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January/February 2018

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...
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....
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...

PrescribeWellness introduces PrescribeCare Management Services Organization

PrescribeWellness has introduced PrescribeCare Management Services Organization (MSO), with enhanced capabilities to provide billing and revenue cycle management. The PrescribeCare MSO negotiates reimbursements and...

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...

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...

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...
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...

Conference Circuit: 2018 ASAP Annual Conference

The American Society for Automation in Pharmacy held its 2018 Annual Conference in January at the Ritz-Carlton, Naples, Fla., bringing together a dynamic group...

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...