Monthly Archives: September 2021

Opening of a new BVHS hospital and community pharmacy

Blanchard Valley Health System celebrates the completion of its new inpatient and community pharmacy. BVHS says the move and construction of the Blanchard Valley Hospital inpatient pharmacy, as well as the Center for Medication Management, the outpatient pharmacy for community members, is officially complete. A small celebration was hosted by a handful of Blanchard Valley […]

Omnicell to launch innovative new solution at Clinical Pharmacy Congress

Omnicell, a leading provider of medication management solutions and adherence tools for healthcare systems and pharmacies, will unveil its pioneering new MedX solution at Clinical Pharmacy Congress (23-24 September 2021) to be held at ExCeL London. MedX, the latest addition to Omnicell’s market-leading portfolio, is a software solution that manages medication and controlled drug inventory, […]

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 […]

Falsified paperwork distributed in the nurse’s hospital pharmacy

A nurse’s attempt to divert oxycodone was foiled by a patient who wanted to see her medication before discharge A nurse was convicted of professional misconduct and disability after falsifying oxycodone scripts and attempting to take oxycodone intended for a patient. The nurse was working at a hospital in Western Australia when in November 2018 […]