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Are jobs in pharmacy decreasing?

Tom Sobieski, Retired Pharmacist, turned American Ex-Pat, living the good life in Zacatecas. Really don’t think so, especially in large cities like New York. Population growth, a growing geriatric populace all contribute t need. Also, the expansion of tghe duties of a Pharmacist ( such as giving vaccinations) are contributing …

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How do pharmaceutical companies price drugs?

Companies price drugs to be at a competitive value compared to the current standard of care. Most nations use a Value-Based Pricing approach Consider a cholesterol-lowering Statin like Lipitor. Consider a patient who isn’t taking Lipitor. That patient has an X% chance of getting a nasty heart attack and dying, …

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