|July-August 2010 Chain Market Report||| Print ||
Our annual survey takes a look at the state of technology in the chains, what their priorities are now, and where they’re finding the best return on their technology investments. This year’s edition drew responses from 27 chains, representing 11,011 pharmacies. We saw a continued interest in upgrading systems and the solidification of several trends into standards of practice.
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Reducing Medication Waste in LTCby Jim Moncrief and Mary Ann Miller
Recent legislation means that long-term care pharmacy providers are going to need to provide facilities with short-cycle filling, with the goal of reducing waste. There are several different ways to do this and some real benefits from using automation.
IT Security and Architecture: How Did We Get into This Mess?by Steve G. Belovich, Ph.D.
IT security threats are often in the news. Find out what may make your systems vulnerable, how the forces of the desktop and Internet revolutions shaped today's status quo, and what you can do to prioritize security.
Technology Helping Pharmacies Grow on The Great American Frontier
by Bruce Kneeland
by Wes Wilkerson, Pharm.D., M.S.