Latest Clinical pharmacy Stories

2010-10-24 00:14:28

MedKeeper Announces Acquisition of DoseResponse® Westminster, CO-October 13th, 2010- MedKeeper, a leading provider of clinical and workflow pharmacy tools, announced today the acquisition of Keystone Therapeutics' DoseResponse® solution for outpatient anticoagulation management.

2010-10-15 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) is proud to sponsor this year's Challenge Coin at the Joint Forces Pharmacy Seminar (JFPS) in Chattanooga, Tenn., October 18-21, 2010.

2010-10-11 07:58:00

BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy, October 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced that it recently signed exclusive distribution agreements for its CytoCare, i.v.STATION, and i.v.SOFT world-leading technologies in seven new European countries with regional industry leaders Newico and Apta Medica, rapidly continuing on its worldwide quest to pervasively provide safe and cost-effective Intravenous (IV) Admixture Compounding Automation to hospitals all over the world. "The...

2010-09-30 08:45:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In honor of American Pharmacists Month, the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) encourages consumers to hold an open dialogue with their pharmacists about a growing problem in the United States, the proper usage of and adherence to medications.

2010-08-24 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- With flu season fast approaching, PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technicians (CPhTs) will again play a critical role in immunization efforts at retail pharmacies across the country.

2010-08-18 08:00:00

RESTON, Va., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mirixa Corporation is pleased to announce that Kerr Drug has signed a licensing agreement for MirixaEdge(SM), Mirixa's clinical application that supports the delivery of pharmacist-based patient care services, including Medication Therapy Management (MTM).

2010-08-17 08:41:00

Pharmacists in all 50 States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico Authorized to Administer Immunizations WASHINGTON, Aug.

2010-06-24 11:00:00

WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a recent Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) sponsored survey find that lead pharmacists perceive pharmacy technician certification as an essential component in reducing medication errors, ensuring patient safety, and increasing positive health outcomes.

2010-06-22 09:15:00

LOS ANGELES, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Software programs that track laboratory and pharmacy records can be very helpful in facilitating antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASPs), according to a report made to the Infectious Disease Association of California by Kavita Trivedi, M.D., a medical epidemiologist with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100602/LA13808LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100602/LA13808LOGO) In...

2010-06-03 10:21:00

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) now requires Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification for VA pharmacy technicians employed at grade GS-6 and above.

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