care patient volume.

Strategic Program Management Key to Maximizing 340B Benefits for Health Systems

December 17, 2019

As participation in the 340B program becomes more of a political football especially in the upcoming 2020 election year, it is even more important to be mindful of access requirements and compliance tracking.

As Specialty Drug Market Grows, Patient Assistance Programs Needed

December 12, 2019

ByColleen Hall

As hospital and health systems experienced nearly 20% growth in the specialty drug market in 2018, health systems continue to establish their own specialty pharmacies or expand their existing capabilities.

Hospital Pharmacy: Streamline Processes for Better Patient Care

December 12, 2019

ByColleen Hall

A report issued this week at the 2019 American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting & Exposition from McKesson RxO detailed the major trends and challenges in health care ahead.

ISMP Unveils 2020-2021 Best Safety Practice Updates at ASHP Midyear

December 11, 2019

ByDrew Boxler

Two new best practices, a new classification, and 5 updated existing rules.

ASHP Awards Six Members with Distinguished Service Honors

December 10, 2019

Awarded at the ASHP 2019 reception.

ASHP Announces 2019 Best Practice Award Winners

December 09, 2019

ByDrew Boxler

Presented at the ASHP Midyear 2019.

Interdisciplinary Teams Combined with CGM a Winning Combination for Patients with Diabetes

December 09, 2019

ByDrew Boxler

Based upon results from a military population study presented at ASHP 2019.