Community pharmacists are foot soldiers in the war on opioid abuse

Kelley-Ross Pharmacy GroupNaloxone NewsCommunity pharmacists are foot soldiers in the war on opioid abuse

“It seems not a day goes by lately that the opioid abuse crisis is not front and center in national headlines. More and more lives are being lost to overdoses, and prescription drug abuse is devastating families and communities leading to violence, crime, and strained resources.”

To learn more, continue reading this great article by Doug Hoey (CEO of the National Community Pharmacists Association), which includes a reference to our very own, Brian Beach, PharmD (Partner/CFO at KRPG)


Kelley-Ross is an independently owned corporation operating 4 pharmacies in Seattle. Kelley-Ross provides a wide range of pharmacy services, including prescription dispensing, compounding, medi-set packaging, compliance packaging, long-term care facility services, consultant pharmacist services, immunizations and a variety of health screenings.

We provide Clinical Community Care. This means that our staff combines expert medication therapy management and clinical skills, with caring, patient centered pharmacy services. By using the triad approach – patient, provider and pharmacist – we can help patients maximize their healthcare resources while achieving optimal health outcomes.

Our high service level and commitment to problem solving has made Kelley-Ross the pharmacy of choice for patients and providers across the Northwest.