Archive for July, 2006

Old Folks and Their Poopies.

All pharmacy staff has seen this before: Old man/lady comes in weekly (or even three times weekly), picks up a bottle (or 4) of the familiar green bottle of Magnesium Citrate, and happily does god only knows with it. Rinse and repeat for the next 10 years. For those non-pharmacy types: Mag Citrate is a […]

Sunday, July 23rd, 2006

Express Scripts, Zocor, and taking it in the butt.

Express Scripts gets the gold medal for screwing over pharmacists across the country (shocking! I know!). If you’re filling Zocor (trade or generic) for an Express Scripts patient, take a look at your reimbursement rates. I have a dollar that says its about 33% below your cost. If you didnt notice the big flashy red […]

Wednesday, July 19th, 2006

Yes! More hate mail!

Heres a hatemail response to my Indian Customer Service Rant a while ago. I’ll put my comments in. Oh, this was also posted by someone at an IP that resolves to internet.walgreens.com. Someone is surfing my website at your local walgreens! Naughty Naughty! I understand the anger in outsource but come on grow up! I […]

Tuesday, July 11th, 2006

CNM/PA/NP, Home Health Nurses, and Stupidty

I love getting hate mail from people who try to defend what I bitch about. Here is a good one: Most CNMs have Master’s Degrees…hardly career college. My response to that: Then learn your shit so I dont have to correct your errors. If you have a “masters” degree, then obvously you should have some […]

Tuesday, July 11th, 2006

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