Ask a Pharmacist: Cedars-Sinai's Rita Shane

When it comes to your healthcare experience, pharmacists are an essential part of keeping you healthy. We asked Cedars-Sinai's Chief Pharmacy Officer Rita Shane to answer your questions about medicine, supplements, and drug interactions.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 04, 2020

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Style and Substance: Rita Shane, PharmD

Chief Pharmacy Officer Rita Shane is always scanning for opportunities: career advancement for students and staff, system improvements for safer medication management, and a sale on green suede slingbacks.

Discoveries / Feb 20, 2019


Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Chief Pharmacy Officer Rita Shane

Chief Pharmacy Officer Rita Shane has been committed to making medication safe for patients for over 40 years.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 09, 2019

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Innovation 8: Pro Solutions to Antibiotics Problems

The growing problem of antibiotic resistance threatens to take us back to darker ages of medical care by triggering outbreaks of infections once easily cured. Cedars-Sinai is developing and implementing innovative approaches to curb the ...

Discoveries / Aug 11, 2018

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Prescription for Accuracy

Mistakes involving medications rank among the most common healthcare mishaps. But when pharmacy professionals obtain medication histories from patients admitted through the emergency room (ER), drug-order errors can be reduced by more ...

Discoveries / Aug 02, 2018