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Pharmacy Specialist Certification: Hype or Hope?

by Tera Tuten on March 26, 2012

The state of the economy has caused many to reevaluate their careers and has led others to look for ways to make themselves more marketable to potential employers. Although pharmacists have had to worry about the future of their careers less than many other professions, some are still concerned. For those who are concerned, specialty certification is an attractive way to increase one’s knowledge base and provide additional credentials to their resumes.

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Robotic Pharmacies

by Tera Tuten on August 16, 2011

In a down economy, should pharmacists have to compete with robots for their job security? Some doctors and patients in about 200 locations think so. There are clearly benefits for consumers using pharmacy kiosks, but what about the inherent dangers?  [click to continue…]



Local Pharmacy vs. Online Pharmacy

by Jennifer Bradford on June 9, 2010

With all of the shopping options available online, it was only a matter of time before people started ordering their prescriptions online. Before making switching to an online pharmacy, however, one should look at the advantages and disadvantages of both methods.

pharmacy online vs local

One of the primary benefits people cite for using an online pharmacy is price. Typically, the prices for medications from an online pharmacy are less because of where the medications are produced, because the company has a lower overhead because there is not a physical store, the company has a large network of retailers to draw from, or a combination of factors.

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