The Mother of Invention?

Across the nation, businesses are becoming more creative and innovative in this “new normal” that has consumed all of us since mid-March of this year. We have seen distilleries stepping up to the plate to produce hand sanitizer.  We have seen novice crafters pulling...

The Emerging Storm: Suicide & COVID-19

“We are all in the same boat,” the social media posts proclaim, in reference to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  And, while I appreciate the sense of unity that such posts imply, I adamantly disagree. We are not all in the same boat here. Even professionally, I hear...

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Coronavirus. COVID-19. Pandemic. These are words that everyone in the nation has become intimately familiar with over the past weeks as media outlets push the constant updates of major closings, cancellations, and drastic adjustments...

90-Day Supply

90-Day Supply We have spent a considerable amount of time ‘unpacking’ the New York Times article by Ellen Gabler entitled, “How Chaos at Chain Pharmacies is Putting Patients at Risk” that was originally published on January 31st. And, it is with good reason that this...

Exhaustive Refill Requests

Exhaustive Refill Requests Many of us grew up hearing the story of “The Little Boy Who Cried Wolf.”  In the story, a young boy was tasked with guarding the town’s sheep and to yell for help when necessary. The boy, however, had a habit of screaming ‘wolf’ at...