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Visually confirm prescriptions with patients

October 22, 2013

Recently, ACP has investigated several complaints stemming from medication errors that all could have been avoided by confirming the patient’s identity and then visually reviewing the medication with the patient.

In each case, the pharmacy staffs had processed, prepared, and checked the prescr...

Free resource for your patients

October 8, 2013

In response to continued requests, ACP has reprinted the patient Health Journals. The Health Journal is a 30-page booklet that helps patients track symptoms, moods, and health issues and note their questions and concerns.

Order yours now! ACP will cover the costs of the materials and shipping. First come, first served while quanti...

FluMist®: A refresher

October 8, 2013

The 2013-2014 flu season is fast approaching. Pharmacists who are competent to do so may administer FluMist® (a Schedule 2 product).

What does "competent to do so" mean? As with any aspect of pharmacy practice, you must comply with your ethical responsibilities, practice according to the standards, apply your professional judgment, and limit your pract...