PHARMACISTS EXPANDING ROLE IN DIABETES CARE

Supermarket pharmacists with training in diabetes care are making a difference.Pharmacists with elevated skills are meeting a large demand for diabetes patient education while furthering food store chains' repositioning of pharmacy for patient care services.A burst of new state legislation mandating insurers to reimburse providers of diabetes products and services will motivate pharmacists' retraining

Supermarket pharmacists with training in diabetes care are making a difference.

Pharmacists with elevated skills are meeting a large demand for diabetes patient education while furthering food store chains' repositioning of pharmacy for patient care services.

A burst of new state legislation mandating insurers to reimburse providers of diabetes products and services will motivate pharmacists' retraining and enhances the potential for community pharmacy to establish niches

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