D’Arrigo, T. (2017). Disaster Strikes! Are You Ready to Help Your Community? Pharmacy Today. 24(8): 34-37.
In this article, a pharmacist describes how his experience during Hurricane Andrew in 1992 inspired him to get involved with emergency preparedness and response within his community. Considerations for ensuring pharmacy preparedness for disasters are also discussed, including security of the facility and the need to maintain temperature control to avoid financial and time losses.