Dr. Charles D. Shively has 50 years of healthcare experience; he is a dedicated healthcare advocate. Currently he is a healthcare consultant to skilled and long term care facilities, Medicare quality improvement organizations, community retail pharmacies, nutritional product companies, automated pharmacy dispensing system providers and eMobility application developers and he also owns and maintains 40 different healthcare website domains dedicated to advancing healthcare for patients and reducing healthcare and pharmacy professional stress. He has previously spent 20 years in Pharma developing new drug dosage formulations and effecting FDA approval, 12 years in healthcare Higher Education (University of Arizona, Butler University, Presbyterian College, Webster University, Clemson University), establishment of 3 Corporate Universities (Sema U., CTS University and RxMedic U.) and implementation/development of 3 businesses-Technology Network (a dosage form drug development collaboration), CTSU Networld (an online Microsoft Certification provider) and Pharmacy Success (a pharmacy “thinktank”).
First he got registered as a pharmacist in 1967; Today he is a registered pharmacist in multiple states. He is currently pursuing the Certified Geriatric Pharmacist designation and the Certified Healthcare Quality Professional designation.
Improving Individual Health Consciousness; Driving the “I’m Helping Myself” healthcare concept into public awareness; Advancing Unique Therapies and Life Style Adjustments for Supporting Life Extension; Rejuvenation of Professional Composure (Recovery from work “Burn-Out”); Healthcare Professional Stress Reduction; Mentor-Mentee Opportunities for Newly Licensed Healthcare Professionals; Evaluating similarities between “Brain Rules” and the “Evolving Self”.