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Pharmacists: Overworked and Understaffed

Covid-19 has made an already tough situation even tougher. Pharmacists at chain stores are now being pushed more than ever to do more with less. “They’re working faster, filling more orders and juggling a wider range of tasks with fewer staff members at a pace that many say is unsustainable and jeopardizes patient safety.” (NBCNews.com) […]

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Is Chaos at Chain Pharmacies Putting You at Risk?

For decades, pharmacists were the most trusted profession in America. Though they are still respected, they are no longer the most trusted. Back then, pharmacies were actually owned by the pharmacists; they were independent. Pharmacists normally lived in the community they served, and knew their customers well. They would take their time filling prescriptions, and […]

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How to Deal with Pharmacy Prescription Errors in South Carolina

Amounting to a whopping 271.88 billion US dollars in sales in the year 2015, the pharmacy and drugstore industry in the US is big business. From the huge chain drugstores like CVS and Walgreens, to medical clinics, grocery stores, hospitals and nursing homes, prescription drugs are everywhere. In the US, there are 67,000 pharmacies spread across various facilities including […]

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What Happens When the Pharmacy Gives You the Wrong Medication?

Getting the wrong medication from the pharmacy and suffering serious harm sounds like a nightmare, but it’s shockingly common:  according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), medication errors cause at least one death every day and injure about 1.3 million people annually in the United States.So what happens when a medication error puts […]