THE BUILDING BLOCKS looks forwards to continuing our track record of providing credible proof about the worthiness of the pharmacists as a key member of medical care team. Commenting on the executive leadership search procedure, APhA Executive Vice CEO and President, Thomas E. Menighan, BSPharm, MBA, ScD , FAPhA said, As APhA Foundation begins its search for a new Executive Director we will look for a strong innovator to build upon our previous successes and meet our mission to boost people’s wellness through pharmacists’ patient care services.. PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association Base today announced Elizabeth K.After 30 days, quality-of-life scores improved 19 points for patients who received the new device, compared with 3.7 points for open-surgery individuals. At twelve months, quality-of-life scores increased 23.2 points in the device group and 21.9 factors in the open-surgical procedure group. Quality of life is measured on a 100-point scale, where 5 points is considered important and 20 factors is considered a very large improvement. Related StoriesDaVita Kidney Care, Medtronic partner to raised understand cardiovascular health in ESRD patientsRichard M. Ross Heart Medical center docs implanted smallest heart pacemaker in Columbus womanMedtronic launches GenCut Primary Biopsy System for minimally invasive use with the superDimension navigation program for lung tissue biopsies Aortic stenosis happens when the center's aortic valve is narrowed, restricting blood flow from the center to the physical body.