Posts Tagged: Pharmacist Staffing Agency

Consider These Five Things Before Looking for a New Pharmacy Job ::

Before deciding on a job offer, there are several factors you should consider. For many, the decision hinges solely on the salary and benefits. Although these are among the most important considerations, others could make a real difference in determining whether you will be happy in the job or not and that you need to… Read more »

How to Effectively Manage Your Pharmacy Budget ::

The primary function of a pharmacy is to dispense medications and help patients in their use. But pharmacies are businesses as well, and to keep a pharmacy functioning smoothly, a pharmacy manager needs to know how to handle the financial end of things. Having a problem with cash flow is usually a symptom of some… Read more »

Be Sure to Avoid These Four Pharmacy Operation Missteps ::

Operating a pharmacy can get complicated. There are a lot of moving parts. Although pharmacy managers make every effort to ensure things run smoothly, issues can crop up for any number of reasons. If there are problems, they are likely to be in one or more of these four areas. Not storing vaccines or refrigerated… Read more »

How to Find a Nontraditional Pharmacy Career Path ::

As the face of healthcare continues to change, the role of the pharmacist is also changing. With advances in medical technology, many new opportunities are opening up for pharmacists. Some of these opportunities are within more traditional career paths, while others are novel roles. To break into these new types of jobs, pharmacists need to… Read more »

How Pharmacists Can Communicate Medication Risk and Safety Information ::

Research is showing that there is a definite lack of communication between patients and healthcare providers when it comes to the medications that patients are taking. Patients are not getting the information they need about the benefits and risks of their medications. Surveys have revealed that almost two-thirds of patients don’t know about safety warnings… Read more »

Learn How to Prevent Burnout as a Pharmacist ::

t’s no secret that pharmacy is a stressful profession. Stressors bombard pharmacists from many different directions – abusive patients, heavy workloads, low margin for error, and problems inherent in running a business. Pharmacists handle stress in different ways. Some get together with other pharmacists to talk about work problems, in person, and online. Some meet… Read more »

What Pharmacists Need to Know About Solid Tumors ::

There are two general types of cancer – one that affects the blood and another characterized by solid tumors. Solid tumors can be malignant or benign, and the treatment for solid tumors is often different from that of cancer of the blood. Physicians can treat both types of cancer with chemotherapy and radiation. At the… Read more »

Learn Why Pharmacists Need to Communicate with Dentists ::

During the course of their work, pharmacists communicate with other healthcare professionals about medications. Dentists, however, probably aren’t the first other healthcare providers that come to mind. But some pharmacists and dentists do communicate regularly, and more need to do so because it can help to improve the care of dental patients and the safety… Read more »

Important Things Pharmacists Need to Know About the 2020 Flu Season ::

There is a lot of misinformation circulating about vaccinations, some of it due to pure ignorance, some of it from misrepresentations spread by the anti-vaccination movement. That is why it is especially important for pharmacists to counter the myths and falsehoods surrounding vaccines by talking to patients and giving them the facts. Misconceptions About the… Read more »

What Role Will AI Play in the Pharmaceutical Industry ::

Companies are applying artificial intelligence (AI) to several areas in pharmacy, including predicting treatment results, drug design, and data preprocessing. Several factors have helped with the development of AI in the pharmaceutical industry, among them an increasing variety of biomedical data available through the use of electronic health records. Here are a few of the… Read more »