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Annals of Long-Term Care
“Rather than dismissing the fears and concerns of our staff, we need to find ways of addressing the staff where they are,” says Ilene Warner-Maron, PhD. “These concerns cannot be mandated away but must be addressed with empathy, education, and support.”
First Report Managed Care
Annie Yan, PharmD, manager of value & access strategy at Xcenda, a part of AmerisourceBergen, offers insight from study that evaluated payer-initiated oncology pathways, in which trends in utilization, development, and barriers to implementation were measured.
Pharmacy Learning Network
Dr Jennings reviews evidence supporting colchicine use to further reduce residual disease burden in coronary artery disease but highlights why pharmacists need to keep several things in mind when dispensing colchicine to ensure that patients are kept safe.
Annals of Long-Term Care
With several vaccines against COVID-19 already available through emergency use authorization, others potentially on the way, and a nationwide vaccination campaign to administer the vaccine to as many people as quickly possible, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transition to new phases.
Annals of Long-Term Care
As the world continues to combat COVID-19, trends established in the beginning of the outbreak are becoming more prevalent, such as the disproportionate infection rates among the most vulnerable patient populations. Older adults, particularly those with Alzheimer disease and other dementias, are…
Annals of Long-Term Care
With the passage of the American Rescue Act and the acceleration of the US vaccination campaign, the Biden administration and the 117th US Congress have achieved some of their major goals in just the first few months of 2021. The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) is pleased to see some of our short…
Annals of Long-Term Care
These vulnerabilities call on health care providers, long-term care facility workers, as well as the public and the federal government to make lasting change to improve care and combat rising mortality rates among older adults. The goal being if we are faced with a public health crisis in the…
Pharmacy Learning Network
“Health care providers can be instrumental in recognizing and helping patients suffering with mental health issues by keeping the lines of communication open and providing patients with encouragement and support,” says Yvette C Terrie, BS Pharm, RPh, consultant pharmacist.
Pharmacy Learning Network
Gregg Sylvester, MD, MPH, chief medical officer, and David Ross, vice president, commercial operations for North America, both at Seqirus, discuss the recent FDA approval for Flucelvax Quadrivalent, explain what the expanded indication means for care access, and how they foresee this new indication…
Integrated Healthcare Executive
“How can health care’s key stakeholders level the playing field when it comes to health care access? It starts by ensuring stakeholders across the continuum have the right data to assess where gaps in access exist and the types of interventions that are most likely to make an impact,” says Jason…
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