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The ASAP Connection

ONE OF THE HALLMARKS of the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP), in addition to its pioneering work in setting the reporting standard for...

In the Works: Major Change to the NDC Number

It may not be exciting or cutting-edge except to those of us in information technology, but the pharmaceutical supply chain and pharmacy profession’s operations...

Partnering to Educate Future Pharmacists

We both have young children. In the months leading up to their arrival, well-intentioned family and friends generously shared their advice and the experiences...

Miscellaneous Things to Ponder: Hospitals, Anxiety, and Amazon

Hospitals (Patient’s View)In the last few weeks I have spent time in a couple of hospitals. Once for me and a couple of times accompanying...

2018 NCPA Annual Conference

The National Community Pharmacists Association held its 2018 Annual Convention in Boston, Mass. Check here for news from the convention. Also, check for session slides and...

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MedWise Decision Support: Getting Your Independence Back Through Your Science

[VIDEO] Hear from Tabula Rasa HealthCare founders Cal Knowlton, B.Sc.Pharm., M.Div., Ph.D., chairman and CEO, Orsula Knowlton, Pharm.D., M.B.A., president, about the journey that brought MedWise™ to life.

Rx Linc

Rx Linc is a premier claims network providing switch, pre- and postedit programs, and business intelligence services to help minimize errors and maximize reimbursement.

SoftWriters at 20: It Starts with Relationships

SoftWriters celebrates its 20th anniversary of its pharmacy management platform, FrameworkLTC, and serving long-term care pharmacy. Tim Tannert, president, talks about commitment to customers, the challenges facing the industry today, and how the philosophy to deliver solutions that support success still holds true.

Should Technology Be a Priority for Your LTC Pharmacy?

For many long-term care (LTC) pharmacies, offering value-added services while maintaining the bottom line can be a challenge. When considering new technology for your LTC pharmacy, Marc Johnson, key account director for long-term care at AmerisourceBergen, suggests you ask yourself these three questions.

COVID-19 Driving Pharmacy Automation

Blister packaging is often the most repetitive, time-consuming task in pharmacies, and the SynMed system has proven over time to be a reliable solution to automate this process, limit touches, and better service facilities. Today nearly 95% of all multidose blister pack systems in North America use SynMed technologies.