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From The Issue: July/August 2020


Gaining An Edge: Point-of-Sale Systems for Multi-Location Pharmacy

In this podcast with Retail Management Solutions’ Brad Jones we learn how a point-of-sale system can give your multiple location pharmacy an edge by centralizing reporting, driving front-end profits, and saving money on payment processing. Plus, how and why to think like a large retailer when you are approaching point-of-sale systems.

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Gaining An Edge: Point-of-Sale Systems for Multi-Location Pharmacy

Check Out Our Pharmacy Technology Buyers Guide

Click the button to jump to the Buyers Guide with vendor listings and quick reference tables to compare vendors and easily find out which offer the features and services you are looking for.

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Beyond COVID-19: Potential Impacts of the Pandemic on Pharmacy

It is the middle of summer, and our attention should be focused on upcoming vacations, extended trips to spend time with family, or even...
Six Things To Know About CPESN Networks Part 1

Six Things Every Pharmacist Should Know About CPESN Networks – Part I

Part one of a two-part series on the success of the Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Networks, a program that allows a pharmacy of any size to expand its scope of practice and open doors to new revenue streams.

Pharmacy PLUS Technology Blog

Four Ways Technology Can Boost Your Pharmacy’s Services

The writing’s on the wall: technology is revolutionizing the way pharmacies provide services. Fortunately, as a pharmacist, you can take advantage of these advances to improve your services and increase customer satisfaction. At ComputerTalk For The Pharmacist, we always have a finger on the pulse of the pharmaceutical tech...

Sonexus Hub Impact in Specialty Pharmacy Patient Journey

In this interview, Luis Portela, director of access and patient support at Cardinal Health Sonexus™ Access And Patient Support, explains how a hub provides clear pathways and tailored solutions to each patient during a treatment journey and why an important part of the care coordination around specialty drugs is communication.

Technology that Powers Pharmacist Role in Clinical Decision Support

Pharmacists’ expertise in clinical decision support is moving front and center to the hospital setting for reducing readmissions and increasing adherence rates. Reaching patients where they are and packaging prescriptions to take home reduce the gap in adherence rates. This is the opportunity to be part of a collaborative team...
Critical Health-System Pharmacy Systems: POS and AI Improve Patient Care

2 Critical Health-System Pharmacy Systems: POS and AI Improve Patient Care

Streamline health-system operations and improve profitability with 2 critical health-system pharmacy systems: POS and AI Improve Patient Care. Achieve goals that were always important to hospital pharmacies, but in the wake of COVID-19’s stresses to the healthcare system, there’s even more of a need to implement digital solutions.

Technology that Drives Innovative Health-System Pharmacy Services

Automation and technology solutions can answer the paramount need in health-system pharmacy for safety and accuracy, as well as improving outcomes. With these aspects automated, health-system pharmacists can practice at the top of their license.

Newest Trends in Pharmacy Delivery Services

There are a variety of barriers to care that pharmacies can help patients overcome. For example, drug costs can be a significant barrier for millions of Americans. Pharmacists can address this barrier by working with prescribers to make appropriate substitutions of lower cost medications. Actually getting into the pharmacy...

Adding CBD to the Front End of Your Pharmacy

CBD and CDB oil are a growing market, and there's no doubt that it will continue to grow in popularity in the years ahead. Adding CBD products to your pharmacy is a great way to tap into this trend and boost your bottom line

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2020 Chain Market Report

In our annual survey of the chains we find that technology-based solutions have become more important than ever. Despite the disruption the coronavirus has caused, pharmacy and its technology partners appear to have weathered this unprecedented event, and continue to invest in technology solutions to increase the efficiency of the workplace.

Boosting IVR’s Benefits

A robust IVR system is a given in busy pharmacies today, and when it’s integrated with a phone and pharmacy system there are additional benefits. Erich Cushey, co-owner of a three-store chain, shares how his IVR system has allowed his pharmacy to grow.

Six Things Every Pharmacist Should Know About CPESN Networks

by Bruce Kneeland
The Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Networks (CPESN), primarily directed toward small-chain and independent community- based pharmacies, is having a ripple effect on the profession by successfully expanding the scope of pharmacy practice and opening doors to new revenue streams. In this first of a two-part series, learn the six things every pharmacist should know about the program.

Clinical Services in the Pharmacy During COVID-19

by Ghada Abdallah, R.Ph.
Pharmacies have been identified as essential healthcare providers during the COVID-19 crisis, and with new guidelines from state associations, providing immunizations could become an essential function of pharmacy when a vaccine becomes available in the near future.

Competing on Convenience, Winning Customer Loyalty in the Digital Age

by John King
Retail pharmacy, while front and center in many communities, still needs to address customer convenience to remain competitive. With the increasing ease and speed of mobile connections, learn the key emerging technology trends that pharmacy owners can leverage to thrive in an increasingly digital age.

Think Fast: Keeping Up with Drug Price Data

ComputerTalk’s Will Lockwood checks in with Trygve Anderson, Elsevier VP of commercial pharmacy, about drug price analytics and the dynamics of drug price data.

Plus… Letting the Docs Dispense Beyond COVID-19: Potential Impacts of the Pandemic on Pharmacy CMS Announces New Part D Insulin Savings Plan Insights on the Latest Industry Trends QS/1 Customer Conference Goes Virtual