Pharmacy News

EPIC Pharmacies Partners With ERxDirect Pharmacy Technology Platform

EPIC Pharmacies has entered into a four-year partnership with ERxDirect for the integration of its pharmacy technology platform into EPIC Pharmacies’ network of more than 1,500 community pharmacies.

Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) Appoints Tom Wroth As CEO

Community Care of North Carolina (CCNC) appoints Tom Wroth, M.D., MPH, as CCNC’s new CEO. Dr. Wroth succeeds Dr. Allen Dobson, founding CEO and the principal architect of CCNC’s nationally recognized primary care delivery system.

Independent Pharmacists Can Provide COVID-19 Vaccines

HHS has announced a partnership with two chain pharmacies to deliver COVID-19 vaccine options to LTC facilities. This partnership is not limited to only the two named pharmacy chains and, critically, facilities can also choose independent pharmacies as a provider for COVID-19 vaccinations.

Francisco Partners Acquires Smith Technologies and Rebrands as RedSail Technologies

Francisco Partners, a leading technology-focused growth equity firm, has completed its acquisition of Smith Technologies, a leader in pharmacy technology and public sector software, from J M Smith Corporation.

PharmSaver Adds No-Cost Features

PharmSaver has add several new, no-cost features to its cloud-based technology that uses real-time pricing, real-time inventory, and advanced pharmacy analytics to maximize savings on pharmacy inventory purchasing.

QS/1 and Integra Interface DeliveryTrack, SystemOne, and Point-of-Sale

QS/1 has developed a new interface to Integra’s DeliveryTrack for its SystemOne and Point-of-Sale systems. The company sees this as a game changer for community pharmacies trying to improve, or begin offering, delivery services.

Independent Pharmacies Increase Patient Care During COVID-19 Pandemic

Transaction Data Systems (TDS) has announced the results of an analysis of trends in their community pharmacy network. They report that recent data provides proof that independent pharmacies have increased their involvement in patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

AudibleRx Accessible and Useful Consumer Medication Information for Everyone

Many consumers are challenged with literacy or visual difficulties and cannot read or understand their prescription bottles let alone the attached FDA required consumer medication information or CMI. With AudibleRx, patients listen to their medication education in plain language through the AudibleRx platform.