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The Tools that are Gaining the Most Traction in the Chain Setting Today

The results are in for our annual look at the state of the chain technology market. Here we highlight key findings from our 2016 survey, and this year we’ve also added something new: a roundtable discussion among three chain pharmacy executives where they highlight the most interesting topics and bring their perspective on technology needs and priorities.

2016 Retail Buyers Guide

The source for technology to add to your pharmacy. The 2016 Retail Buyers Guide includes profiles on the latest pharmacy management systems, workflow-specific systems, point-of-sale systems, dispensing automation, systems for LTC, and more. Plus, quick reference tables showing markets served, interfaces offered, and products and services offered. Browse or search to find what you need.

2015 Buyers Guide for Health-System Pharmacists

Vendors showcase the products and services that will increase efficiency and safety in the hospital pharmacy. Plus tables covering Installations, Products and Interfaces, Platforms Supported, and Automated Counting and Robotic Dispensing.


Feature | Will-Call Automation: The Next Frontier

Technology has been a very cost-effective solution to address growing prescription volumes and a building block for the evolving workflow in pharmacies. Find out about the value of applying technology to the final step, will-call, with these takeaways from a study conducted by The ThomsenGroup.

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Programming Languages and Robotics
When you stop and think about how far we have come just in pharmacy in the 40 years since computers were first used to process prescriptions, it’s simply remarkable.


The Back Page | It’s a New World of Communication

voiceTech’s CEO Tim Garofalo shares with us the newest trends in interactive voice response (IVR) as it evolves from handling phone traffic to providing true interactive data analysis and a communication platform for pharmacy.

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Webcast [September/October 2016] Pharmacy in the Cloud

Learn more about pharmacy in the cloud in this slideshare with Epicor Senior Product Marketing Manager Keith Lam.


Pharmacy Automation Financing

Exploring financing options for pharmacy technology with Jimmy Neil, General Manager of Pharmacy Lending at Live Oak Bank, and Matt Morrison from Gibson's Pharmacy in Dodge City, Kansas.


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Exclusive Web Content | More From The 2016 Chain Report

Jason Briscoe from Discount Drug Mart, Inc., and Karen Merrill from GRX Holdings offer their thoughts on health information exchange, how to deliver patient education more effectively, rules-based patient-management protocols, and more.

Exclusive Web Content | Packaging As A Value-add for Facilities

Marilyn Goulty, Cutie Pharma-Care, explains why she and co-owner Daniel Cutie chose to go with compliance packaging as a way to drive med sync and add value for facilities.

Exclusive Web Content | The Benefits of Electronic Med Education in Assisted-living Settings

Eric Russo, R.Ph., Hobbs Pharmacy, explains why patient education available via QR codes printed on compliance packaging is a plus for assisted-living settings.


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