SoftWriters held its 5th Annual FrameworkLTC Users Conference in Pittsburgh, Pa. More than 300 attendees took advantage of a strong program.
The National Community Pharmacists Association held its 115th Annual Convention and Trade Exposition in October in Orlando, Fla.
The first Total Store Expo brought together pharmacy-focused companies, including a broad range of technology vendors, and consumer products companies to provide an experience that addressed pharmacy needs from front to back.
The American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) returned to Louisville, Ky., this June for its midyear conference.
This spring, a group of independent pharmacists converged on the Garden Grove, Calif., office of Cerner Etreby for a day of learning, collaboration, and sharing.
McKesson held ideaShare 2013 in Las Vegas, showcasing the company’s varied programs, its newest technology, and many partnerships designed to support independent community pharmacy.
QS/1’s annual Customer Conference, held in Asheville, N.C., once again featured three days of speakers, updates on system enhancements, and plenty of time in the technology expo, as well as a tour of the Vanderbilt’s Biltmore Estate.
The general session keynote speakers, Susan Dentzer, editor-in-chief of Health Affairs, and Michael Leavitt, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human services and former governor of Utah, set the context and offered a perspective on where trends in healthcare are headed.
Customers attended a special keynote address by Jason Young (formerly of Southwest Airlines), gained CE credits focusing on the ACA act and Medicare and Medicaid requirements, participated in PIS breakout sessions, and learned about the available technologies and solutions of 30-plus industry-related businesses.