Coming regs expand pharmacist role in LTC August 09, 2016By Howard Larkin“Basically, everything we know will be gutted over the next three years.” Patient care at med sync improves outcomes, revenue August 09, 2016By Howard LarkinAnd Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurers are increasingly willing to pay. Health information technology in the community pharmacyLocal HIE, regional EHR, interoperability all over the place -- get your pharmacy ready. They're practically here. Road trip! Visits with America’s thriving indie pharmacies
August 07, 2016How do independent pharmacies survive? The best way to find out is to ask them.
Pharmacy’s Catch-22: Save a life — or save your livelihood?When a snap decision is called for, “What is our corporate loss-prevention policy?” can compete in an employee’s brain with “What is the best thing for the patient?” Campaign targets illegal online pharmaciesA new campaign is warning seniors about the risk of buying drugs from illegal online pharmacies. Synchronized meds boost patient adherence, pharmacy efficiency July 09, 2016By Christine BlankWith the industry changing from a pill-centered model to a patient-centered model, med sync becomes more important than ever. Opioid use for chronic pain: The debate goes onA champion of pain patients and a proponent of limited opioid access talk about the issues in a genial debate. Pharmacists take aim at med errors during care transitionsHealthcare has changed, and the emphasis on transitions of care has grown as inpatient and outpatient services are linking up. Explore three pathways to fast-growing pharmacy niche July 09, 2016By Jill SederstromThere are more ways than one to run a specialty pharmacy — and success can be found with any of them.