The country is moving toward provider status. But direct reimbursement isn't here yet.
Validation through inclusion in Medicare Part B could lead to recognition of pharmacists as healthcare providers across the board.
Pharmacists need to own this service. The survival of the profession may depend on it.
HHS wants to improve quality of care through a shift from fee-for-service to alternative payment models. Whether the timetable can be met remains to be seen.
The OIG found that almost all acute-care hospitals use compounded sterile preparations (CSPs) and most contract with standalone compounding pharmacies to provide at least some of their CSPs.
A new community pharmacy network will connect with 1,800 medical practices that deliver 95% of the primary care in North Carolina.
When it comes to employee drug utilization reviews, one pharmacist is beating PBMs at their own game. If businesses and healthcare systems followed her lead, more would change than just the DURs.