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Pharmacist Group Survey Confirms Patient Care Affected by Shortage of Small-Volume Parenteral Solutions

The results of a survey released today by ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) illustrate the considerable impact shortages of small-volume parenteral (SVP) solutions are having on daily operations and patient care in most hospitals...
11-Jan-2018 4:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

Healthcare Groups Urge Congressional Action on Drug Shortages

ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists), together with five other healthcare organizations, today sent a letter to Reps. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) and Diana DeGette (D-Colo.) — the Vice Chairman and Ranking Member, respectively, of the...
10-Nov-2017 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Pharmacists Offer Recommendations for Managing Shortages of Small-Volume Parenteral Solutions

ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) and the University of Utah Drug Information Service have developed a fact sheet that provides an outline of potential actions for healthcare organizations to consider in managing shortages of...
26-Oct-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

National Pharmacy Practice Survey Finds Nearly All U.S. Hospitals Use EHRs, CPOE Systems

Technologies that improve medication use have been adopted by nearly 100% of hospitals across the United States, according to the “ASHP National Survey of Pharmacy Practice in Hospital Settings: Prescribing and Transcribing – 2016.”...
7-Sep-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Pharmacist Group Strongly Opposes Proposed Changes to Medicare Reimbursement

ASHP Opposes CMS Cuts to 340B Reimbursement
25-Jul-2017 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

ASHP Contributes Medication-Use Recommendations to Choosing Wisely Campaign

ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) released five recommendations to facilitate optimal medication use for patients in acute and ambulatory care settings as part of the Choosing Wisely® campaign.
15-Jun-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

ASHP Releases AHFS Drug Information, 2017 Edition

Trusted, Evidence-based Resource Helps Practitioners Make Informed Drug Therapy Decisions
22-Feb-2017 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Interdisciplinary Teamwork Yields Improved Antibiotic Stewardship

A hospital engaged in a quality improvement program launched by ASHP (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) has identified weaknesses in existing antibiotic stewardship initiatives and implemented workflow changes that resulted in faster...
22-Dec-2016 9:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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