Lifting the Medication Burden: Long-Term Care Pharmacies Optimize Dose Packaging

Imagine: a resident of assisted living sees her oncologist, an ophthalmologist and her GP within a week, arriving home with a handful of new prescriptions. Her favorite nurse starts in on them, but the new treatments add a few more bottles to open and a few new pills and capsules to keep track of—a discouraging […]

Long Term Care Pharmacies, Where Relationships Matter

Before urgent-care centers, emergency rooms and specialty medicine became the standard of care, many people sought the advice of their local pharmacist for medical conditions—often in addition to seeing their doctor. Today, as the U.S. population ages and people need treatments that last longer and are more complicated, the pharmacy again plays a critical role […]