New guidelines suggest using formoterol/inhaled corticosteriod combo inhalers as needed for adults with mild asthma. Get recommendations for how you might change your practice for these patients.
Learn more about natural medicines for geriatric patients, with a comparison chart including safety concerns, dosing/administration, indications and ratings.
Pharmacy techs are on the front lines to ensure patients are vaccinated against measles, especially given recent outbreaks. Get tips for how you can help encourage vaccination.
The EPA is tightening regulations to reduce hazardous waste in water, so techs need to prepare to get into compliance with EPA's new regs. Get recommendations for how to handle these changes.
Get strategies for how to plan around management of diabetes meds before and after surgery, to prevent the glucose seesaw in surgical patients.
The Joint Commission is expanding the anticoagulation National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) starting 7/1/19, and the biggest change will be the addition of the DOACs. Learn more in this Hospital Pharmacist's Letter article.
Pharmacy technicians are on the front lines to avoid mishaps with duplicate therapies. Get recommendations for spotting and preventing errors.
Recent outbreaks will lead to renewed focus on measles vaccination. Get recommendations for exploring vaccine concerns with patients and promoting appropriate immunization.