The dilemma of establishing effective pharmacy staffing levels

Shane, Rita; Gouveia, William
December 2009
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;12/1/2009, Vol. 66 Issue 23, p2103
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the development of pharmacy staffing algorithms in the U.S. He mentions that specialty care must be considered in developing the staff so as to best utilize the skills and competencies of specialty pharmacy practitioners. The author points out that pharmacist must be required by patients to evaluate their medication regimens to ensure optimal and safe medication management.


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