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There are many tasks that a pharmacist is responsible for each day. Pharmacists are some of the most accessible members of the healthcare team, as individuals can seek their advice quickly and easily, even without an appointment.
Drone delivers insulin for diabetic patient living in a remote community

Drone delivers insulin for diabetic patient living in a remote community

Gero uses AI platform to identify potential anti-COVID-19 drugs

Gero uses AI platform to identify potential anti-COVID-19 drugs

New Australian pilot program to monitor the effects of flu vaccines

New Australian pilot program to monitor the effects of flu vaccines

Mask shortage straps pharmacists who need them to keep medicines pure

Mask shortage straps pharmacists who need them to keep medicines pure

First-of-its kind study identifies the hidden costs of avoidable deficiencies in heart failure

First-of-its kind study identifies the hidden costs of avoidable deficiencies in heart failure

As coronavirus testing gears up, specialized swabs running out

As coronavirus testing gears up, specialized swabs running out

Pilot study aims for community pharmacists to provide optimal care to women with UTIs

Pilot study aims for community pharmacists to provide optimal care to women with UTIs

New methods to decipher how natural substances affect the body’s hormone balance

New methods to decipher how natural substances affect the body’s hormone balance

Telemonitoring plus phone counseling improves blood pressure control among minority stroke survivors

Telemonitoring plus phone counseling improves blood pressure control among minority stroke survivors

Researchers evaluate effectiveness of medication assisted therapy for opioid use disorder

Researchers evaluate effectiveness of medication assisted therapy for opioid use disorder

Patients stuck with bills after insurers don’t pay as promised

Patients stuck with bills after insurers don’t pay as promised

Real Time Exemption Checking service for prescriptions rolled out in England

Real Time Exemption Checking service for prescriptions rolled out in England

Missing prescription medications can lead to serious consequences

Missing prescription medications can lead to serious consequences

Expanded Medication Assistance Program increases access to vital cancer therapies

Expanded Medication Assistance Program increases access to vital cancer therapies

When aid-in-dying is legal, but the medicine is out of reach

When aid-in-dying is legal, but the medicine is out of reach

LloydsPharmacy launches pilot program to help and support mental health patients

LloydsPharmacy launches pilot program to help and support mental health patients

UTHSC College of Pharmacy, Kroger Health partner to improve shingles vaccination completion rates

UTHSC College of Pharmacy, Kroger Health partner to improve shingles vaccination completion rates

Simple computer settings can affect opioid pills prescribed to patients

Simple computer settings can affect opioid pills prescribed to patients

Alarming link between marijuana and increased heart risk

Alarming link between marijuana and increased heart risk

Study: Less than 2% of people at risk for opioid overdose are prescribed life-saving drug

Study: Less than 2% of people at risk for opioid overdose are prescribed life-saving drug