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Samford University is Alabama’s top-ranked private university with nationally ranked academic programs rooted in the university’s Christian mission. Located in suburban Birmingham, Samford was founded in 1841. With an enrollment of 5,471 students, stud...
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Samford University's McWhorter School of Pharmacy honored 111 third-year students at the recent professional pinning ceremony, including Jack Thomas of Pleasant Grove, AL. The annual event recogni...Spring 2017
Jack Thomas of Pleasant grove , AL was recognized during the annual White Coat Ceremony sponsored by Samford University's McWhorter School of Pharmacy (MSOP). Thomas is one of 119 members o...Fall 2014
Pharmacy externAugust 2014 - PresentAs a Pharmacy Extern I follow the work flow of a pharmacy Technician, but also complete many tasks that are pharmacist dependent, with autonomy. These tasks include: calling Physicians to verify corrections on Prescriptions, taking prescription call-ins / voicemails, Counseling patients on OTC products, prescription questions, current disease state management, teaching pharmacy techs how to work with insurance billing, helping manage inventory of the pharmacy, preparing prescriptions for verification by the pharmacist, selling prescriptions to patients, checking patient’s blood glucose / blood pressure, administering vaccinations, and helping the pharmacist conduct Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services and health screening on and with patients.
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