2019 Health-System Buyers Guide

Micro Merchant Systems presents PrimeRx Pharmacy Management System — our Windows-based pharmacy software platform for our growing offering of innovative solutions for pharmaceutical problems.

With dozens of products for prescription management, pharmacy POS, signature capture, document management, and delivery, MicroMerchant's PrimeRx has the software solutions to keep your pharmacy running at peak performance.

Check out our new android and iOS apps that bring the pharmacy straight to your patients’ phones!

Newest product or service:

PrimeRxSP™ - PrimeRx for Specialty
PharmacyMyPrimeRx™ Owners App
PrimeDELIVERY™ App
MobilePOS™ Pharmacy Curbside

Contact Details
6800 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 203E, Syosset, NY, 11791
(516) 408-​3999
sales@micromerchantsystems.com
www.micromerchantsystems.com

Installations

Total number of health-system pharmacy installation:

25 pharmacies

Largest facility where your system or product is installed:

Outpatient pharmacies

Percentage inpatient | outpatient

0% | 100%

Ratio of Customers to Customer Support Staff

8:1

Products and Services

  Products (i.e., something designed and supported in-house)

  • Pharmacy Management System
  • Workflow System
  • Will-call Bin Management
  • Central Host (e.g. centralized patient, drug, and other databases, as well as other centralized management tools)
  • POS (Point-of-Sale) System
  • Portable/Mobile POS Terminal
  • E-Signature Capture
  • DME MAC/Medicaid Billing/Claims Submission
  • Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Documentation and Billing
  • Documentation and Billing for Immunizations
  • Data Analytics/Business Intelligence
  • Patient Communications Management (e.g. IVR, text, email or other outbound and inbound communications tools)
  • Patient Web Portal (for profile review)
  • Mobile Smart Device Apps
  • Full Document Management (e.g., paperless send/receive, auto-routing, central storage/retrieval, etc.)
  • Mobile Delivery Tracking
  • Barcode Scanning
  • Telepharmacy
  • Compounding Software
  • Long-Term Care Software
  • Specialty Pharmacy Software
  • Adherence Tools (software based)
  • Adherence Packaging
  • Preedit Services
  • Drug Visuals (Image of product dispensed as part of quality assurance process)
  • Off-Site Backup/Recovery
  • 340B Revenue and Inventory Accounting
  • Pharmacy Inventory Control System
  • Purchasing Support System
  • Prescription Pricing
  • Electronic Prior Authorizations
  • Translation for LEP patients
  • Prescriber Validation/Verification
  • Electronic medication administration record (eMAR)
  • Pharmacy Electronic Health Record (EHR) or Care Documentation Module
  • Data Management (e.g., conversion, archiving, decommissioning, analysis, etc.)
  • Multi-drug Interaction Review
  • Meds to Beds
  • DIR Fee Management
  • Clinical Services Support

  Interfaces (i.e. products or services from other vendors)

  • Pharmacy Management System
  • Workflow System
  • Will-call Bin Management
  • Central Host (e.g. centralized patient, drug, and other databases, as well as other centralized management tools)
  • POS (Point-of-Sale) System
  • Portable/Mobile POS Terminal
  • E-Signature Capture
  • DME MAC/Medicaid Billing/Claims Submission
  • Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Documentation and Billing
  • Documentation and Billing for Immunizations
  • Data Analytics/Business Intelligence
  • Patient Communications Management (e.g. IVR, text, email or other outbound and inbound communications tools)
  • Patient Web Portal (for profile review)
  • Mobile Smart Device Apps
  • Full Document Management (e.g., paperless send/receive, auto-routing, central storage/retrieval, etc.)
  • Mobile Delivery Tracking
  • Barcode Scanning
  • Telepharmacy
  • Compounding Software
  • Long-Term Care Software
  • Specialty Pharmacy Software
  • Adherence Tools (software based)
  • Adherence Packaging
  • Preedit Services
  • Drug Visuals (Image of product dispensed as part of quality assurance process)
  • Off-Site Backup/Recovery
  • 340B Revenue and Inventory Accounting
  • Pharmacy Inventory Control System
  • Purchasing Support System
  • Prescription Pricing
  • Electronic Prior Authorizations
  • Translation for LEP patients
  • Electronic medication administration record (eMAR)
  • Pharmacy Electronic Health Record (EHR) or Care Documentation Module
  • Data Management (e.g., conversion, archiving, decommissioning, analysis, etc.)
  • Multi-drug Interaction Review
  • Meds to Beds
  • DIR Fee Management
  • Clinical Services Support

