In the wake of last year's fungal meningitis tragedy, the Specialty Sterile Pharmaceutical Society brings a new voice to an industry under fire.
Modern Medicine News
Technology-based messaging support for at-risk and diabetic patients is being tested in 17 communities across the country. Three of the participating programs have released their evaluations and conclusions.
The bicameral legislation provides specific requirements for all stakeholders in the drug-distribution supply chain, including manufacturers, wholesalers, repackagers, and pharmacies.
CMS' new rules for fees, mail order, and delivery of diabetes testing products have created big challenges for patients and the community pharmacists who used to deliver their supplies.
In disaster relief, inappropriate pharmaceutical donations and/or a disorganized receiving operation can mean that tons of medications go straight into the rubbish.
CSL Behring's Kcentra is is currently the only 4-factor PCC available in the United States.
Grass-roots successes achieved at the state and local levels support federal initiatives pursued by the national pharmacy organization.
With obesity rates growing and diabetes diagnoses going up, healthcare providers are focusing on the need to treat GDM in both mother and unborn child.
Prescribers treating obese and overweight patients with diabetes now have two new treatment options to consider.
Patients in rural settings can still receive personalized care from pharmacists. With tele consults, all they need is an internet connection and a laptop.