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Community Pharmacists Rise to Meet Winter Weather Challenges, Survey Finds
Date:3/4/2010

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NCPA polled 85 community pharmacies in 26 snow-plagued states over a seven-day period in February, while much of the East Coast was still digging out from "Snowmageddon" and some areas braced for additional winter precipitation.

"Like many Americans, community pharmacists are anxious to put this long winter season in the rear-view mirror," said Joseph H. Harmison, PD, President of NCPA and an Arlington, Texas pharmacist. "Parts of the country experienced record snowfall. Certainly, that exacerbated the winter problems that community pharmacists experienced."

The survey findings reveal a deep commitment to continue serving patients despite the trying circumstances:

  • 79% managed to maintain normal business
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