On The Cusp Of Change: Social Determinants Of Health Garner Attention

Synopsis: The social determinants of health are being explored by pundits as the root cause of inefficient healthcare spending. This article discusses Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar’s recent nod to forthcoming changes in Medicare reimbursement for non-clinical care. The social determinants of health—economic and social factors that impact health status—have received considerable attention […]

Celebrating Pharmacists: Examining The Virtues Of Pharmacist-Led Care

October is National Pharmacists Month, and the PharmD Live team is pleased to celebrate and recognize pharmacists for their prolific contributions to the evolving landscape of healthcare. As laws, regulations, and paradigms change and affect healthcare provision, pharmacists are expanding their scope of practice. Clinical pharmacists have been tapped to lead chronic care management (CCM) […]