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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

Advocating for Impact: August Washington Update

8/5/2022
Tom Kraus, ASHP’s vice president of government relations, and Jillanne Schulte Wall, ASHP’s senior director of health and regulatory policy provide an update on the top policy issues impacting pharmacy practice that are being considered by congress and regulatory agencies this month. 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...

Duration:00:20:08

Innovation Fridays: Innovation at Work: Leveraging Pharmacists to Close Gaps in Mental Health and Pain Care

8/5/2022
This episode from the 2021 Midyear Clinical Meeting explores practice models that include pharmacists as a part of the health care team in the primary care setting and foundational elements of practice for mental health and pain management where pharmacists play a pivotal role. 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....

Duration:00:44:39

COVID-19: Impact of Remote Medication History Technician Workflow during COVID-19 on the Bedside Discharge Medication Delivery Services Acceptance Rate

8/4/2022
In this episode, our content matter experts describe how they identified and procured the necessary technology to facilitate remote work for medication history technicians. This included developing procedures for contacting patients/caregivers remotely to conduct medication history interviews, and training technicians on new technology and workflow and metrics related to the services. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information...

Duration:00:22:08

Well-being and Resiliency: Incorporating Resident Wellbeing Into Your Residency Program

8/3/2022
The draft revision of the ASHP Accreditation Standard for Postgraduate Residency Programs was released for comment on 12/9/2021. One notable addition to the harmonized draft standards is the focus on resident wellbeing. This podcast is intended to highlight how some programs have worked to incorporate residency wellbeing into their program structure and how that could positively impact residency training. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the...

Duration:00:32:50

Hot Topics in Pharmacy: Multistate Licensure and Compliance Best Practices

8/1/2022
This podcast will cover current challenges and best practices for hospitals and health systems looking to maintain multistate pharmacy and pharmacy workforce compliance. 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...

Therapeutic Thursdays (C.E.): Opioid De-escalation: Are We Exceeding the Speed Limit?

7/30/2022
Overprescribing of opioids led to the development of the CDC guidelines for chronic pain which recommended opioid taper in patients when risk outweighed benefit, especially in patients receiving high dose opioids, in order to decrease risk of opioid-related adverse reactions and overdose potential. However, increased risk of harm has been reported in those who may have had opioids tapered inappropriately. This podcast will highlight the process for opioid tapering based on length of opioid...

Duration:00:25:31

Hot Topics in Pharmacy: ASHP Advantage: Standardize for Safety: The Role and Reflections of the Pharmacy Technician

7/29/2022
In this podcast, pharmacy technicians discuss the Standardize 4 Safety initiative and how it impacts the role of the technician in medication preparation and patient safety. 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...

Duration:00:19:16

Therapeutic Thursdays: SICP Educational Steering Committee: “It’s The Remix”: Mixing and Matching COVID Vaccine Boosters

7/28/2022
The CDC has provided a lot of guidance surrounding COVID-19 vaccine boosters and there are several vaccine manufacturers of these vaccines. How do we make sense of this information to ensure patients receive appropriate, evidence-based protection? This podcast will describe supplementary guidance for mixing and matching COVID-19 vaccine boosters by evaluating the literature and also reviewing current CDC recommendations. Due to ongoing updates, please see the CDC’s COVID-19 Vaccine Interim...

Duration:00:20:43

AJHP Voices: National trends in prescription drug expenditures and projections for 2022

7/27/2022
In this podcast, Dr. Nilay Shah and Dr. Eric Tichy discuss the AJHP Special Feature, “National trends in prescription drug expenditures and projections for 2022,” with host and AJHP Editor in Chief Dr. Daniel Cobaugh. 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...

