Community pharmacy capacity and pandemic preparedness greater than ever

When President Joseph R. Biden set a goal of more than one million vaccinations per day, it looked like the United States was preparing for a 2-front world war, appealing to the Federal Management Agency emergency and National Guard, sequestering space and tens of thousands of volunteers, and attracting many of them with rapid access […]

Community pharmacy home distribution of naloxone during COVID-19 investigation: the impact of one public health crisis on another

This article was originally published here Pharmacy (Basel). July 23, 2021; 9 (3): 129. doi: 10.3390 / pharmacy9030129. ABSTRACT A recent report found that the number of opioid-related deaths in Ontario in the first 15 weeks of the COVID-19 pandemic was 38.2% higher than in the 15 weeks before the pandemic. Our study aimed to […]

Hospital pharmacy operates under pressure as mass vaccination gains momentum

With the arrival of June 1, 2021, Australia faces a second winter in the cold shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic. There are plenty of reasons to feel more optimistic about the colder months ahead, even as the newly literate variants are wreaking havoc with the proven 2020 approaches to containment. Following the federal government’s strategic […]

Cempa Community Care unveils a new community pharmacy

Cempa Community Care cut the ribbon for its brand new community pharmacy on Wednesday. Located at 1000 E. 3rd St. in Chattanooga, the Cempa Pharmacy is open to the general public and will be easily accessible to existing Cempa customers. “Over the past few years, the Cempa team has continually sought ways to expand our […]

UCI Professor Receives American College of Clinical Pharmacy Award | UCI News

Irvine, California, July 7, 2021 – Joyce Yu-Chia Lee, Clinical Professor of Health Sciences at the University of California, Irvine, received the 2021 Clinical Practice Award from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. An advanced practice pharmacist, Lee is a founding faculty member of the UCI School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and the first […]

Withybush Hospital Pharmacy Raises Money for Maggie’s

The WITHYBUSH Department of Pharmacy exceeded its goal by raising funds for the cancer charity Maggies. The Whitybush Hospital Pharmacy Department took up Maggies’ challenge to “take a dip a day in May” in an open water area to raise money for Maggie’s Swansea. The original target set by Maggies was £ 150 for everyone […]

Hospital pharmacy could move to High Street

Kamsons Health & Beauty in Uckfield High Street which could become a pharmacy again. Kamsons Pharmacy is considering moving its pharmacy from Uckfield Community Hospital to High Street. Professional development director Mark Donaghy says the pharmacy has become very quiet, especially since the pandemic, as many patients have remote consultations rather than going to the […]

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Pharmacy Team – Nelson Star

As a student in the UBC pharmacy program over 20 years ago, Michael Conci worked at Vancouver General Hospital as a pharmacy technician student. It was his first experience working in a healthcare facility and it struck a chord, igniting a passion for working in a hospital setting. Growing up in Rossland and a lover […]

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Pharmacy Team – Trail Daily Times

As a student in the UBC pharmacy program over 20 years ago, Michael Conci worked at Vancouver General Hospital as a pharmacy technician student. It was his first experience working in a healthcare facility and it struck a chord, igniting a passion for working in a hospital setting. Growing up in Rossland and a lover […]

Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Pharmacy Team – BC Local News

As a student in the UBC pharmacy program over 20 years ago, Michael Conci worked at Vancouver General Hospital as a pharmacy technician student. It was his first experience working in a healthcare facility and it struck a chord, igniting a passion for working in a hospital setting. Growing up in Rossland and a lover […]