Cover Story


Front-End Focus: Paths To Retail Success

With prescription margins continuing to be hammered, pharmacies are looking for ways to create a better balance between prescription and front-end revenues. Find out what pharmacies are doing to build front-end traffic and increase profits.

2015 Retail Buyers Guide

The source for technology to add to your pharmacy. The 2015 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

Choosing Independence

Pharmacies today can face a number of roadblocks to success. But it is still possible to assert your independence and get the job done, both as a business person and as a clinical professional.

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

George's Corner | Time Flies, Things Change

My first “George’s Corner” was published in the July 1984 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. That was more than 31 years ago.

EXCLUSIVE WEB CONTENT, INDUSTRY WATCH, & WEBINARS

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Exclusive Web Content | Prescriptive Authority Compliance: What You Need to Know for 2015

Craig Ford, SVP of sales for pharmacy and government at solutions at Health Market Science, talks with ComputerTalk’s Will Lockwood about the critical areas of the 2015 CMS Call Letter and the trends that are impacting pharmacy’s efforts to maintain prescriber records and submit payable claims.

Exclusive Web Content | PrescribeWellness and ABM: Bridging the Gap to Medication Adherence

PrescribeWellness CEO Al Babbington discusses how the appointment-based medication (ABM) process is important part of the puzzle when addressing two age-old problems: improved medication adherence and streamlined pharmacy workflow. Babbington describes how ABM can be implemented with new technology to improve efficiency, increase medication adherence, and drive additional pharmacy revenue.

Exclusive Web Content | Lifting All Boats in Independent Pharmacy

Chrissy Lane, vice president of Good Neighbor Pharmacy, talks about the major challenges facing independent pharmacy, the solutions Good Neighbor Pharmacy is bringing to bear for its member pharmacies, and the highlights from ThoughtSpot 2015.

Looking to the Future [July/August 2015] Discount Drug Mart's Jason Briscoe

Context for the July/August 2015 cover story, with thoughts from Jason Briscoe on pharmacy's changing role, achieving goals, call centers, moving to a new pharmacy system, managing priorities, and IVR's role.


 
 




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