|The 2008 Chain Market Report||| Print ||
This year’s report summarizes the results of our proprietary survey of 28 chains representing 8,034 pharmacies. Read about where these chains are in their upgrade cycles, their hardware and software priorities, how they’re deploying automation, continued efforts to improve safety, and more.
Plus... A Look at the Priorities
FeaturesOld Meets New at The Compounding Shoppe by John Becker
Pharmacist Scott Wepfer has spent the last 13 years building an impressive compounding business at The Compounding Shoppe Pharmacy in Birmingham, Ala. Now he opens the doors to ComputerTalk and offers a guided tour of the operation, from the old penny scale out of his grandfather's pharmacy to his state-of-the-art technology.
Flexible Spending Accounts: The Rules Have Changed by Brad Jones
If you aren't up to speed on the new IRS rules for processing FSA/HRA debit cards, just what SIGIS is, why your POS system needs to be certified, and the fact that there's a Jan. 1, 2009, deadline looming for all of this, then this is a must read — no matter the size of your OTC business and whether you have POS now or not.