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ASHPOfficial is the premier podcast of ASHP and the collective voice of our 50,000 members in health-system pharmacy. Through interviews and discussions with pharmacy thought leaders, ASHPOfficial will explore issues related to public health, medication use, and supporting the professional practice of pharmacists in hospitals, health systems, ambulatory clinics, and other settings. To learn more about ASHP, please visit ashp.org.

ASHPOfficial is the premier podcast of ASHP and the collective voice of our 50,000 members in health-system pharmacy. Through interviews and discussions with pharmacy thought leaders, ASHPOfficial will explore issues related to public health, medication use, and supporting the professional practice of pharmacists in hospitals, health systems, ambulatory clinics, and other settings. To learn more about ASHP, please visit ashp.org.

Location:

United States

Description:

ASHPOfficial is the premier podcast of ASHP and the collective voice of our 50,000 members in health-system pharmacy. Through interviews and discussions with pharmacy thought leaders, ASHPOfficial will explore issues related to public health, medication use, and supporting the professional practice of pharmacists in hospitals, health systems, ambulatory clinics, and other settings. To learn more about ASHP, please visit ashp.org.

Language:

English

Contact:

888-917-8793


Episodes

Who, What, Where, and When: Managing Specialty Pharmacy Staffing during the COVID 19 pandemic and beyond

1/22/2021
Through a series of podcasts, we will discuss the current state of Specialty Pharmacy during the COVID-19 pandemic and how specialty pharmacy practice has changed. During this podcast, we will discuss on-site and remote staffing models, rotating staff, and other staffing considerations during and beyond the pandemic. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive...

Duration:00:29:30

Therapeutic Thursdays:Vancomycin AUC vs MIC

1/21/2021
In June 2020, a new consensus guideline was published in the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy that changed therapeutic drug monitoring recommendations for vancomycin from troughs to AUC. This change has created significant controversy across the nation. Today, we are hoping to settle some of these controversies. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive...

Duration:00:22:03

Informatics Pearls 2020: Bytes of Informatics

1/20/2021
Listen in as content matter experts share “pearls” of wisdom in this fast-paced, fun format. This session features practitioners in Informatics and is brought to you by the Section of Pharmacy Informatics and Technology. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The contents of the podcast have not been reviewed by ASHP,...

Duration:00:23:33

Well-being Wednesday: Making a Meaningful Organizational Commitment to Workforce Well-Being and Resilience

1/13/2021
A meaningful organizational commitment to workforce well-being and resilience from leaders in healthcare organizations and departments is critical to mitigating burnout. As our country experiences extraordinary surges with COVID-19, it is more important than ever to bolster the resilience of our nation’s healthcare workforce and systems. Join us for this podcast that will outline action steps that leaders can take to “fix the workplace” and not just “fix the worker.” The information...

Duration:00:35:30

Educator Essentials: Learners as Pharmacy Extenders

1/12/2021
In this podcast episode, Dr. Bryan Hayes, Director for the PGY-2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital discusses his recent publication “Improving Burnout Through Reducing Administrative Burden: a Pilot of Pharmacy-Driven Medication Histories on a Hospital Medicine Service” and reviews ways that student and resident learners can be utilized as pharmacy extenders of care. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of...

Duration:00:20:12

Patient Care to Global Health: Exploring a Non-Traditional Pharmacy Career Path

1/4/2021
Pharmacy professionals have a transferable skill set that can be applied in a variety of settings. From health-systems to the community to research and education, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are assets to the healthcare team and patient care delivery no matter the discipline. In this episode, we speak with Ishmael Qawiy, Pharm.D. MBA, BCACP about his career journey and his experience transitioning from patient care delivery to working on global health projects in the non-profit...

Duration:00:19:28

A Look into ASHP’s Executive Fellowship in Association Leadership and Management Experience

12/22/2020
This podcast explores the ASHP Executive Fellowship in Association Leadership and Management, a paid 12-month postgraduate program at ASHP headquarters in Bethesda, Maryland. In this postgraduate program, fellows are immersed in all aspects of not-for-profit management, while developing their leadership and communication skills, problem-solving techniques, and professional growth. Hear from current and recent graduates of the program about how the mentorship from ASHP Senior Leadership and a...

Duration:00:29:28

PBMs on Trial: The Practical Implications of SCOTUS’s Rutledge v. PCMA Decision

12/18/2020
Today's episode provides members with an update on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Rutledge v. PCMA. We cover what the Court’s ruling against PBMs means for pharmacy practice, and we talk with Rep. Buddy Carter about where PBM regulation goes from here. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The contents of the...

Duration:00:18:01

2020 Influenza Vaccine & the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Ambulatory Care Perspective

12/16/2020
With the combination of the 2020 influenza season and the COVID-19 pandemic, both patients and pharmacy professionals need to be vigilant about protecting themselves. In this podcast, Drs. Martin Bishop and Lauren Cimino discuss the important role ambulatory care pharmacists will play during the unprecedented 2020 influenza season. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a...

