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How to Become a PBM Pharmacist | PBM

How to Become a PBM Pharmacist | PBM

If you want to download this guide + 48 other pharmacy career paths for you to access later, you can download it here. This article is a part of a series of The Many Paths of Pharmacy, which has 48 other pharmacy career paths.   Summary - Pharmacists in PBM...

A Celebration Of Roz — A Tribute To My Wife

A Celebration Of Roz — A Tribute To My Wife

My wife, Rosalyn, died in December 2020.  We were married for 38 ½ years.  I loved her.  She was my best friend.  And I miss her a lot.Before I begin my story, I’d just like to say that my wife did not die of COVID.  She had two COVID tests...

The 2021 Pharmacist Salary Guide

The 2021 Pharmacist Salary Guide

Welcome back to The Happy PharmD’s annual salary guide! We’ve made some changes this year to make the guide a bit more palatable.So this year, we’re providing a table with the most important stats for you, followed by an overview of a few important topics. (Okay, we...

Visualization

Visualization

In the 1976 Olympics, the Russians were accused of cheating due to their racking up gold medals in nearly every event. Rumors and assumptions were made they had to be abusing drugs to be winning these medals at an unprecedented number. But as the passing drug tests...

Self-Care

Self-Care

Does prioritizing self-care means betraying your patient care? I asked this question to myself when I was working as a hospital pharmacist and slowly burning out. Our patients have always been our priority as the sole reason for the pharmacy profession, is to take...

The 2020 Pharmacist Salary Guide

The 2020 Pharmacist Salary Guide

Update: This guide has been since updated with more recent data. Read the 2021 Salary Guide here.Here we are, back with our annual salary guide. We provide these each year not only to provide insight into what may be the most preferable pharmacy jobs, but also to aid...