Should You Leave Your Local Pharmacy for Telehealth? ::

Technology has improved our lives in many different ways, and healthcare is no exception. Today, patients can order their drugs online, which offers a number of advantages to the traditional brick-and-mortar pharmacy. But online pharmacies are not without drawbacks. Here are some of the pros and cons of online pharmacies. Advantages Price A big advantage… Read more »

How To Choose Your Pharmacy Work Setting ::

The majority of pharmacists work in the retail sector. But, as a pharmacist plotting your career path, you may want to explore other options, and with the advances in medicine and information technology, there are a number of different career paths open to pharmacists. Another popular work setting among pharmacists is hospital pharmacy, and this… Read more »

Tips to Increase Employee Retention ::

There are a number of factors that influence the retention of employees at a pharmacy. These include things like a supportive work environment, giving employees rewards and recognition for their efforts, offering them flexibility in their schedules, enabling them to grow in their careers, having good relationships with managers, and offering adequate compensation. Here are… Read more »

Little-Known Facts About the Pharmacy Industry ::

The pharmacy profession has been around for a long time. And people have been making medicinal elixirs and potions since the dawn of civilization. With such a long history, it’s no surprise that a lot has happened in pharmacy over the centuries, many things people are not aware of. Here are some little known, interesting… Read more »

Prescription Drug Abuse: What Can Pharmacists Do to Help? ::

Inappropriate use of prescription painkillers results in the death of many people in the United States. In fact, prescription drugs lead to more deaths in the United States than both cocaine and heroin together. More than 68,000 people died from opioid overdoses in 2020. That is more than eight times higher than 20 years ago…. Read more »

Will Technology Replace Pharmacists? ::

Automation has many benefits for pharmacy. These systems enable the computerized storage, administration, filling, packaging, and labeling of various medications. This automation could take the form of a robot or some other mechanized system. Automation can increase the speed and accuracy of drug dispensing, improving security and also increasing productivity. Moreover, it can help to… Read more »

Telepharmacy: Keeping Up With Today’s Health ::

Technology has had a huge impact on healthcare, an impact that is ongoing. One area where technology is changing the way healthcare is delivered is through telemedicine. This is a relatively new development. It brings a new dimension to healthcare with a range of benefits, but along with these benefits, there are also new challenges… Read more »

How Pharmacists Are Saving Time And Improving Efficiency ::

Do you find that the lines of people waiting for service are getting longer? Is your workflow not as efficient as you would like? If you are looking to save time and increase the efficiency of your pharmacy, here are a few ideas to help. Collect patient background beforehand If a patient is coming in… Read more »

The Do’s And Don’ts Of Pharmacist Interviews ::

The importance of job interviews cannot be overstated. The impression you make during the interview will either get you the job or eliminate you from consideration. You need to make sure you are doing the right things at the right time. Here are some key do’s and don’ts for the job interview. The do’s The… Read more »

When Should You Really Start Looking At New Jobs? ::

Career counselors say that the best time to look for a job is while you are already employed. And this is true for a number of reasons. Out of work and looking The first reason is that you’re not under pressure to find something. If you are unemployed and looking, there would be a lot… Read more »