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Creative Pharmacist and Rx30 Launch Partnership

Creative Pharmacist and Rx30 have launched a partnership to provide the Pharmacist eCare Plan to Rx30 pharmacies through the STRAND platform.

QS/1 Offers Electronic Immunization-Reporting Interface

QS/1 has teamed with Script Management Partners (SMP) to offer pharmacies an electronic immunization-reporting interface to state and local immunization information systems (IIS) as a turnkey solution.

NCPA Innovation Center Honors Andrew Finney for Adherence Efforts

Andrew Finney, Pharm.D., owner of Perkins Drugs in Gallatin, Tenn., was honored with the 2017 NCPA Innovation Center Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award, which is sponsored by PrescribeWellness. The award was presented at the NCPA 2017 Annual Convention, held Oct. 14-18, in recognition of Finney's commitment to improving medication adherence among patients.

Trenton Jenks Receives NCPA 2017 Prescription Drug Safety Award

Trenton Jenks, R.Ph., owner of the Prescription Pad Pharmacy in Fruitland, Idaho was named the winner of the National Community Pharmacists Association 2017 Prescription Drug Safety Award. Sponsored by Computer-Rx, the award recognizes pharmacists who have reached out in their communities to provide education on the benefits of the correct use of prescription drug products and the hazards associated with their misuse.

McKesson RxOwnership Expands Support of Independent Pharmacy Ownership

Expanding its support of independent pharmacy ownership, McKesson’s RxOwnership team partnered with the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) to sponsor a series of educational programs aimed at current and future pharmacists considering pharmacy ownership at the NCPA Annual Conference in Orlando.

Smith Drug Names Associate VP Strategic Accounts

Joe Willaman will head up new initiative

Health Mart and APCI Celebrate Pharmacists on Florida Independent Pharmacy Day

Florida Independent Pharmacy Day celebrates the contributions of independent pharmacists in reducing healthcare costs and improving patient care. Health Mart® and American Pharmacy Cooperative, Inc. (APCI) have invited Florida legislators to visit pharmacies across Florida on Friday, Oct. 27 to highlight independent pharmacy’s unique contributions and impact on healthcare in communities around the state.

Lynn Connelly Named NCPA 2017 Independent Pharmacist of the Year

Lynn Connelly, RPh, owner of Medicine Mart Pharmacy in Chapin, S.C., has been named the National Community Pharmacists Association 2017 Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacist of the Year.

Health Mart Showcases Solutions for Clinical and Financial Performance at NCPA

Health Mart showcased ideas and solutions to help independent pharmacists improve their clinical, operational and financial performance, at the recent 2017 National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Annual Convention in Orlando. myHealthMart mobile app, DIR estimator help pharmacies manage their business.

Federal Health Architecture Resources to Align NIEM and Common HIT Exchanges Standards

The Federal Health Architecture (FHA) team has dedicated resources to advance alignment between NIEM and the standards commonly used for HIT exchanges. FHA is developing a strategy for using health-related content to support cross-domain information exchanges, and would like your input.

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