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Pharmacy Management

GCC Pharmaceutical Congress

2015 12 Sep

As the GCC's pharmaceutical sector moves towards a more patient-centric model, pharmacists are playing an increasingly important role in providing quality care to patients and they are vital members of the healthcare team.Pharmacists play an important role as leaders to improve healthcare outcomes, decrease cost, reduce patient safety risk, optimise... Read more

Executive Health Management

McKesson Launches Pharmacy Adherence Performance Solution

2014 24 Jul

McKesson Pharmacy Systems and Automation (MPS&A) has launched its Adherence Performance reporting solution for pharmacies at McKesson ideaShare, an annual tradeshow that brings community pharmacy owners and representatives together to network and share new ideas.. Using pharmacy data the new solution provides pharmacies with the actionable data they... Read more

Executive Health Management

Joan Peppard To Lead Hospital Pharmacists in Europe

2014 15 Jul

The next president of the European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP) will be Joan Peppard, who will assume the role when Dr. Roberto Frontini’s association presidency ends in June 2015. Ms. Peppard was elected to the office in June during the EAHP’s General Assembly in Sofia, and is now serving as the organisation’s President-Elect. Her term... Read more

Executive Health Management

Charles E. Daniels Recipient Of 2014 John W. Webb Lecture Award

2014 11 Jul

Charles E. Daniels, PhD, FASHP, pharmacist-in-chief for UC San Diego Health System, is this year's recipient of the prestigious John W. Webb Lecture Award, announced The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). The Webb Award honours experts in the field of health-system pharmacy who have shown exemplary leadership and dedication to promoting... Read more

Executive Health Management

EAHP: Apps Involving Medicines Should Have Pharmacist Oversight

2014 08 Jul

The European Association of Hospital Pharmacists (EAHP) has responded to a consultation by the European Commission advising that any mHealth applications linked to the use of medicines must have levels of regulatory oversight, ideally involving pharmacist expertise, in order to ensure their safety.
The European Commission launched a consultation on... Read more

Executive Health Management

EAHP Votes on New Charter of Care

2014 14 May

Hospital pharmacists from 34 European countries gather for a unique Summit to tackle current diversities in health provision and set out the future services to be delivered by the profession. Alongside representatives from over 25 European patient organisations and associations representing other healthcare professionals, the Summit will deliver a long... Read more

Health Management

Pharmacy and Health IT

2014 08 Mar

AuthorJohn ChaveSecretary GeneralPharmaceutical Group of the European UnionA patient walks into a European pharmacy. She hands a paper prescription to the pharmacist. The pharmacist is unfamiliar with the prescriber, and struggles at first with the handwriting, but after a call to the physician, the medicine and its dosage are clarified. The medicine... Read more

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