Latest Clinical pharmacy Stories

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.

2010-05-20 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP) has awarded the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) with the Pharmacy Technician Certification Provider contract in Texas.

2010-04-20 08:41:00

Eighty-two percent of Patients Select OTC Products Recommended by Their Pharmacist WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to the most recent Pharmacy Today Over-the-Counter Product Survey conducted by the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), pharmacists believe that 82 percent of consumers purchase over-the-counter products that were recommended by their pharmacist.

2010-04-13 14:00:00

MISSION, Kan., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality patient care depends on personal access to healthcare professionals, including pharmacists. As with all sectors of healthcare, the U.S.

2010-03-12 17:35:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Brad Tice, Pharm.D., Chief Clinical Officer of PharmMD, will receive the 2010 APhA-APPM Distinguished Achievement Award in Clinical/Pharmacotherapeutic Practice during the Second General Session at APhA 2010, the annual meeting of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) to be held in Washington, D.C.

2010-03-08 09:42:00

RESTON, Va., March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirixa Corporation, the leader in targeted pharmacy-based patient care services, is pleased to announce the general availability of MirixaEdge, a web-based clinical application that enables pharmacists to design patient care programs for any patient, regardless of health plan, employer, or age. Introduced in October at the annual conference for the National Community Pharmacists Association, MirixaEdge uses the MirixaPro(SM) web-based platform to deliver...

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