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Diabetes Treatment Guidelines, Practices Advance Despite COVID-19 Focus in Health Care

Diabetes Treatment Guidelines, Practices Advance Despite COVID-19 Focus in Health Care

April 7th 2021

APhA

A session held during the American Pharmacists Association 2021 Annual Meeting and Exposition provided an update on diabetes practice changes and new treatments.

Community Pharmacies Well Equipped for COVID-19 POC Testing, But Barriers Remain

Community Pharmacies Well Equipped for COVID-19 POC Testing, But Barriers Remain

March 18th 2021

APhA

Survey results suggest independent pharmacies may be better positioned than chains to offer COVID-19 POC testing to their patients.

Develop a Plan for CBD Therapy

Develop a Plan for CBD Therapy

March 15th 2021

APhA

In a presentation from APhA2021, clinical pharmacist Danielle Fixon, PharmD, BCGP, BCPS, offers counseling tips for CBD products.

OTC CBD Products Currently Available in Pharmacies

OTC CBD Products Currently Available in Pharmacies

January 25th 2021

ASHP

Results of a study presented in a poster presentation during ASHP Midyear collected data of the available OTC CBD products being sold in Colorado pharmacies.

ASHP Officials Provide Year-End Review of New Policy Issues

ASHP Officials Provide Year-End Review of New Policy Issues

January 12th 2021

ASHP

Several key regulatory changes made over the past year affect health-system pharmacists.

ThoughtSpot Series: Closing the Healthcare Gap

ThoughtSpot Series: Closing the Healthcare Gap

January 7th 2021

ThoughtSpot

Our final episode in our ThoughtSpot 2020 podcast series features NPhA president Dr. Ryan Marable and immediate past president Dr. Lakesha Butler, who share insights on health disparities and the social determinants of health.

Survey Identifies Need for CBD Education Among Community Pharmacists

Survey Identifies Need for CBD Education Among Community Pharmacists

January 6th 2021

ASHP

Survey results presented during the ASHP 2020 Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition offered insight into community pharmacists’ knowledge and confidence of CBD products.

Fauci Address Pharmacists at ASHP Midyear

Fauci Address Pharmacists at ASHP Midyear

December 14th 2020

ASHP

In a session held during ASHP Midyear 2020 Clinical Meeting & Exhibition, Anthony Fauci, MD, warned pharmacists of challenging months ahead amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine

Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine

December 10th 2020

ASHP

Pharmacists can prepare themselves to address patients’ questions and concerns about the COVID-19 vaccines.

Study: Mail Order Scripts Exposed to Unsafe Temperatures

Study: Mail Order Scripts Exposed to Unsafe Temperatures

December 10th 2020

ASHP

Mail-order prescriptions shipped during winter and summer months are likely to spend a substantial portion of time outside the recommended safe temperature range for most medications.