Jul 312014
 
School Sees Exciting Future For Pharmacy
Inside Indiana Business (press release)
As the Manchester University College of Pharmacy prepares to begin its third academic year, one of its leaders sees an increasing need for pharmacists. Associate Dean for Student Affairs Joe Bonnarens says demand will grow as baby boomers continue to …

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Jul 312014
 

CBS Local
Older Men With Guns Rob Pharmacy, Make Off With Viagra, Other Drugs
CBS Local
Before leaving, they grabbed a $1,500 laptop, $65 in cash from an employee's wallet and made sure they had all the Viagra. The owners of the pharmacy said the men gave no indication if they would use the Viagra themselves or sell it on the street for a

Jul 312014
 
Family Matters: Pharmacy mix-ups
KOKH FOX25
Have the pharmacist go over what the meds are for and the dosage and compare it to what your doctor told you. And make sure you know the size, shape, and color of what you're prescribed. You can cross check your pills with reference photos online.

Jul 312014
 
Second CVS pharmacy to open in November
Midland Reporter-Telegram
A building that's planned to house a second CVS pharmacy in Midland is starting to take shape at the southeast corner of the intersection at Holiday Hill Road and Briarwood Avenue. CVS was issued a building permit earlier this month and the company …

Jul 312014
 
BUSINESS OF THE WEEK: North Street Pharmacy
Finger Lakes Times
Steve Gray was seeking a more personal business, so he took over operations of the Henderson Drug Store located in the Medical Associates wing of the Geneva General Hospital campus in 2012. He then renamed it North Street Pharmacy, and loves the …

Jul 312014
 
Walgreens Named Exclusive Specialty Pharmacy Provider for Sigma-Tau
MarketWatch
Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Sigma-Tau), and Walgreens (NYSE:WAG) (NYSE:WAG) today announced that, effective July 31, 2014, Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy will now serve as the exclusive specialty pharmacy provider for select Sigma-Tau …

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Jul 312014
 

NBC Connecticut
Prescription for Savings at the Pharmacy
NBC Connecticut
A prescription from the doctor often comes with a common concern once you get to the pharmacy. "I hope my insurance covers this,” said South Windsor resident Sharon Neiberg. “They're so expensive." Neiberg is not alone – Americans spent more than $300 …

Jul 312014
 
Family Pharmacy Delivers on More than Medication
Cape May County Herald (press release)
Scott Reef learned early on how to treat customers. At age 17, while working at a local pharmacy, he found the path to success was to get to know your customers. That way, he could make the right recommendations for their health. “Not only is it good

Jul 312014
 
Historic MLK pharmacy demolition begins
Savannah Morning News
Workers have begun tearing down the historic Savannah pharmacy on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard that the city had initially hoped to restore. Safety fencing has been erected around the 1960s-era building at 916 MLK and debris could be seen inside …

Jul 312014
 

NPR (blog)
California Pharmacists Resist Translating Medicine Labels
NPR (blog)
Tao says drug labels at most pharmacies in California are printed only in English. That puts patients in danger of making any number of errors — taking too much medicine or not enough, or taking it at the wrong time of day. Such mistakes can cause
Lost in Translation? Drug Label Translation Proposal Presents Problems for Pharmacy Times

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