Alaska Pharmacist Discusses Medication Safety and Provider Status

| April 10, 2015

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Alaska pharmacist Michelle Vaughn shares her story of pharmacists providing patient care. Pharmacists are health care providers, but they are not recognized as such under federal law. Provider status legislation would recognize pharmacists as health care providers, so patients will have improved access to pharmacists' services.

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Established in 1973, Australian owned Macquarie Health Corporation is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Macquarie Hospital Services has owned and operated private hospitals since 1976. Today, we are one of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 11 hospitals. Building on the foundation provided by our mission & values, MHS puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality.

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