Richard’s Rant: FOOD & PHARMACY

August 2020 FOOD & PHARMACY Like many of you, the community I serve is small, rural, and poor. That has become the population most common to Independent Community Pharmacy. These folks, our folks, are more likely to have significant challenges accessing healthcare, understanding the healthcare system and suffer from multiple challenges related to Social Determinants …

Richard’s Rant: BENADRYL

January 2020 BENADRYL The “doctor’s phone” rang.  For those of you who don’t remember the times before eScripts, that was a dedicated telephone line most pharmacies had for physicians in the area.  It had an unlisted number, a rotary dial, and a typical desk-type handset that you cradled between your ear and your shoulder as …