  Physician Electronic Order Entry

  • Inpatient
  • Outpatient

Platforms And Data Exchange Standards Supported

Data Exchange with Health-System
Informatics Systems for:

Continuity of Care Documents (CCD)

Enhanced Pharmacy Services

  • Medication Reconciliation
  • Clinical Medication Synchronization Program
  • Immunizations
  • Personal Medication Record
  • Home Delivery/Home Visits
Pharmacy Software Provides CPESN Pharmacist eCare Plan Level 2 and Level 3 (advanced) Capabilities with Active Medications 

Clinical Services Supported

Chronic care management and documentation

Pharmacy EHR or Care Documentation
Module Accommodates

Drug-gene interactions

Software-based Adherence Support

  • Automation of outbound patient calls
  • Patient text messaging
  • Patient emails
  • Patient access to educational materials
  • Adherence scorecards/reporting
  • Synchronized refills
  • Telepharmacy for counseling interactions with patients
  • Support for meds to beds programs

Adherence Systems Support Post-sale

  • Marketing
  • Sales support
  • Training

Product/Service Features

Mobile App

  • Pharmacy location specifics
  • Ordering refills
  • Order status
  • Pickup reminders
  • Allowing patients to access their medication profiles

Will-call Bin Management

  • Internal bin management
  • Customization of internal bins
  • Waiting on order
  • Need patient ID
  • Patient info update needed

Data Analytics/Business Intelligence

Customized Workflow Management and Reports

Features/Functionalities Included in
Base Pharmacy System

Home Delivery Management

Features/Functionalities Included in
Point-of-sale System

  • Perpetual inventory
  • Price updates
  • Multiple-vendor EDI ordering
  • Customer loyalty programs
  • Pseudoephedrine sales log/reporting
  • Moving inventory between locations
  • Inventory pricing based on sales ranking reports
  • EMV-compliant hardware
  • Point-to-point encryption of payment data
  • Near field communication (NFC) payments
  • Customer special order tracking and alerts

NFC Payment Apps Supported

  • Apple Pay
  • Google Wallet
  • MasterCard PayPass

Specific Technology Systems and Services Interfaces

  Pharmacy, POS, And Other Systems

  • Arete Pharmacy Network
  • Asembia (formerly Armada Health)
  • Asteres
  • Ateb
  • AutoMed
  • Avery/Weigh-Tronix (Eyecon)
  • CAM Commerce
  • Change Healthcare
  • CoverMyMeds
  • Creative Pharmacist
  • Elsevier/Gold Standard
  • FDS, Inc dba Freedom Data Services
  • FDS EZ-DME
  • FDS myDataMart
  • FDS eConcile
  • iMedicare
  • Innovation
  • Innovatix
  • Kirby Lester
  • Med-Pass
  • Mevesi
  • Micro Merchant Systems
  • Net-Rx
  • OmniSYS
  • Parata Systems
  • PDR Network
  • PickPoint
  • PrescribeWellness
  • Retail Management Solutions
  • ScriptPro
  • Surescripts
  • Talyst
  • TCGRx
  • TeleManager Technologies
  • TelePharm
  • Updox
  • voiceTech
  • Vow Data
  • VUCA Health
  • Wolters Kluwer Health
  • ZirMed

Supporting Services

  • AmerisourceBergen
  • Burlington Drug Company
  • Cardinal Health
  • Global Payments
  • Harvard Drug Group
  • HD Smith
  • Kinray
  • Managed Health Care Associates (MHA)
  • Mirixa
  • OutcomesMTM
  • Pharmacy First
  • Rochester Drug Co-op
  • Smith Drug
  • TriState Distribution

Adherence Packaging

  • AutoMed
  • DISPILL
  • Medicine-On-Time
  • Parata Systems
  • Robotik Technology
  • Synergy Medical
  • Talyst
  • TCGRx

Trade Shows

  • American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Summer Meeting
  • AmerisourceBergen ThoughtSpot
  • Cardinal Retail Business Conference
  • McKesson ideaShare

What topic do you think is of greatest importance in the health-system pharmacy market?

A total pharmacy dispensing software that enhances overall pharmacy productivity. The system includes tools to simplify core workflow processes including:

  • Patient and provider intake
  • Claims processing
  • Labeling and dispensing; and
  • Inventory management.