2017 Pharmacy Compensation Survey — Base pay increased – All Positions / Healthcare Retail / Satellite Pharmacist increased 27.4% 2015-2017 / Lead Pharmacy Technician increased 10.7%  Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! Record breaking survey results to report! We had a record number of organizations at 326, highest ever!! I’ll expand upon all in future emails as there […]

  Pharmacy Student Tipping Point WAS reached in 2015 / Overall New Pharmacy App’l DOWN, Attrition Rate Highest EVER & Enrollment FLAT 2016 Student Applications, Enrollments and Degrees Conferred are now available from the AACP! See the link at the bottom for the raw data.   Profile 2016 – 6,600 faculty, 64,300 students enrolled in professional […]

Medication reminder systems, simplification of dosing, medication organizers, and virtual assistants have all shown some effectiveness, albeit marginal, in improving adherence rates. Health care costs associated with nonadherence to medication regimens are now exceed $300 billion annually. And, despite the aforementioned interventions, the overall rate of nonadherence for the past 40 years has remained at […]

As a pharmacist, you have options when it comes to where you work, and at PharmacyWeek we see several pharmacy job opportunities cross desks every day that even make us want to get up and go work at these dream destinations. Jet Setter Pharmacist highlights great job openings in even better locations, and what makes these […]

Current Job Openings: 1 Pharmacy Management opening 2 Clinical Pharmacist openings 5 Staff Pharmacist openings 3 Pharmacy Resident openings 7 Technician openings Lahey Health About Lahey Health Putting You First Providing the right care for who matters most, you. Lahey Health brings you the comfort of knowing your health is always in the best hands, […]

Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! Here we are. We’re past the first quarter, a quarter that people so often start with zest, hope and promise — and end in frustration or despair, when things don’t unfold precisely how we vowed or envisioned they would. People don’t respond to our job applications as fast as we want. Interviews […]

Current Job Openings: 7 Clinical Pharmacist openings 5 Staff Pharmacist openings 1 Pharmacy Management opening 4 Pharmacist Intern openings 12 Technician openings University of Utah Health About University of Utah Health University of Utah Health is the Mountain West’s only academic health care system, combining excellence in patient care, the latest in medical research, and […]

Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! Wanderlust. Or, maybe it’s a desire to get closer to family. Or a spouse who just landed a new job, in another state. Or, perhaps, you just can’t take another day of the stinking cold weather. Whatever prompts your goal or need to find work in a new town, the common denominator […]