Duration:00:25:41

COVID-19: Telehealth in Small and Rural Hospitals: Pandemic Acceleration and Beyond

7/26/2022
In this episode, our pharmacists who practice in small and rural hospital share best practices for engaging and training pharmacists to use video conferencing technology, identify resources and strategies for developing telepharmacy services and how telepharmacy post COVID can advance pharmacy practice and improve patient care. 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:00:54:20

Research Topics: Introduction to the Specialty Pharmacy Outcomes Literature Library

7/25/2022
Listeners will be introduced to the background and purpose of the Specialty Pharmacy Outcomes Literature Library, an exciting new resource for ASHP members. This podcast will also discuss how best to utilize this resource as members set out to perform their own outcomes projects. 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....

Vaccine Navigators: Meet the Navigators

7/23/2022
In this first of a series, Vicki Basalyga, Director of Member Relations at ASHP and ASHP representative for the Navigators, sits down with the leaders of the group to discuss their mission, vision and the goals of this group as they relate to public health. 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...

Pharmacy Leadership: Leadership in Pharmacy: Traditional/Non-Traditional Career Paths

7/22/2022
This podcast, produced by ASHP’s Pharmacy Administration and Leadership Resident Collaborative, provides an engaging interview with two pharmacy leaders who have had successful careers after completing a Health System Pharmacy Administration and Leadership residency. Although both leaders have completed the same type of residency training, they have pursued different career paths, one being traditional and the other being non-traditional. David Dawka and Samm Anderegg will share their...

Therapeutic Thursdays: Pediatrics: Overcoming Challenges in Parenteral Nutrition Taking Care of Small Patients in Big Places Small Patients and their PN Challenges

7/21/2022
In this pediatric-focused presentation planned in cooperation with the Section of Clinical Specialists and Scientists, our content matter expert reviews the neonatal and pediatric requirements for macronutrients and micronutrients and the characteristics of this population’s specific parenteral nutrition products affect the solubility and stability of the formulation. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and materials...

Student Perspectives: The Value of Mentorship

7/20/2022
Finding and engaging a mentor can be one of the most intimidating and challenging parts of pharmacy school. During this podcast, Megan Wright, PharmD Candidate at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Dr. Katelynn Granger, a PGY-1 resident at MUSC Health, will talk discuss their own personal mentorship relationship and how it can be fostered and maintained through busy times. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information and...

Duration:00:08:23

Hot Topics in Pharmacy: Don’t Get Stuck! Treating Acute Pain in Patients Taking Buprenorphine

7/19/2022
This episode provides an overview of treatment options for acute pain in patients taking buprenorphine and how pharmacists can provide optimal care for patients. 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 policies...

Duration:00:17:28

Leadership Conversations: Establishing an Student Internship Program

7/18/2022
There are a wide variety of student internship programs across the country. This podcast, hosted by the New Practitioners Forum, focuses on unique summer internship programs and shares advice for practitioners to consider when establishing or enhancing internship programs at their institution. 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...

Duration:00:42:19

Pharmacy Leadership and oversite of additional service lines

7/18/2022
We speak with three pharmacy leaders that have organizational responsibility for pharmacy and other clinical service lines. This is a growing phenomenon in healthcare and this podcast episode shares their insights and learnings with managing additional service lines. 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...

Duration:00:23:52

Pharmacy Informatics Women Leaders: Career Perspectives – Residency Training

7/15/2022
Listeners will learn about SOPIT’s pharmacy informaticist women leaders who are currently in high impact roles within their organizations. Discussion will involve their career paths, current or past activities they most enjoyed, advice for fellow informaticists, and where they envision informatics in the future. 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...

Duration:00:27:51

It’s a Balancing Act: Cultivating Passions In and Outside of the Pharmacy Profession

7/14/2022
This episode features a conversation with Alsean Bryant, an HIV pharmacy specialist with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. Listeners will learn about his thriving pharmacy practice as well as his work with national recording artists, a professional football team, and mentees. Alsean will share how he is able to explore all of his interests and leave a lasting impact on the community. The information presented during the podcast reflects solely the opinions of the presenter. The information...

Duration:00:21:44