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Entries for May 2015

by Haya Abu-Seir, Pharm.D., Jessica Probst-Wesolek, Pharm.D., Jordan Masse, Pharm.D., and Jordan Sedlacek, Pharm.D., PGY1 pharmacy residents, St. John Hospital and Medical Center  Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory, immunologic skin disease that affects approximately 2 percent of the United States population. Treatment for psoriasis is tailored to the patient and typically begins with to...

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by Kari Vavra, Pharm.D., Western Regional Society Representative  On May 5, the 46th Annual Western Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (WMSHP) Spring Seminar was held at the Prince Conference Center in Grand Rapids. Attendees received five hours of live continuing education (CE) credit and enjoyed presentations on the topics of sickle cell pain, diabetes treatment, health policy...

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The Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists and MPA Public Affairs Committee is excited to announce that the Changing Perceptions resource produced by the Society is being revamped and will soon be released. Changing Perceptions is a promotional and educational brochure that showcases clinical activities of pharmacists. It has been distributed to state and federal legislators, other governme...

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by Heather Somand, Pharm.D., BCPS, MSHP Board of Directors  Have you ever questioned how we’re going to move the profession forward and accomplish the Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative goals when you don’t even have time for lunch during your workday? I’ve had the privilege of participating in many Task Forces and Committees related to advancing pharmacy practice and pro...

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Preliminary 2015 data released by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) suggests that pharmacy robberies are on the rise, particularly in certain states. There were 829 total pharmacy robberies in 2014, with California leading the pack. That’s a 16 percent increase from the 713 total pharmacy robberies in 2013, the majority of which took place in Arizona. Thus far in 2015, Indiana saw th...

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