Posts Tagged ‘Pharmacy’

Prescription Drug Disposal In Shasta County

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
Prescription Drug Disposal In Shasta County

Owens Pharmacy Installs MedSafe Disposal Kiosks

Owens Pharmacy has joined the fight to prevent opiate abuse in Shasta County by installing MedSafe medication disposal kiosks in 5 of their pharmacy locations. This provides a convenient way for people in the North State to safely dispose of their prescription drug medications. The kiosks are located in Redding, Anderson, and Weaverville.

Visit the Owens Healthcare website to learn more about the MedSafe Disposal Kiosks, and to get the contact information of the specific locations.

2017 American Pharmacists Month!

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
American Pharmacists Month

Owens Healthcare Celebrates American Pharmacists Month

Owens Healthcare employs great pharmacists at all of their Northern California locations, and they are proud of the work that their pharmacists do, so they decided to get in the spirit of American Pharmacist Month, and do a spotlight on one of their pharmacists at the Red Bluff location.

Johannes Maartens has been a Pharmacy Manager with Owens for a little over a year now, has been a pharmacist for 24 years, and was originally born and raised in Boksburg South Africa! Learn more about this Northern California Pharmacist at the Owens Healthcare website.

Back To School Vaccines In The North State

Monday, September 4th, 2017
Back To School Vaccines In The North State

Vaccines Now Required By California Law For Kids Attending School

Are you a parent of school-age children in the Northern California area? California law now requires all children enrolled in both public and private schools to have certain doctor-recommended immunizations.

Some of the required vaccines for students are:

  • Polio
  • Hep B
  • Diphtheria
  • Tetanus,
  • Pertussis
  • Measles
  • Mumps
  • Rubella

If you are in the North State, Owens Pharmacy is offering these vaccinations at a location near you, from certified pharmacists. Visit the Owens Healthcare Website for a detailed list of required vaccinations.

Tips For Staying Hydrated In The Heat

Friday, July 21st, 2017
Tips For Staying Hydrated In The Heat

Hydration Tips From Owens Healthcare

Owens Healthcare is more than just a place to get prescriptions, they are a local Northern California Pharmacy that cares about the people in the community.

In a recent article on their blog, the Owens Team put together some valuable information about staying hydrated in the heat. With the North State regularly reaching temperatures of 95 to 100, and even breaking 100 degrees, it is important to keep you and your family hydrated, healthy, and safe.

In addition to hydration tips, the article also provides some valuable information on signs and symptoms of dehydration that you should know in case you or someone you know is already experiencing dehydration.