07/18/2017
According to the study, 63% of African American participants in a survey said they never use sunscreen.
07/18/2017
We offer community pharmacy project ideas that benefit your patients, staff and students. This month’s focus is on summer safety.
07/18/2017
As a preceptor, a great deal of work goes into evaluating the knowledge and skills of the students and residents who are assigned to your practice.
07/18/2017
Greco wants to teach students to apply the concepts they learn in the classroom to a real-life setting.
07/11/2017
Community pharmacists can take an active role in making patients aware of the importance of skin cancer screenings.
07/11/2017
Take a couple of minutes to let us know how we can help you the way you need it most.
07/11/2017
Today, David operates Belew Drug. He purchased it from his father’s estate shortly after obtaining his degree in 1999.
07/03/2017
To be sure your patients enjoy the fun in the sun safely, consider adding some quick quiz questions to your counseling sessions.
07/03/2017
Be sure that your patients are spending time outside during the heat of the day safely.
07/03/2017
Precepting is a time-consuming task usually taken on by those who want to invest in the future of the profession.
07/03/2017
New research may ultimately help athletes and trainers better understand who may be more at risk for heat stroke.
06/27/2017
Testing for large numbers of genetic changes can identify men with more than a 10-fold increased risk of testicular cancer, according to a new study.
06/27/2017
DSN’s CPE Topic Suggestion Box is open. Let us know what CE lessons you need and we'll try to deliver!
06/27/2017
A new study has found that MRI and MRI-guided biopsies are more cost effective in the long term than standard ultrasounds.
06/27/2017
Community pharmacists are uniquely positioned to provide education to their male patients and encourage them to speak with their doctors.
06/20/2017
Are we accomplishing our mission and program goals? Let us know!
06/20/2017
The next installment of DSN Quick Credit is now available.
06/20/2017
Providing professional students with meaningful projects is the job of every preceptor. Here is this month's project idea.
06/20/2017
Her passion for empowering colleagues to drive clinical services in the community setting have inspired the students and residents she has precepted.
06/13/2017
Are there any lessons you need that we're not already offering? Let us know!
06/13/2017
Our Community Pharmacy of the Month for June is not your typical pharmacy in any sense of the word. In fact, this one has wheels.
06/11/2017
Perhaps one of the more important roles is to help patients and their families understand how to make informed decisions regarding prostrate health.
06/06/2017
Community pharmacies are in a perfect position to join in and raise awareness among all patients.
06/06/2017
It is estimated that testosterone levels decline at a rate of approximately 1% each year beginning in the third decade of life.
06/06/2017
Experts recommend that most adults get at least seven hours of sleep each day.
06/06/2017
We want to honor those pharmacists who are helping usher in the next generation of pharmacists.
05/30/2017
Help your patients know the facts and the myths about sunscreen use.
05/30/2017
Community pharmacists can provide actionable steps that patients can take to protect themselves and their families.
05/30/2017
EA is a 24-year-old Caucasian female who visited the pharmacy today seeking recommendations for treatment for sunburn.
05/30/2017
Technicians, check out these links for resources and education including four free Quick Credit CPE lessons.
05/23/2017
By 2020, one in two Americans older than 50 is expected to have, or to be at risk of developing, osteoporosis of the hip, which leads to a greater risk of hip fracture.
05/23/2017
As the population continues to age, busy community pharmacies will encounter greater numbers of patients who are at risk of osteoporosis.
05/23/2017
With a long holiday weekend coming soon, community pharmacies have a great opportunity this week to add an ounce of sunscreen prevention to patient education.
05/23/2017
To be sure that we’re headed in the right direction in accomplishing our mission and program goals, we need your help in telling us how we’re doing.
05/16/2017
DSN offers community pharmacy project ideas that benefit your patients, staff and students. This month’s focus is on asthma.
05/16/2017
Upon refilling MT’s medications this month, the technician noted that MT who is typically exactly on track with refill dates is late filling her prescriptions.
05/16/2017
Precepting pharmacy students and residents is a time-consuming task, but it’s one that signals just how invested preceptors are in the future of the profession.
05/16/2017
Becoming a preceptor means being willing and able to carve out significant amounts of time to dedicate to a student pharmacist or resident.
05/09/2017
Adequate folic acid consumption by women of childbearing age has been linked to prevention of birth defects of the brain and spine known as neural tube defects.
05/09/2017
Do you need a specific type of lesson to maintain a credential or certificate?
05/09/2017
The research underscores the need for pharmacists to take a more active role in managing asthmatic patients.
05/09/2017
The pharmacy team provides services to people who are literally its neighbors, and it takes its role in the community very seriously.
05/02/2017
The guidelines stress the importance of long-term, regular follow-up to help patients living with asthma maintain control.
05/02/2017
Many patients are not following recommendations concerning their asthma action plans.
05/02/2017
What happens when a patient tries to refill one of her asthma medications eight days too soon?
05/02/2017
Take charge of your CE and let us know if there are any specific topics you need or want to take, and we’ll get started developing those lessons.
04/25/2017
It’s always a good time to evaluate your personal plan and the commitment all pharmacists have for continuing professional development.
04/25/2017
In the community pharmacy, a variety of patient problems present daily.
04/25/2017
When patients with diabetes pick up refills for medications, take a moment to discuss the risks of hypoglycemia.
04/25/2017
As a part of our on-going content needs assessment, we are requesting topic submissions from you, our users.

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