From The Issue: September/October 2019

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FrameworkLTC 11th Annaul User Conference

More than 300 customers attended the 2019 SoftWriters FrameworkLTC 11th Annual User Conference in Las Vegas. The three day conference included breakout sessions on...

American Society for Automation in Pharmacy 2019 Midyear Conference

The American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) held its 2019 Midyear Conference in Washington, D.C. ASAP conferences bring together technology leaders, key pharmacy...

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Long-Term Care Pharmacy: Then and Now

Recently, while attending a long-term care (LTC) software vendor’s customer conference, one pharmacist lamented that everything out there seemed to be trying to keep...

Reflections on Technology: Advances Since Apollo 11

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The Best Defense Against An Intrusive Pharmacy Audit Is… A Pharmacy Technology System

A popular blog written by an Iowa pharmacy owner recently detailed the author’s experiences with audits of his business. “Over my career as a pharmacy owner, we have faced over $1 million worth of audited claims, and the PBMs have attempted to charge back over 10% of that...

HHS Final Drug Pricing Rule Fails to Address Pharmacy DIR Fees

Despite strong support from leading pharmacy associations, patient advocacy groups, senior citizen groups, and members of the U.S. Congress, in May 2019 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a final drug pricing rule for Medicare and Medicaid that failed to address the serious issue of...
Are you ready for CPESN? Five Key Services QS/1

Are you ready for CPESN? Five Key Services

CPESN — Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Networks — offer a promising way to differentiate yourself with both patients and payers. CPESN member pharmacies come together to improve patient outcomes with optimal medication use. They agree to provide enhanced services that go beyond dispensing and basic patient education. CPESN pharmacies are...
Improve Medication Adherence with BestRx

Improve Medication Adherence with BestRx

It comes as no surprise that the current state of the healthcare system in the United States has flaws. That aside, there remain highly skilled and passionate medical professionals and pharmacists who work tirelessly to deliver the best possible treatment, care, and follow-up with patients. But the fact remains that...

Mevesi: Turning Your Pharmacy Data into Power

There is power in knowing. And you can further elevate your pharmacy business when you put knowledge to use to make informed decisions. Every pharmacy has a treasure trove of information. Daily prescription processing results in so many data points that it can be overwhelming, but you can put that...

Micro Merchant Named Pharmacy System of the Year

Micro Merchant Systems received the 2019 Software Company of the Year award from the American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance (APPA) for its PrimeRx system. The award, which is based on results of an industry-wide survey, honors PrimeRx for innovation, dedication, and best-in-class service, according to a release from the company....
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Reinvent, Revolutionize, Empower: Together

Through the years we have seen industries and social groups band together seeking a common goal or objective, ultimately achieving success and progress. Why? Because there is strength in numbers. Alone, we face challenges limited by our resources and capabilities, but together we have a voice, a loud voice,...