Pharmacy OneSource Releases Poll Results for Second Quarter 2007
August 08, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Health NewsBellevue, WA — Pharmacy OneSource, Inc., software as a service provider to more than 1,000 hospitals in the United States, today released the results of its exclusive on-line polls for the second quarter of 2007. Poll highlights include that nearly 40% of pharmacy professionals often feel tired at work, 46% strongly support the movement for more transparency in healthcare, and 88% feel that work performance is not rewarded at their facility.
The full results of each poll from April - June 2007 are listed below. Media sources are encouraged to utilize these poll results and attribution to PharmacyOneSource.com is requested.
How often do you feel tired at work?
All the time 4.7%
How would you describe your co-workers?
Close friends 6.8%
Cool people 33.1%
What part of your pharmacy practice do you think would most benefit from a pharmacy-experienced consultant?
Consultants can't help 20.9%
Do you think the general public can comprehend hospital data effectively to make educated decisions?
Only a few can 44.1%
Do you support the movement for more transparency in healthcare?
Strongly support 46.4%
Somewhat support 39.3%
Somewhat oppose 3.6%
Strongly oppose 0.0%
Does outstanding performance earn a meaningfully higher pay raise over average performance at your facility?
To what degree would the linking of laboratory and pharmacy data enhance the pharmacist's role in antibiotic management?
Strongly enhance 91.2%
Somewhat enhance 7.0%
No effect 0.0%
How much of a priority is performing and publishing pharmacist studies to you?
#1 priority 6.9%
High priority 27.6%
Medium priority 25.9%
Low priority 39.7%
Do you think ASHP should change to just one national meeting a year?
Yes, one meeting would be better. 46.3%
No, I like having two meetings. 41.8%
In your opinion, how complete are your pharmacy's temperature and humidity logs?
100% complete 23.5%
Mostly complete 42.6%
Somewhat complete 5.9%
Mostly incomplete 8.8%
We're supposed to log this stuff? 17.6%
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