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A profession of fighting

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Has anyone but myself noticed how pharmacy has turned into a profession of nothing but fighting?

One pharmacy to rule them all…

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Going along with my previous (and popular) socialized medicine post, I have a solution from the pharmacy aspect that I thought of while reading some responses to it.

The big socialized medicine post

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Here I will give my thoughts and viewpoint on the current push to give people socialized medicine in the US.

Cracky McCrackhead Addict

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A pharmacy without crackheads would be like a Big-Mac without the secret sauce.

ePrescribing for eIdiots

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ePrescribing is the stupidest thing to come to pharmacy to date.

The big welfare mother rant.

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This one is going to be a doozy, so please read the entire post before writing me a 10 page comment about your life story and how much of an asshole I am.

The stupid will inherit the earth

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According to the scientific trends that every pharmacist sees every day in a retail settings, the future of humanity will possess 3 major characteristics:

Over $1/min to write down numbers

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I don’t mind if a patient calls up and has a question (except if its when their vicodin is due).

DTC Advertising

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DTC Advertising – Direct to Consumer Advertising.

Why I hate Plavix Reps

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Bristol-Myers Squibb/Sanofi Plavix reps are on the top of my drug-rep shit list.

Hand-Holding with the last tobacco banning post.

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I really hate doing clue-bat entries, but from some of the comment/emails I have received regarding my previous post about tobacco sales in pharmacies some/most of you ‘don’t get it’.

Tobacco ban in pharmacies is STUPID

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Most (if not all) of you have heard in the news about banning the sales of Tobacco products in pharmacies.

A Clinical Pharmacist Error.

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Once in a while I get a rather bitter comment from a “Pharmacist” who just got his shiny new degree and license and thinks he knows it all.

I am Fatsomyalgia

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So I haven’t poked fun at The Angriest Pharmacist in a while.


Truth about DAW-1

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I really get angry when I see a DAW-1 on a prescription.

The woes of new prescriptions

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Lets face it, pharmacists are between a rock and a hard place when it comes to new prescriptions.

Fixed Income Medicare Blues

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I know I haven’t been posting lately compared to my DrugMonkey and Angriest counterparts.

Banning Cell Phones

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Is there some sort of paint you can line pharmacies with that will block cell phone reception?

ATAP: Returned to Stock

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Today we have another episode of Ask The Angry Pharmacist, where our very own TAP answers YOUR questions about life, pharmacy, drugs, and why that soma is too early to be filled!

Patients who kill your Patience

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Retail pharmacy (or working with the public) demands one huge element that most students lack.

ATAP: What exactly do you do?

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Welcome to another installment of Ask The Angry Pharmacist, where the most famous pharmacist on the planet (heh) answers YOUR questions and concerns in a not-so-nice (usually) way!

The word of the day is WORK

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If anyone would come up to me while I’m filling Rx’s and say “Boy, you look like you’re hard at work” I would just give a casual smile and continue along.

California Medicaid Cuts – Ground Zero

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Yesterday the California Medicaid system (Medi-Cal) cut reimbursements by 10% across the boards for Doctors, Dentists and Pharmacies.