Clostridium difficile Associated Disease

April 12, 2017

Clostridium difficile Associated Disease is a significant infectious disease in the United States that increases  morbidity and mortality.  Unfortunately, the incidence of disease is increasing, but there are ways to prevent it.  Through enahnced infection control practice and through the principles of antimicrobial stewardship, the incidence of disease can be dramatically reduced.  In this podcast, we will discuss strategies to reduce the incidence of disease and protect patients from the consequences of infection

Presented by Davey Legendre, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS-AQID
Regional Vice President, Clinical
Infectious Diseases

Watch Now:

Pharmacy Pain Management Program

April 7, 2017

Listen to a discussion between Larry Bierley, Gabriel Abiola and Nasir Mian regarding their Pharmacy based pain management program.  

You'll learn more about their specific facility, the increasing need for a pain service, Clinical Pharmacist requirements, patient selection, discharge planning, and lessons learned.

Watch Now:

March Tip of the Month: PowerPoint: How to Avoid Information Overload!

March 17, 2017

This podcast discusses techniques on how to use PowerPoint the proper way - as an engaging visual aid to augment your presentation, speech or lecture!

Learn how to avoid overwhelming your audience with data and facts; go "text light and image heavy"

Watch Now:

Expect the most out of your Pharmacy Automation system

March 6, 2017

Identifying the numerous areas that can affect the Pharmacy Automation System.  By improving the management process of the Automation System will result in improved Nursing Satisfaction and Pharmacy staff duties.

Watch Now:

ADEs, ADRs, and Medication Errors: What’s the Difference?

February 27, 2017

The terms ADE, ADR, and medication error are sometimes used interchangeably, but they are different and distinct

By Chris Beebe
DVP Medication Safety

Watch Now:

February Tip of the Month: Convert Boring Statistics in MS Excel into Sparklines!

February 10, 2017

Want to analyze your data without going through the process of developing a chart or graph?  

Create "sparklines" in your next spreadsheet!

Watch Now:

January Tip of the Month: Enhanced Google Search Tips

January 16, 2017

Learn how to use the web's top search engine for more than just searching

Watch Now:

Pain Management & the Role of the Pharmacist

October 25, 2016

A focused review of pain management and over use of opioids for pain,  but is there a different story than the one being played out in the patient who is in pain and not getting adequate treatment.  The podcast will describe some scenarios where the patient is underdosed or not using all the different approaches to pain management. 

 

Watch Now:

Opioid-induced Constipation

October 24, 2016

Hear a discussion between Tina Nguyen a PGY1 resident at St Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital near Houston Texas and co-resident Rosemary Amponsaa-Korang on the treatment of opioid-induced constipation.

Brought to you by CPS

Recorded on October 21, 2016

Watch Now:

Acute Myocardial Infarction Core Measures

October 7, 2016

Hear an interview between Nathan Mitchell, a PGY1 resident at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago, IL and Rabiah Dys, Division Vice President for Clinical Program Development, on updates to the Acute Myocardial Infarction Core Measures.

Watch Now: