Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2009, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description: The call to change the practice of health-system pharmacy has gone out to those in the profession. But you're saying to yourself; "Why do we need to change? I like my current job and do not want it to change." With growing talk of health-care reform and increasing economic constraints, the call to change health-system pharmacy has been issued. This webinar targeted for new practitioners will cover important initiatives of pharmacy past, which have shaped what is called health-system pharmacy today. Where did clinical pharmacy get its start? When did pharmacists start playing a larger role within the medical team? How has the improved training of pharmacy students affected health-system pharmacy? Enjoy this opportunity to listen and learn as three practitioners with three uniquely different backgrounds give their perspective on health-system pharmacy and take a look into their crystal balls to try and forecast the future for our profession.
By the end of this Webinar, you will be able to:
William Zellmer, B.S.Pharm., M.P.H, Brian Erstad Pharm.D., FASHP, and Cindi Brennan Pharm.D., MHA, FASHP provide a unique view into the past, present and future of health-system pharmacy.