Posts Tagged: pharmacy staffing agencies

If You’re a Pharmacist, You Won’t Regret Buying This Tech Accessory ::

They’re called wearables and they may help to bring big changes to healthcare. Wearables are devices like smart watches and fitness trackers. About one-fourth of all Americans use them, and since the pandemic, the demand for the devices has only increased. In addition to the more widely used smartwatches, wearables also include wristbands, headbands, belts,… Read more »

A Prescription Error Just Happened. What Should You Do Next? ::

Pharmacists fill large numbers of prescriptions every day. And although most of the time they do it with 100 percent accuracy, there are times when a mistake will be made, and a customer will get the wrong medication. Here are a few tips on the steps to take if this happens. Find out what happened… Read more »

The Ultimate Pharmacist Gift Guide ::

If you have a pharmacist on your gift list for the holidays and are wondering what you can get them, here are a few ideas to help you get a jump on the holiday season. Emogene and Co. This pharmacist-owned company manufactures skin care products. They are sustainably sourced and organic. Whether you’re looking for… Read more »

Calm an Upset Pharmacy Customer with These Tips ::

Occasionally you will have to deal with customers who are upset about something. It could be a mistake with an appointment or with medication or some other kind of misunderstanding. Whatever it may be, you will have to try and calm the customer and handle their problem. Here are a few tips on how to… 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 »