Veterinary Training For Pharmacy Professionals

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As pet ownership continues to rise, the importance of veterinary pharmacy in providing optimal care for animal patients cannot be overstated. However, one issue that plagues the field is the lack of specialized training for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who fill prescriptions for pets (less than a quarter of pharmacy schools offer didactic courses in […]

Covid-19: A Novel Milestone

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The month of May represents a huge milestone in healthcare.  For the first time in over three years, the expiration date of the public health emergency declaration for COVID-19 has passed by without renewing!  And, while I am not naïve enough to believe that COVID-19 is no longer a health issue for many, there is […]

Celebrating Black History – Influential African Americans In The Pharmacy

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Despite facing significant obstacles in the form of systemic racism and discrimination, Black pioneers in the field of pharmacy have made invaluable contributions to the profession. These individuals paved the way for future generations of pharmacists and broke down barriers that had previously limited the opportunities available to Black Americans. By overcoming these challenges and […]

Veterinary Medicine, How To Provide Better Outcomes for Veterinary Patients

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With additional training specific to animal species to prevent errors and avoid toxicities, pharmacists can apply their existing understanding of disease pathophysiology and pharmacology to competently provide non-human care. Essentials of Veterinary Pharmacy Certificate Table of Contents The Role of the Veterinary Pharmacist Pharmacists are the only health care professionals legally allowed and expected by […]

The impact of stress on the lives of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and nurses

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April is National Stress Awareness Month and we’re taking it as an opportunity to discuss the negative impact of stress and how pharmacy professionals can cope with it. Table of Contents Stress can significantly impact the lives of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and nurses. These professionals work in high-pressure environments that require them to be constantly […]

Diabetes Education and Awareness For American Diabetes Alert Day, March 28, 2023

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Diabetes education and awareness for American Diabetes Alert Day, March 28, 2023.   THE PHARMACY PROFESSIONAL’S ROLE IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT The American Diabetes Alert Day brings on a moment of reflection of the role that healthcare professionals have in the treatment of diabetes. Pharmacists were always involved in dispensing diabetes-related medications and educating patients and […]

Defining a Community Pharmacy


Community pharmacy is a type of pharmacy that is typically located in a retail setting, such as a drugstore or grocery store. Community pharmacists work with patients to provide medication therapy management, counseling on the use of prescription and over-the-counter medications, and other health-related services. They also serve as a liaison between patients, physicians, insurance […]

Ultimate Guide for Pharmacy Techs – Getting Licensed & Continuing Education in FL

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Pharmacy technicians play a critical role in the delivery of healthcare services. They help ensure that medications are properly filled, safe, and delivered on time to patients who need them. In addition, they provide customer service support and help make the pharmacy run smoothly. Table of Contents Is now a good time to become a […]

The Value of Point-of-Care Testing Services

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Pharmacy technicians are an essential part of the healthcare team, providing support to pharmacists and ensuring that medications are dispensed safely and accurately. In recent years, pharmacy technicians have also become increasingly involved in point-of-care (POC) testing services, which are diagnostic tests that can be performed at the point of care, rather than being sent […]