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Health Mart® Helps Shape Independents’ Power to Drive Performance and Profits

With more than 4,800 stores nationwide, Health Mart® hosted its Annual Meeting during the recent McKesson ideaShare. Highlights include the myHealthMart Mobile App, a DIR estimator to help pharmacies manage their business, and unparalleled educational resources and support designed to help pharmacies implement and maximize med sync.

NABP’s PMP InterConnect Forges New Partnership With St Louis County

St Louis County and other participating Missouri jurisdictions, the St Louis County Department of Public Health has signed a memorandum of understanding with NABP to participate in the prescription monitoring program (PMP) data sharing system, NABP PMP InterConnect®.

QS/1 Names Saul Factor New President

The J M Smith Corporation has named Saul Factor, R.Ph., as its third president of QS/1, effective July 1, 2017. Factor, who brings a wealth of experience and leadership in all areas of pharmacy, was selected in an international search after current president Tammy Devine announced her decision to retire after 35 years with the company.

Mac Prescription Shop Health Mart Receives McKesson’s 2017 Pharmacy of the Year Award

Mac Prescription Shop, a Health Mart pharmacy located in McMinnville, Oregon, has been named the 2017 Pharmacy of the Year by McKesson Corporation. McKesson’s Pharmacy of the Year award recognizes independent pharmacies that are driving the future success of independent pharmacy through the delivery of superior patient care.

Opioid Policy Research Collaborative Webinar

Dr. Andrew Kolodny will provide an overview of the prescription opioid/heroin/fentanyl crisis and the epidemiology of opioid addiction. His webinar will include a discussion of current trends in opioid-related morbidity and mortality. Public health interventions and policies to bring the epidemic under control will be reviewed. State, federal and health system efforts to respond to the crisis will be critiqued.

PerceptiMed Shows scripClip Will-Call Management at Pharmacy Trade Shows

PerceptiMed will be demonstrating a live scripClip system at AmerisourceBergen ThoughtSpot and Cardinal Health RBC in July, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Total Show Expo in August, and the NCPA Annual Convention in October.

21st Century Cures Act Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement Kick-Off Meeting

As part of the July 24, 2017 meeting, ONC will share the results of a recent analysis of existing frameworks that support the interoperable flow of health information across disparate networks and supportive principles related to enabling trusted exchange nationally. The meeting also will provide an opportunity for stakeholders to comment on existing national trust infrastructures used to exchange health information electronically and on electronic data sharing best practices.

NABPs PMP InterConnect Forges New Partnership with St Louis County

In a crucial step to further enhance the public health and assist in the prevention of prescription drug misuse and abuse in St Louis County and other participating Missouri jurisdictions, the St Louis County Department of Public Health has signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) to participate in the prescription monitoring program (PMP) data sharing system, NABP PMP InterConnect®.

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