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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

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.

Departments

View Points | The Impact of Patient Intelligence Tools on Healthcare

As technological innovations expand, the opportunities for healthcare are limitless. In the last five years, smartphones and Bluetooth technology have opened the door for a number of new patient intelligence tools, often referred to as consumer intelligence tools.

EXCLUSIVE WEB CONTENT, INDUSTRY WATCH, & WEBINARS

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Exclusive Web Content | Helping Pharmacies Think Like a Retailer

From a POS (Point of Sale) data program that gives powerful insights to help grow a pharmacy business, to data-driven support for maximizing sales of over-the-counter, health and beauty products, to a monthly video series that educates customers how to think like a retailer, we are empowering and positioning pharmacists to ensure their customers have everything they need to live the healthiest life possible.

Exclusive Web Content | Safe Prescribing: Leveraging the Latest SCRIPT Enhancements

The most widely implemented version of the NCPDP SCRIPT standard, 10.6, builds on the success of e-prescribing by enhancing certain data segments, one of which is the Observation (OBS) segment. In this roundtable conversation, four experts offer some background on the OBS segment and how it’s being put to use within both prescriber and pharmacy practice.

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] Star Discount Pharmacy's Darden Heritage

Context for the July/August 2015 cover story, with thoughts from Darden Heritage on why integration is key, the importance of specialty pharmacy, acceptance of pharmacy's clinical role, messaging and better outcomes, and the technology you can't do without.


 
 




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