Category Archive: Pharmacy & Pharmacists

Oct 05

Did You Brush Your Teeth?

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by Wayne Oliver – Vice President at RxAlly Originally published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution on October 5, 2012 http://blogs.ajc.com/health-flock/2012/10/05/did-you-brush-your-teeth/ As a child, I can’t tell you how many times I heard that question. As a parent, I can’t tell you how many times I’ve asked that question. Over the years, dentists have done a fantastic …

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Sep 05

Creating a Culture of Health

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by Wayne Oliver – Vice President at RxAlly. Orginally posted in Atlanta Journal Constitution at 12:20 pm September 5, 2012, Regardless of what has happened in the past or what will happen in the future to the Affordable Care Act, also known as “ObamaCare,” there has been a general recognition that we need to create …

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Jul 05

ObamaCare: Ready for the Next Stage

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by Wayne W. Oliver – Healthcare Consultant Originally published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution on July 4, 2012 The fate of ObamaCare now moves from the legal and constitutional stage back to the political arena.  As most Americans know by now, Chief Justice John Roberts joined with the more liberal members of the Supreme Court …

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May 23

Creating 21st Century Solutions in Healthcare

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by Wayne W. Oliver, Vice President, Center for Health Transformation Originally published by the Atlanta Journal Constitution on November 4, 2011 At the Center for Health Transformation, we are working hard to create a 21st Century Intelligent Health System that can save lives and saves money for all Americans. However, it seems like every time …

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May 23

Pharmacists: An Answer to the Health Access Problem … and More

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by Wayne Oliver, Vice President, Center for Health Transformation Originally published in the Atlanta Journal Constitution on May 2, 2012 Improved access to healthcare was one of the main selling points of federal health reform. ObamaCare places a great deal of importance on expanding coverage with a special focus on advancing health wellness, preventative services …

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May 23

The Importance of Patient Adherence to Medication Therapy

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by Wayne Oliver – vice president, Center for Health Transformation Originally published by the Atlanta Journal Constitution on August 3, 2011 As former Surgeon General Dr. C. Everett Koop said, “Drugs don’t work in patients who don’t take them.” Prescription medications are only effective when they are taken. In many pharmacy circles, the term medication …

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