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Take the Bull by the Horns

Well, another productive day. I spoke with a pharmacist at HMSA/Healthways who truly backs me. She told me how reimbursement really is (at least in Hawaii), and ways I can make a difference. Then, she connected me to people who

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Take Control of the Situation!

I think¬†pharmacies¬†need to take more control on the patient’s behalf. They need to get away from the drugstore model and be more involved with the patient. Wouldn’t it be great if you made an appointment with your pharmacist once a

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My Visit With a Pediatrician

I didn’t take too well to being spoken down to by a physician.

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Nurses, are you ready?

I have been talking with my boyfriend, who is a flight nurse with about 13 years of critical care experience, about getting more training and pursuing what he originally was wanting, certification as a nurse anesthetist. Looks like now is

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