Learning ExpressCE Hits Milestone

Learning ExpressCE hit a huge milestone earlier this year by crossing over 2,000,000 continuing education hours managed through their service! Learning ExpressCE is a software-as-a-service LMS (Learning Management System) that was built for the management and processing of continuing education.  Learn more here: https://www.learningexpressce.com/  Congratulations Learning ExpressCE!

FDA Commissioner Releases Statement on Current Influenza Season

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD released a statement this week regarding the efficacy of the 2017-2018 influenza vaccine and the effect of the H3N2 strain.  Even though the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported that the vaccine has a 36% efficacy this year — a higher percentage […]

NASPA and Upsher-Smith Honor 45 Pharmacists

The National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations, Upsher-Smith Laboratories, LLC, and the state pharmacy associations are proud to honor the 45 pharmacists selected as Excellence in Innovation award winners in 2017.  All 45 winners can be seen on the press release. “We appreciate Upsher-Smith for supporting the Excellence in Innovation Award,” said Rebecca Snead, Executive Vice President and […]

Pharmacy and Emergency Preparedness Brief Released

Healthcare Ready has released an issue brief, Pharmacy and Emergency Preparedness: A Landscape Analysis. This report examines trends in healthcare aimed at enhancing preparedness, and highlights resources and advancements available to pharmacy stakeholders.  A shorter “snapshot” version is also available. Download Full Brief Download Snapshot Version

ACIP Releases 2018 Immunization Schedules

The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has issued the 2018 immunization schedule for children and adolescents and adults.  According to the CDC, changes in the pediatric schedule include recommendations for poliovirus, influenza, and measles, mumps, and rubella vaccines, and clarification of the recommendations for rotavirus and pneumococcal vaccines.  Changes in the adult schedule […]

LP3 Network Celebrates Grand Opening of New State-of-the-Art Learning Center

 LP3 Network has reinforced its long-term commitment to healthcare education with the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art Learning Center in Aventura, Florida, officially opened this month by Enid Weisman, City of Aventura Mayor, Tony Dos Santos, President of Medisca Pharmaceuticals, and Maurizio De Stefano, LP3 Network General Manager. Featuring distinctive, transparent architecture and progressive design […]