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

Health Information Exchange

I HAVE SPOKEN AT ASAP (American Society for Automation in Pharmacy) meetings in the past about health information exchange (HIE) and the role of the...

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...
Bill Lockwood, Chairman/Publisher

Data Sharing

HERE I AM ADDRESSING DATA SHARING among state prescription monitoring programs (PMPs). This is happening in a big way, thanks to the National Association...

Blockchain 101: Foundations and Potential in Pharmacy

THE INTERNET OF THINGS! Quantum computing! Artificial intelligence! Digital detox! What do these terms have in common? They are some of the most popular buzzwords...
Shan Bhide SoftWriters VP of technology

The Impact of Disruptive Technology

Shan Bhide joined SoftWriters earlier this year as VP of technology, where he will lead the product management, development, and quality assurance functions at...

QS/1 2018 Customer Conference

The 2018 QS/1 Customer Conference in New Orleans once again offered an opportunity to hear about new products and interfaces and connect with fellow...

ASAP 2018 Midyear Conference

The American Society for Automation in Pharmacy held its 2018 Midyear Conference at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Fla. You can find presentations from...
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...
ComputerTalk July/August 2018 Chain Pharmacy Report

The 2018 Chain Market Report

In this conversation we talk with SaluMed Pharmacy Owner Tomas Diaz, R.Ph., and Thrifty White Pharmacy’s Director of Specialty Pharmacy Jeremy Faulks, Pharm.D., about the...
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...