There is currently a shortage of available donated organs. With advances in science, in particular transplant surgery, the number of patients needing a transplant procedure has increased, while available donated organs has not. There are plenty of types of organ […]
We all know about Heart Awareness Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but most of us don’t know that April is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month. IBS is a disorder that affects the large intestine (colon). Those who suffer […]
Daniel P. Kus, BS Pharm, RPh, discusses how the growth of drug prices could impact the specialty pharmacy patient experience.
Daniel P. Kus, BS Pharm, RPh, discusses how specialty pharmacies can help patients manage out-of-pocket drug spending.
6 Facts about Multiple Sclerosis 1. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a neurological disease. Myelin is a substance wrapped around the body’s nerves to protect them. Multiple sclerosis is a condition where a person’s body attacks itself, breaking […]
You might not have heard, but March is Sleep Awareness Month. Even though you might wonder what sleep awareness is or why it’s important, sleep-related problems affect 50 to 70 million Americans of all ages and socioeconomic classes. If you’re […]
Jonathan Van Lare, PharmD, director of Clinical Services at Pharmacy Advantage, discusses challenges balancing the quality of care with the high cost of treatments.
March is National Nutrition Month, a time focused on educating people to make good food choices, develop good eating habits, and incorporating physical activity into daily routines. As part of that, take a look at some of the top […]
Jonathan Van Lare, PharmD, director of Clinical Services at Pharmacy Advantage, discusses the impact of oncology medications and how specialty pharmacies can adjust.
Douglas Samojedny, RPh, director of Pharmacy Operations at Pharmacy Advantage, discusses how specialty pharmacy can best utilize data analytics.