APhA: Pharmacists shouldn't assist with criminal executions

The American Pharmacists Association's House of Delegates voted on Monday to adopt a new policy that discourages the participation of pharmacists in executions because it contradicts the mission of a pharmacist. “The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) discourages pharmacist participation in executions on the basis that such activities are fundamentally contrary to the role of pharmacists as providers of health care,” the newly adopted policy said. Read More »

Geneva Woods Pharmacy completes Frontier Medical integration

Geneva Woods Pharmacy, Inc., (GWP) a provider of integrated home and specialty pharmacy services in under-served rural markets, said on Tuesday that its merger with Frontier Medical has been fully implemented structurally, as it has now fully integrated the firm -- a provider of long-term care pharmaceutical services, home medical equipment, and complex rehabilitation and respiratory services in Alaska -- into its own company. Read More »