patient care

Healthcare is only “safe” when physicians work for patientsThis post is in rebuttal to the blog post by Dr. Monya De, "White men need to do their part and make healthcare safe again."
Pharmacists Credited for Decline in Hospital-Acquired ConditionsIn the battle against ADEs, pharmacists are leading the way.
Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Benefit Pharmacists
Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Benefit PharmacistsHow PDMPs are helping both patients and pharmacists.
Why opticals must exceed, not meet, expectations
Why opticals must exceed, not meet, expectations
Your New Role in the Battle Against Depression
Your New Role in the Battle Against DepressionA shortage of mental health-care providers, coupled with pharmacists’ unique skills and access to patients, has led to a significant opportunity for community and health-system pharmacists to aid in detection of depression and in medication selection and counseling for patients with depression.
Handling (or even firing) the difficult patientA panel of veteran dermatologists tackled the topic of difficult patients at the 2016 CalDerm Symposium and offered some tips for successfully dealing with these patients.
Thrifty White Program Improves Medication Adherence in Diabetes
Thrifty White Program Improves Medication Adherence in DiabetesA Midwest pharmacy chain is creating an adherence program to help its patients with diabetes.
Collaborative Diabetes Model Saves Health CostsHow a diabetes clinic that includes a collaboration between an endocrinologist and a pharmacist can produce thousands of dollars in health-care savings.
How Did You Participate in Rare Disease Day 2017?Rare Disease Day is held every year on the last day of February to help spread awareness about rare diseases and the people they impact.
NC ODs say laser privileges will expand access to care