Pharmacy News

OmniSYS Acquired By XIFIN

XIFIN has announced the strategic acquisition of OmniSYS, further expanding on XIFIN’s role as a top provider of solutions and services that streamline and optimize the billing and claims process, provide healthcare leaders with greater business visibility, and support patient engagement.

Advasur Appoints Sam Pizzo Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Advasur, developer of the only comprehensive Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) Turn-Key Outsourced Compliance system for pharmacy dispenser clients, has announced the appointment of Sam Pizzo as Advasur’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

The New Integra X Files™ – Game-Changing Insights for LTC

The Integra X Files will share information via a bi-weekly blog that will be co-written by long-time industry consultant Paul Baldwin, Baldwin Health Policy Group and a monthly podcast hosted by Frances Nahas, Chief Strategy Officer for RedSail Technologies, and Jim McDonald, VP of Sales for Integra.

Arete Pharmacy Network and Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma Join To Form AlignRx

Arete Pharmacy Network, LLC, and Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma, Inc. (PPOk), have created joint venture called AlignRx, LLC, which is the nation’s largest independent pharmacy services administrative organization (PSAO). AlignRx will operate as a Public Benefit Limited Liability Corporation.

Martika Martin Receives NCPA Innovation Center’s Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award

Martika Martin of Danhauer Drugs and Health Equipment in Owensboro, Ky., was presented with the 2021 NCPA Innovation Center Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award in recognition of her commitment to improving medication adherence.

Alison Haas Named 2021 CPESN® Luminary of the Year

The winner of the 2021 CPESN® Luminary of the Year Award, sponsored by Upsher-Smith, is Alison Haas, Pharm.D., pharmacist and owner of Jackson Pharmacy & Wellness Center in Jackson Center, Ohio and lead luminary for CPESN® Ohio

Now Virtual: SoftWriters 2021 FrameworkLTC Executive Forum

SoftWriters has announced that it has cancelled the in-person FrameworkLTC Executive Forum. The company will instead working with keynote speakers to incorporate their timely and important content into the SoftWriters thought leadership webinar series.

Micro Merchant Systems Adds DIR Fee Tool and POS Tablet

Micro Merchant Systems has added a DIR fee planning tool to its PrimeRx system to allow pharmacies to anticipate DIR fees based on historical averages for a particular plan. Learn more in a white paper, “PBM Fees and the Pharmacy: Using Technology to Document and Analyze Bottom-line Impact.” The company has also added integration with the Aries8 Pro SmartTablet by PAX to its PrimePOS system.

Pharmacies Now Have Cost-Efficient Access to the PrimeRx™ Technology System through Micro Merchant Systems Partnership with Benasource GPO

Micro Merchant Systems has announced a partnership with Benasource LLC, a GPO to provide pharmacies with unique access to the comprehensive PrimeRx™ system which facilitates key benefits including enhanced workflow efficiency, improved pharmacy operations, and better patient care.

American Pharmacists Association Foundation, NOWDiagnostics Launch Nationwide In-Pharmacy Real-Time COVID-19 Antibody Testing with Spike Protein-Targeted, Rapid ADEXUSDx® Test

The APhA Foundation and NOWDiagnostics, Inc. have announced that the ADEXUSDx® COVID-19 antibody test, a rapid-results self-contained fingerstick test, that can be used at point of care, that accurately detects the presence of COVID-19 antibodies in 15 minutes, will now be made available to IMPACT Care Transformation Network pharmacies nationwide.