Tag Archives: Ashp

[EPUB] ASHP Best Practices 2014-2015

By ASHP More than half a century ago, ASHP® developed its earliest proposed practice standard—the Proposed Minimum Standards for Pharmacies in Hospitals. Today, ASHP continues to foster concrete improvements in pharmacy… Read more »

Women’s Health Across the Lifespan: A Pharmacotherapeutic Approach

By Laura M. Borgelt Pharm. D. FCCP BCPS , Mary Beth O’Connell Pharm.D. BCPS FASHP Just as diseases affect women and men differently, so do drugs. Yet there has never been… Read more »

Safe and Effective Medication Use in the Emergency Department

By Victor Cohen Pharm.D. BCPS CGP Pharmacists can make a critical difference in the quality of emergency care. Always unpredictable, often overcrowded with “boarded” patients, and a 24/7 high- stress environment,… Read more »

The Pharmacy Informatics Primer

By Doina Domitru PharmD MBA  The information technology revolution has fueled the demand in hospitals and health systems for accomplished experts who can help select, implement and maintain CPOE, BCMA,… Read more »

Medication Safety: A Guide for Health Care Facilities

By Henri R. Manasse Jr. Ph.D. Sc.D., Kasey K. Thompson Pharm.D. Medication safety is the most challenging goal for pharmacy practice and patient safety professionals in all health care facilities. This… Read more »

Managing and Leading: 44 Lessons Learned for Pharmacists

By Dr. Paul W. Bush PharmD MBA FASHP , Stuart G. Walesh PhD PE Dist.M.ASCE Managing and Leading: 44 Lessons Learned for Pharmacists offers useful ideas and tools for pharmacists, residents… Read more »

Diseases, Complications, and Drug Therapy in Obstetrics: A Guide for Clinicians

By Mr. Gerald G. Briggs BPharm. FCCP , Michael Nageotte M.D. Introducing Diseases, Complications, and Drug Therapy in Obstetrics— A Guide for Clinicians.Edited by Gerald Briggs and Michael Nageotte, two of… Read more »

Assuring Continuous Complicance with Joint Commission Standards: A Pharmacy Guide 8e

By  John P Uselton RPh, Patricia Kienle RPh MBA FASHP , Lee B. Murdaugh RPh PhD In today’s complex and rapidly changing world of compliance, you can’t afford to be… Read more »

ASHP’s Safety and Quality Pearls

By Melodi J. McNeil ASHP’s Safety and Quality Pearls, a premiere session at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, outlined several examples of innovative approaches to improving patient safety and quality of… Read more »

ASHP’s Management Pearls

By Deborah Swartwood Ash M.S. R.Ph. One of the significant values of the “pearls” is to show the creative ways that issues were approached, and solutions reached. Many variations in practice… Read more »