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January/February 2018

Marsha K. Millonig, B.Pharm., M.B.A. Catalyst Enterprises

Catalyst Corner: 2017 – An Interesting Year

Today, as the new year begins, I found it interesting to scan some of the top healthcare- and pharmacy-related stories for 2017. Modern Healthcare...

Health-System Pharmacy Evolution: An Expanded Role for Med Reconciliation

Practice settings across healthcare are finding value in expanding the pharmacy’s role, and health systems are no exception. In this interview with Carolinas HealthCare...
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...

Industry Insider with Kevin Welch: Focus as the First Step to Success

Integra LTC Solutions and QS/1 President Kevin Welch talks with ComputerTalk’s Maggie Lockwood about his new role as CTO of J M Smith Corporation...
Robert Alesiani, Pharm.D., BCGP Chief Pharmacotherapy Officer Tabula Rasa HealthCare Moorestown, N.J.

Why Pharmacogenetics Is Important

Most drugs taken on a daily basis require some enzymatic response for metabolism. Whether making the molecule more water soluble for elimination by the...

Elevating Pharmacogenetics through Pharmacy Connect

Independent pharmacies are rapidly expanding clinical services, and one that is gaining popularity in the industry is pharmacogenetics — the study of the effect...
George Pennebaker, Pharm.D.

George’s Corner: Marijuana (Oops: Cannabis)

Some musings on perhaps the most popular Schedule I, legal in some states, illegal in the United States, drug. Full disclosure: I am a Californian....

Technology Corner: May the Phorce Be with You

In our last column from 2017, "The Quantified Baby," we indirectly highlighted how the consumer electronics market can become a go-to source for health-related...

Creative Pharmacist announces partnership with iMedicare

Creative Pharmacist has announced a partnership with iMedicare to give pharmacists access to an end-to-end solution that simplifies the number of dashboards they’re using...

PerceptiMed partners with OmniSYS

PerceptiMed has signed a partnership agreement with OmniSYS through its OmniCONNECT Partner Program. The OmniCONNECT Partner Program is composed of pharmacy IT companies with...