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The Benefits of Workflow in a Busy Pharmacy

Workflow can play a major role in moving prescriptions through the dispensing process efficiently and managing patients better. From staff specialization to automating administrative tasks and the built-in tracking and safety measures, pharmacies are using workflow to save time and money, improve service, and create a technology foundation to support their strategic objectives. MORE >

2014 Retail Buyers Guide

The source for technology to add to your pharmacy. The 2014 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. MORE >

2013 Hospital Buyer's Guide

Check out our online listings for hospital pharmacists and IT directors that showcase the products and services from that will increase efficiency and safety in the health-system pharmacy. Learn what 17 companies  offer in workflow, robotics and automation, data conversion, IVR, POS, and more. MORE >

Features

A Look at the Future: The Pharmacy Home Project

The Pharmacy Home Project, created by Community Care of North Carolina is being put into play to support the pharmacist’s transition to providing enhanced care at the community pharmacy.

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What changes have taken place over the years. The amount of functionality featured in the systems back then pales in comparison to what’s offered today. Pharmacy has changed over the years, and so has the technology being offered.

Departments

George's Corner | Historical Reflections

Every now and then it is a good idea to stop and think about where we were and where we are.

EXCLUSIVE WEB CONTENT & INDUSTRY WATCH

Exclusive Web Content | To Leave Behind a Better Future: Medication Adherence

For medication adherence to be successful, the patient must embrace an “I’m helping myself” posture regarding his or her health.


Exclusive Web Content | Which Pharmacies Are Now ePharmacies?

Should patient/customers have access directly to their pharmacy profiles? Some pharmacies already allow this option. Many organizations including independents, chains and outpatient hospital pharmacies now offer this option…

Featured Pharmacist | Scott Graham, R.Ph.

Director of Pharmacy Operations at Lovelace Health Systems