Episode 01: When the Pharmacy Was Your Doctor
Making their own medications. Recommending meds to customers right on the spot. Pharmacists were a different kind of healthcare hero back in the mid 20th century.
In this episode of Heroes of Healthcare, host Ted Weyn Jr. interviews his father, Ted Weyn Sr., a 91-year-old retired pharmacist. The pair discusses…
- The responsibilities of a pharmacist in the mid 20th century
- Why the drugstore was so integral to the community
- How pharmacies did more than just fill prescriptions