Advertisement

Topics

Conceptualising production, productivity and technology in pharmacy practice: a novel framework for policy, education and research.

08:00 EDT 3rd October 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Conceptualising production, productivity and technology in pharmacy practice: a novel framework for policy, education and research."

People and health systems worldwide face serious challenges due to shifting disease demographics, rising population demands and weaknesses in healthcare provision, including capacity shortages and lack of impact of healthcare services. These multiple challenges, linked with the global push to achieve universal health coverage, have made apparent the importance of investing in workforce development to improve population health and economic well-being. In relation to medicines, health systems face challenges in terms of access to needed medicines, optimising medicines use and reducing risk. In 2017, the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) published global policy on workforce development ('the Nanjing Statements') that describe an envisioned future for professional education and training. The documents make clear that expanding the pharmacy workforce benefits patients, and continually improving education and training produces better clinical outcomes.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Human resources for health
ISSN: 1478-4491
Pages: 51

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [17835 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Opioid Overreach? State, Retail Pharmacy Policies Prompt Scope-of-Practice Concerns.

Worries over what's been termed a national opioid epidemic is leading to new state and corporate pharmacy policies that could blur the line between the practice of pharmacy and the practice of medicin...

Hospital pharmacy technicians practice and perceptions in France and Quebec, Canada.

To describe practice and perceptions of hospital pharmacy technicians (HPTs) in France and in Quebec, Canada. The secondary objective was to compare both work settings to identify differences.

Production of 1,3-propanediol from pure and crude glycerol using a UASB reactor with attached biomass in silicone support.

The 1,3-propanediol (1,3-PDO) yield and productivity from glycerol were studied over a 155-day period. A UASB reactor that also contained silicone support for biomass attachment was used to evaluate t...

Changing status in health care: community and hospital pharmacists' perceptions of pharmacy practice.

This study aimed to explore experienced community and hospital pharmacists' perceptions of how their pharmacy practice and status in health care are affected by others' views of them.

2018 Hematology/Oncology Pharmacist Association Best Practices for the Management of Oral Oncolytic Therapy: Pharmacy Practice Standard.

The aim of the current work was to present a pharmacy practice standard from the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) on the management of oral oncolytic therapy.

Clinical Trials [5408 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Medication Maintenance Therapy in Community Pharmacy Settings

The goal of this study is to examine how the pharmacy can better optimize treatment expansion by providing pharmacy-based medication assisted treatment (MAT) for maintenance under a collab...

Models for Improving Operating Room Productivity: Delays, Cancellations and Pre-admission Testing

The goal of the study is to identify factors that enhance productivity and increase value delivered by hospitals drawing on concepts used in industry for quality and productivity in produc...

Comparison Between Injection Molded PEEK Framework and Cobalt Chromium Framework in Removable Partial Denture Regarding Retention

This study is aiming to evaluate the retentive forces in PEEK framework RPD compared to Cobalt-Chrome framework RPD during attachment/detachment cycles in mandibular kennedy class I edentu...

Active@Work - Optimizing Physical Activity at Work.

The aim of this project is to explore if monitoring physical activity including feedback can have any effect on physical activity level, function, work ability, health related quality of l...

PROductivity Study of Presbyopia Elimination in Rural-dwellers (PROSPER)

This trial seeks to establish, using a randomized, controlled design, the impact of near eyesight correction on the productivity of presbyopic agricultural workers in India, as measured by...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

The granting of a license to practice pharmacy.

The application of scientific knowledge or technology to pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation in the manufacture, preparation, compounding, dispensing, packaging, and storing of drugs and other preparations used in diagnostic and determinative procedures, and in the treatment of patients.

Individuals enrolled in a school of pharmacy or a formal educational program leading to a degree in pharmacy.

The practice of compounding and dispensing medicinal preparations.

Educational programs for pharmacists who have a bachelor's degree or a Doctor of Pharmacy degree entering a specific field of pharmacy. They may lead to an advanced degree.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Pharmacy
Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...

Healthcare
Health care (or healthcare) is the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in humans. Health care is delivered by practitioners in medicine, chiropractic, dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, a...


Searches Linking to this Article