Surgeon General Jerome M. Adams has a motto: “Better Health through Better Partnerships.” We stand with him in pursuit of that vision.
Rep. Brad Schneider (D-IL) was impressed with healthcare services and cost savings during his pharmacy tour of the Genea Healthcare in Waukegan, Ill., this week.
Sandy Callow had no idea a simple trip to the pharmacy for a flu shot in 2016 would end up saving her life, but it did—and it had nothing to do with the flu.
The value of point-of-care testing is highlighted this week with an award for the developer of NACDS' Point-of-Care Testing Certificate program and an NACDS webinar on the topic.
House Judiciary Committee Member Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) toured a Kroger pharmacy Gainesville, Ga., this week as part of the NACDS RxIMPACT program.
NACDS Rolls Out Enhanced Point-of-Care Testing Program Certificate program trains and educates pharmacists on providing innovative pharmacy services for patients
The certificate program trains and educates pharmacists on providing innovative pharmacy services for patients.
Op-Ed by NACDS, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security Describes Pharmacy’s Role in Preventing Antibiotic Resistance Morning Consult publishes study’s findings on public health priorities
Morning Consult published an op-ed co-authored by Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, president and CEO of NACDS, and Gigi Kwik Gronvall, PhD., senior associate at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security.
This week—-November 13-17-—marks U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) initiative to raise awareness about the growing problem of antimicrobial resistance.
Study Highlights Opportunities for Pharmacies to Help Curb U.S. Opioid Epidemic, Bolster Other Public Health Efforts Declining public health budgets and lingering physician shortages have created a healthcare gap. Helping to fill that gap requires modest changes to government policy that would unlock community pharmacy, long considered an untapped resource for improving public health.
A Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security study funded by NACDS found that pharmacies remain an untapped resource in the effort to curb the national opioid crisis, stem the spread of antibiotic resistance, and strengthen pandemic and emergency preparedness and response.
NACDS, ASTHO & APHA Will Host Meeting on Building Public Health Partnerships Opportunity to explore value of expanding public health and pharmacy partnerships to improve health outcomes
A pre-conference workshop on November 4, 2017, in advance of the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting will focus on strategies to build partnerships across public health agencies and pharmacies to improve patient health outcomes.