Cover Story


Technology And The Patient Care Process

Patient care has become the keyword for the pharmacy profession. From star ratings to MTM and provider status, the trend is to find innovative ways for pharmacists to position themselves as care providers. This is not yet the primary source of revenue and it can still be a tricky to institute a successful program. Find out how pharmacists are building patient-care focused practices right now.

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.

Features

Technology Financing: Considering the Options

Why two pharmacies decided to finance tabletop counters, how financing can help you maintain your cashflow while also getting the technology you need now, and some key areas of the process that you will want to give your full attention.

Publisher's Window

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.

Departments

Viewpoints | Influence of Accountable Care Organizations on Clinical Services

Pharmacies have faced a constant struggle to obtain reimbursement for providing clinical services in the retail pharmacy space outside of the Medicare Part D market.

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Exclusive Web Content | Listening to Customers Leads to a New App

Cardinal Health’s Order Express platform is a key portal for customers to access a range of services. But one area where customers wanted to see some improvement was the technology they used to build orders based on the inventory on the shelves in the pharmacy and the front end. Cardinal Health heard what these customers were saying, loud and clear.

Central Fill Process and Logistics | The Pharmacy Counter

More from The Pharmacy Counter's Bryan Coehrs, Pharm.D., director of pharmacy operations, on how the pharmacy has built its central-fill process flows and logistics.

Exclusive Web Content | Death to the Package Insert

Currently the FDA is collecting comments for a Federal Register notice to amend labeling regulations to make electronic distribution of prescribing information for healthcare professionals the norm. Drug manufacturers have been in support of the change since it will save them money from printing the inserts, but others are concerned the public health could be affected when Internet access is not available.

Looking to the Future [July/August 2015] Fruth Pharmacy's Jeff Pitts

Context for the July/August 2015 cover story, with thoughts from Jeff Pitts on the upgrade cycle, innovation, patient engagement, integrating data, telepharmacy, and data analytics.


 
 




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