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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

Mastering the DSCSA: Embracing the Law to Protect Patient Health

DSCSA, also known as track & trace, poses compliance challenges for pharmacies. You now must think through the different approaches to compliance, and figure out how you can approach DSCSA as an opportunity to embrace the future of the supply chain while also preserving the age-old patient-centric priorities of the pharmacy.

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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

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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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.

Visit: www.liveoakbank.com/pharmacy

Employment Screening Compliance

A discussion with HR ProFile's Patrick Grote on the different regulatory bodies that effect your hiring decisions, and how to effectively navigate them.

Visit: www.hrprofile.com

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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 | Creating an End-to-End Communication Channel for Long-term Care

Yardi recently announced the acquisition of Optimus EMR, which will be folded into the Yardi Senior Living suite of tools. In this interview, Yardi’s Eric Kolber, vice president of senior living, Fil Southerland, director of healthcare solutions, and Craig Griffin, director of long term care, explain the strategy behind the acquisition and the trends in the senior living market.

Exclusive Web Content | A Focus on Logistics Yields Results

Following the 2015 Cardinal Retail Business Conference, ComputerTalk's Will Lockwood caught up with Marc Mullen, vice president and general manager of Cardinal Health's OptiFreight® Logistics, to find out more about what community pharmacies can do to improve their operations through increased attention to logistics.



 
 




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