Pharmacy News

QS/1 Partners with Therigy to Improve Specialty Pharmacy Operations

QS/1 has announced a partnership with Therigy to improve specialty pharmacy operations between dispensing systems and therapy management software. Specialty pharmacy is the fastest-growing area within pharmacy and can help increase the patient base as well as diversify the...

USP Postpones General Chapters 795, 797, and 825

On June 1, 2019, USP published revisions to <795> Pharmaceutical Compounding – Nonsterile Preparations and <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding – Sterile Preparations, as well as a new chapter <825> Radiopharmaceuticals – Preparation, Compounding, Dispensing, and Repackaging. After publication of the revised and new compounding standards, USP received appeals...

H-E-B Honored with Political Advocacy Award at NACDS Total Store Expo

H-E-B Chief Operating Officer Martin Otto, at right, a former NACDS Chairman of the Board and a current NACDS Board of Directors member, accepted the 2019 “Politically Engaged Pharmacy Award,” or PEP Award, on behalf of the company, in...

RxSafe Announces Partnership for European Distribution

RxSafe has announced a partnership with UK-based Centred Solutions to deliver adherence strip packaging automation to the European pharmacy market. Under the agreement, Centred Solutions becomes the exclusive distributor of RapidPakRx™ in the United Kingdom and the rest of...

PioneerRx Pharmacies Honored at McKesson ideaShare 2019

PioneerRx is continually aligned with award-winning innovation, as seen in the Health Mart awards delivered at McKesson ideaShare last month. The awards identify the top-performing independent pharmacies and their achievements. Five out of the seven pharmacies recognized, including Pharmacy...

Sandstone Pharmacies To Invest In Nine More scripClip Will-Call Systems

PerceptiMed, Inc., the makers of the scripClip™ pick-to-light will-call system has announced that Sandstone Pharmacies, of Calgary, Alberta, Canada have agreed to install the system in nine more of their pharmacies. Bruce Winston, CEO of the 20-store chain says that...

Smith Drug Company and PerceptiMed Announce Distributorship Agreement

Smith Drug Company has entered into a non-exclusive agreement to distribute the PerceptiMed, scripClip™ will-call system to pharmacies. The agreement provides for Smith Drug to train their field sales and customer support personnel to help pharmacies take advantage of the...

PerceptiMed Appointments Frank Starn as CEO

The board of directors of PerceptiMed, Inc., the Silicon Valley based pharmacy technology company, today announced that Frank Starn has been appointed CEO of the rapidly growing company. Citing the success the company is having with its scripClip™ pick-to-light will...

OmniSYS Acquires Clinical Pharmacy Services Provider, STRAND Clinical Technologies

OmniSYS, a technology company focused on innovative solutions for the retail pharmacy industry, announced today that it has acquired STRAND Clinical Technologies. STRAND helps retail pharmacists launch and support clinical services within their community. Their intervention, documentation and education platform...