Tiffany Barber Pharm.D., R.Ph., Hillsborough Pharmacy and Nutrition, Hillsborough NC

On the Cusp of Change

THIS MIGHT SOUND FAMILIAR to many of ComputerTalk’s regular readers: A pharmacist who has found the sweet spot of combining technology efficiency with human expertise to...
Amplicare

Buy or Build?

Progressive pharmacies look to technology to help them accomplish their goals. But the burning question is: Should chain pharmacies buy or build such technology? Approximately...
Hashim Zaibak Hayat Pharmacy TCGRx ATP AdherePac

Delivering on Adherence: How Packaging and Med Sync Drive Results

Hashim Zaibak, Pharm.D., has built Hayat Pharmacy into an 11-location chain in the Milwaukee area, with a focus on improving adherence and patient outcomes...
Matthew Catanzaro, R.Ph. Director of Correctional Services, Diamond Pharmacy

Pharmacy System Metrics: Getting the Right Software, Hardware,  and Workflow

IT IS NO SECRET THAT PHARMACY margins are shrinking and pharmacists are expected to do more and more to try to keep up profits. In...

Creating a Clinical Environment for Pharmacy Practice

Cheri Schmit, pharmacist and director of clinical pharmacy for GRX Holdings, LLC, in West Des Moines, Iowa, has a passion for clinical care, and...
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Idea Exchange 2018

Computer-Rx held its Idea Exchange in April in Oklahoma City. The event featured more than 20 lab sessions to give customers hands-on experience with system...

Interoperability, FHIR, and Blockchain

THE 21ST CENTURY CURES ACT (Cures Act) was signed into law in December 2016. The law requires the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information...
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CVS Pharmacy Debuts New Prescription Label and Prescription Overview in California

CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, has debuted its new ScriptPath Prescription Label and Prescription Overview in its 1,160 CVS Pharmacy locations...
AmerisourceBergen pharmacy ownership transition services

Pharmacy Ownership Transition: A Primer

ONE OF THE KEY ISSUES  facing independent community pharmacy is ownership transition.  And with more than 35% of current pharmacy owners age 55 or...
Micro Merchant Systems PrimeRx Pharmacy Software

Beyond Dispensing: The Shift in Pharmacy Practice

Ketan Mehta, of Micro Merchant Systems in Syosset, N.Y., has a clear message for independent pharmacy owners: Pharmacists need to practice spending less time...