Duration:00:08:00

Best Practice in Formulary Management: Biosimilar Reimbursement Challenges

12/15/2020
Joel Hennenfent, Pharm.D., M.B.A., BCPS, FASHP, sits down with Ali McBride, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS, to discuss biosimilar formulary implementation/integration and reimbursement challenges. To learn more about Formulary Management Strategies visit www.formularytoolkit.org The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The...

Duration:00:21:34

Therapeutic Thursdays: Buprenorphine for Pain - I’m (Partially) Here for It, and You Should Be Too!

12/10/2020
At the intersection of two substantial public health challenges, practitioners are faced with reducing suffering from pain while also minimizing harm associated with high-risk analgesics. Dr. Michele Matthews reviews the role of buprenorphine in acute and chronic pain management, the pharmacodynamics of buprenorphine, and clinical pearls for its use in practice. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not,...

Duration:00:14:35

Therapeutic Thursdays: Droperidol – A resurrected option

12/4/2020
Droperidol has come back to the market after several years of being unavailable. Today's episode will discuss its potential place in practice, along with practical considerations, such as dosing and monitoring. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The contents of the podcast have not been reviewed by ASHP, and should...

Duration:00:16:02

Informatics Bytes: You Have Implemented the NCPDP SCRIPT Version 2017071 for E-Prescribing… Now What?

12/4/2020
Healthcare has been required to update the interface standard for e-prescribing by CMS on 1/1/2020, but what does it actually mean or change? The purpose of this podcast is to answer that question. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The contents of the podcast have not been reviewed by ASHP, and should neither be...

Duration:00:14:07

Well-being Wednesday: Mindfulness and Meditation for the Pharmacy Workforce

12/2/2020
This episode is a recording of the Mindfulness and Meditation for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians webinar from ASHP eLearning (no CE for podcast) Activity Date: 10/2/2019 ASHP has been committed to supporting the well-being and resilience of the pharmacy workforce for decades. We have been even more focused on supporting members the last few years given recent evidence and impact of burnout on patient safety and the healthcare workforce. During COVID-19, demands and stress on the...

Duration:00:24:04

Student Perspectives: Navigating the Virtual Residency Showcase and PPS for Prospective Residents

12/2/2020
The ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting has gone virtual! Are you a student or resident preparing for the virtual showcase or PPS? Find out tips and tricks for navigating the virtual showcase, PPS, and virtual poster presentations. The podcast will feature a sneak-peek into ASHP's recent webinar ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting Goes Virtual - Tips and Tricks for Navigating the Virtual Showcases. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The...

Duration:00:23:49

Advocating for Impact: How The Election Results Impact Your Practice

12/1/2020
In today's episode, we provide members with a breakdown of what the election results mean for pharmacy practice. We discuss key Congressional committees, agency leadership, and what it all means for ASHP advocacy priorities. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The contents of the podcast have not been reviewed by...

Duration:00:15:03

Medical Surveillance for USP Chapter

11/30/2020
Today's episode explores considerations worth taking into account when deciding to implement a medical surveillance program as recommended by the USP Chapter Standard. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials are not, and are not intended as, a comprehensive source of drug information on this topic. The contents of the podcast have not been reviewed by ASHP, and should neither be interpreted as the official...

Duration:00:19:32

Best Practice in Formulary Management: Keeping Patients Safe From White Bagging

11/25/2020
White bagging is a major patient safety issue driven by payers within hospitals today. Candy Tsourounis, Pharm.D., FCSHP sits down with Joel Hennenfent, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, FASHP to discuss those safety issues and best practices on how to prevent white bagging to keep our patients safe. To learn more about Formulary Management Strategies visit www.formularytoolkit.org. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials...

Duration:00:19:10

Tips and Tricks for a Successful Virtual Midyear Meeting - Advice from the New Practitioners Forum

11/23/2020
Join members of the ASHP New Practitioners Forum Resident Advancement Advisory Group as they share tips and tricks for Midyear participants to enhance their virtual experience. These ASHP volunteer leaders offer advice on how to prepare for the virtual Midyear Meeting, along with do and don’ts for virtual experiences and interviews. Other resources to promote on web posting: Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview / MCM ChecklistASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting Goes Virtual - Tips and...

Duration:00:13:18

COVID-19 Vaccine: Administration, Allocation, And Uptake By Patients And Health Care Workers

11/20/2020
Join the Section of Pharmacy Practice Leaders Frontline Leaders Advisory Group as they discuss COVID-19 vaccine administration, allocation, and uptake by patients and health care workers. Five of the group’s members discuss: Identifying healthcare workers and high-risk patients that should receive the vaccine first and track vaccine-related data Working with your state in setting up health systems as a vaccine administration site(s) The information presented during the podcast reflects...

Duration:00:33:44