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What Patients Look For in a Pharmacy – Pharmacy Times

[embedded content] Nimesh Jhaveri, President of Health Mart, discusses what patients want in their pharmacy. This interview was filmed at the McKesson IdeaShare 2019 conference in Orlando. Nimesh Jhaveri, RPh: They’re looking for a frictionless, easy experience. They’re looking for a pharmacist and a pharmacy team that they can trust. They’re looking for services to make… Read More »

OpenNotes notches another big milestone, with 40 million patients now seeing their EHRs

OpenNotes has gained major momentum over the past decade in its efforts to convince providers that patients have the right to access the clinical notes in their electronic health records. This week, the initiative announced that more than 40 million patients across some 200 health systems are using secure portals to see their doctors’ notes.… Read More »

What happens when doctors discriminate against patients?

Physicians have a long history of discriminating against patients, and racial discrimination only scratches the surface of current problems facing patients who seek access to care. The Tuskegee Syphilis trials demonstrated how the medical community exploited and compromised the trust of African American patients. Recent research indicates that out of a study of 222 residents… Read More »