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How COVID-19 Is Empowering Pharmacists

April 13, 2020

By Marc Sweeney, Pharm.D. Dean, School of Pharmacy Cedarville University Due to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for more frontline healthcare workers, pharmacists have been empowered by the federal government and most states to meet the growing healthcare needs. Considering that pharmacists are educated in a... View Article

Provider Status and You

February 7, 2020

by Myriam Shaw Ojeda, Pharm.D. What is the meaning of a disruption? I like to visualize this word as a calm ocean floor that is interrupted by a speeding sea creature. Eventually, the waters may settle down, but the sandy ocean bed is never the same. I share this imagery... View Article

The Business of Disrupting Healthcare: A Cedarville Encore Event

September 18, 2019

Join the School of Business Administration, School of Pharmacy, and The Graduate School at Cedarville University for a special one-day event: “The Business of Disrupting Healthcare: A Cedarville Encore Event” Friday, October 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Through breakout sessions and a lunchtime plenary speaker, we’ll explore some... View Article

Is the Future of Pharmacy in Jeopardy?

August 6, 2019

by Marc Sweeney, R.Ph., Pharm.D. Dean, Cedarville University School of Pharmacy Is the future of pharmacy really in jeopardy? Is automation going to replace the pharmacist’s role? Is reimbursement for dispensing causing the elimination of the profession? Some traditional-minded individuals seem to be fostering a bleak view of the profession’s... View Article

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New Cedarville Initiative Moving the Needle on Collaborative Healthcare

May 16, 2019

The following article published in the Dayton Business Journal highlights how the Cedarville University School of Pharmacy is disrupting healthcare through innovative solutions. New Cedarville initiative moving the needle on collaborative health care By Laura Newpoff DBJ contributor If pharmacists are going to realize their value as part of a patient’s... View Article

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Collaborative Practice in Pharmacy at Community Health Center

May 10, 2019

As the healthcare profession has changed through the years, so has the role and opportunity for pharmacists to influence healthcare. Once known for dispensing prescriptions and warning doctors of potentially dangerous drug interactions, today’s pharmacists now have the ability in certain situations to prescribe medicines and order labs. Welcome to... View Article

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Disrupting Healthcare

May 10, 2019

Cedarville University School of Pharmacy faculty and students are disrupting the pharmacy profession. When most hear the word disruption, it may provoke thoughts of upheaval, but for the Cedarville University School of Pharmacy, the goal is fresh solutions. Pharmacy students at Cedarville receive a comprehensive, accredited education rooted in a... View Article