TITLE

Maintaining pharmacy as a service-oriented profession

AUTHOR(S)
Hope, Nancy H.; Shealy, Kayce M.; Foushee, Jaime A.; Gerrald, Katherine R.
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;7/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 13, p1204
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the need for maintaining pharmacy as a service-oriented profession by committing to the standards set by the 'Oath of a Pharmacist'. She highlights the importance of choosing service activities, such as volunteering at local free clinics, participating in state pharmacy associations, and identifying the correct areas of service. The advantages of managing time and mentoring new practitioners for a strong service orientation are also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
62548730

 

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