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2014-03-04 08:35:19

Connecting patients with pharmacists, AskRx enables patients to ask Digital Pharmacists(TM) health and medication questions AUSTIN, Texas, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RxWiki, Inc. announced today the launch of AskRx version 1.0, enabling patients to ask Digital Pharmacists(TM) health and medication questions. AskRx delivers a superior patient experience by answering questions in-context with pharmacist approved health news and medication information. AskRx is a free 24/7...

2014-02-25 20:22:07

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Who's Who -- Brian Deitz is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Healthcare. Brian is a Clinical Pharmacist at Vibra Hospital. Vibra Hospital of San Diego offers an advanced program for patients with poorly healing or non-healing wounds. Their treatment team provides wound care seven days a week under the management of certified wound nurses and a board certified plastic surgeon. The...

2014-02-12 12:32:49

Pharmacist Partners is pleased to announce its participation in PanAgora Pharma's upcoming Customer Experience Summit March 5-6, 2014 in Princeton, NJ. NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Pharmacist Partners has assembled a dynamic panel of Pharmaceutical Industry KOLs. The roundtable discussion will cover multiple industry-sensitive topics within the overall theme of "The Emerging Role of the Pharmacist: A Cutting Edge Approach". (Photo:...

2014-02-06 12:27:55

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA), a leading health care services and technology company focused on alternate site health care providers, today announced the launch of the MHA Clinical Therapy Management (CTM) software module for Immune Globulin therapy. The CTM application was developed to provide pharmacies with a clinical support pathway that can help the specialty pharmacy provider enhance their patient care and facilitate...

2014-02-06 08:27:21

RxWiki Unveils a Superior Digital Experience for the Pre-Refill-Patient AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RxWiki, Inc. announced today the launch of RxWiki.com 3.0, a leading digital medication resource. The website now offers enhanced navigation, richer video integration, social media sharing and an expanded medication encyclopedia. Additionally, the enhanced crowdsourced publishing platform enables clinical pharmacists to easily create and edit RxWiki's medication encyclopedia....

2014-02-05 08:28:57

Pharmacy care provider joins national movement to reduce smoking and improve public health WASHINGTON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) applauds CVS Caremark's announcement that it will stop selling tobacco products in its more than 7,600 CVS/pharmacy stores. By removing tobacco products from its shelves, CVS Caremark joins a growing movement among health care providers to limit access to tobacco products. (Logo:...

2014-01-09 12:27:13

Coalition publishes new evidence on the patient impact of drug shortages in U.S. CHICAGO, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to newly published results from a survey of pharmacy directors, drug shortages remain a serious problem for patient safety. Nearly half of the responding directors reported adverse events at their facilities due to drug shortages, including patient deaths. The survey was conducted by Northwestern Medicine(®) researchers in partnership with MedAssets, as...

2013-09-26 13:03:22

Special themed issue of Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy Limited health literacy can lead to difficulties in patients' self-care activities such as taking prescribed medications. Since a considerable amount of health information changes hands in the pharmacy setting, research by pharmacists into evaluating which tools are effective in practice can make a valuable contribution to goals set by the 2010 US National Action Plan to Improve Health Literacy and lead to improvements...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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