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Here’s the Most Important Difference Between Cash and Profit Your Pharmacy Can’t Afford to Miss by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s the Most Important Difference Between Cash and Profit Your Pharmacy Can’t Afford to Miss

Learn the difference between cash and profit. And discover why the difference can make or break your independent pharmacy business.  read more

The Ultimate Guide to Pharmacy Goal Setting by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

The Ultimate Guide to Pharmacy Goal Setting

Make pharmacy goal setting easy. Get your independent pharmacy on track with these step-by-step instructions to set goals that drive results.  read more

Here’s a Proven Method to Set Pharmacy Business Goals That Get Results by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s a Proven Method to Set Pharmacy Business Goals That Get Results

Business goals done wrong can do more harm than good. Discover how one proven approach can improve your pharmacy business goals.  read more

How to Make a Good Pharmacy Great (Free Checklist!) by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Make a Good Pharmacy Great (Free Checklist!)

Want to take your independent pharmacy to the next level? Discover how to make a good pharmacy great with simple strategies you can implement today.  read more

How to Work On (Not In) Your Pharmacy Business by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Work On (Not In) Your Pharmacy Business

Sometimes pharmacy owners get caught up wanting to complete the everyday tasks of running the business. But for the good of your pharmacy business, you need to learn to let go.  read more

How Pharmacies Can Gain a Share of the Profitable Veterinary Medicine Market by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How Pharmacies Can Gain a Share of the Profitable Veterinary Medicine Market

The veterinary medicine market is booming for pet prescriptions, OTCs, and veterinary compounding. Discover how independent pharmacies can gain a share of the profitable market that was once closed off to them.  read more

Are Lab Tests the Next Flu Shots? How to Offer Lab Testing in Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Are Lab Tests the Next Flu Shots? How to Offer Lab Testing in Your Pharmacy

Discover how offering lab tests can increase pharmacy revenue, differentiate the business, and offer patients a beneficial health service.  read more

Here's What Your Pharmacy Needs to Know About Processing Credit Cards Today by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s What Your Pharmacy Needs to Know About Processing Credit Cards Today

Most consumers prefer to use credit cards over every other form of payment. Find out how processing credit cards easily and securely for patients can improve your business.  read more

This Is How You Know It’s Time to Expand Your Pharmacy Business by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

This Is How You Know It’s Time to Expand Your Pharmacy Business

Your pharmacy business is booming, so you want to open new locations. Learn how to know when it’s time to expand your pharmacy business.  read more

How to Empower Your Business by Inspiring Your Pharmacy Employees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Empower Your Business by Inspiring Your Pharmacy Employees

Discover how to bring out the best qualities in your pharmacy employees. Fulfilled employees will do a better job and improve your pharmacy business.  read more

Community


10 Easy Ways Independent Pharmacies Can Get Involved in the Community by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

10 Easy Ways Independent Pharmacies Can Get Involved in the Community

Discover 10 easy ways your pharmacy can get involved in the community to win over patients and earn their business for life.  read more

How Celebrate National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day at Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Celebrate National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day at Your Pharmacy

National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day is March 29. Learn why you should celebrate the day and how to use it to promote your pharmacy.  read more

What This Study Can Teach Pharmacists About Depression Screenings by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

What This Study Can Teach Pharmacists About Depression Screenings

Sixteen million American adults suffer from depression. That number grows by 20 percent every year and it doesn’t  read more

How an Independently-Owned Pharmacy and Market Thrives in a Downtown Community by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How an Independently Owned Pharmacy and Market Thrives in a Downtown Community

An independent community pharmacy in downtown Raleigh, N.C., has found the perfect ingredients for a successful pharmacy. A  read more

10 Things Patients Never Want to Hear from Their Pharmacist by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

10 Things Patients Never Want to Hear from Their Pharmacist

Imagine lying numb under a surgeon’s scalpel and hearing the word, “oops.” There’s probably nothing you’d want to  read more

This Is The One Thing Your Pharmacy's Diabetes Patients Need More Than You Know by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

This Is The One Thing Your Pharmacy’s Diabetes Patients Need More Than You Know

Your diabetes patients need more than medicine. According to a new study, almost half of people with diabetes  read more

How to Help Caregivers During National Family Caregivers Month by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Help Caregivers During National Family Caregivers Month

How does your independent community pharmacy help caregivers? Estimates show that by 2020 there will be 12 million  read more

How to Help Patients Prepare Medications for an Emergency by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Help Patients Prepare Medications for an Emergency

Emergencies happen when you least expect them. Whether a natural disaster devastates an area or a man-made event  read more

A Collaborative Approach: How Partnering With Physicians Improves Patient Health by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

A Collaborative Approach: How Partnering With Physicians Improves Patient Health

As pharmacists’ role in health care continues to expand, the American Medical Association (AMA) is paying attention. The  read more

How to Prepare & Plan for a Pharmacy Event

How to Prepare & Plan for a Pharmacy Event

Have you thought about hosting an event at your independent community pharmacy? Hosting a pharmacy event is an  read more

Industry


Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles From the Web by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles from the Web

Welcome to our weekly roundup of pharmacy articles from across the web. Read on for tips to improve your independent community pharmacy business.  read more

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles From the Web by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles from the Web

Welcome to our weekly roundup of pharmacy articles from across the web. Read on for tips to improve your independent community pharmacy business.  read more

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles From the Web by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles from the Web

Welcome to our weekly roundup of pharmacy articles from across the web. Read on for tips to improve your independent community pharmacy business.  read more

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles From the Web by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles from the Web

Welcome to our weekly roundup of pharmacy articles from across the web. Read on for tips to improve your independent community pharmacy business.  read more

This is Why You Need to Look for an HDA Distributor for Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Best of March 2018: Articles for Independent Pharmacies

Every month we publish multiple articles with tips, ideas, and strategies to improve your independent pharmacy. Check out the best of this month’s articles.  read more

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles From the Web by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles from the Web

Welcome to our weekly roundup of pharmacy articles from across the web. Read on for tips to improve your independent community pharmacy business.  read more

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles From the Web by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles from the Web

Welcome to our weekly roundup of pharmacy articles, blog posts and stories from across the web. Every week  read more

What You Need to Know About Network Aggregate Reimbursement Guarantees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

What You Need to Know About Network Aggregate Reimbursement Guarantees

Inside: If your pharmacy is a part of a PSAO, you should know about network aggregate reimbursement guarantees. Learn what  read more

How One Simple Goal Grew a Community Pharmacy into a National Success by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How One Simple Goal Grew a Community Pharmacy into a National Success

As independent pharmacies struggle to survive, one independent pharmacy has learned how to thrive. Discover how this community pharmacy grew from local to national while keeping its independent roots.  read more

Here's What Your Pharmacy Patients Need to Know About Gluten in Medications by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s What Your Pharmacy’s Patients Need to Know About Gluten in Medications

Inside: Patients with celiac disease need to avoid every form of gluten, but gluten labeling is only required for  read more

Marketing


How to Improve Pharmacy Marketing with a Marketing Checklist by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Improve Pharmacy Marketing with a Marketing Checklist

Just like patients need checkups, your pharmacy’s marketing requires regular reviews. Use this free marketing checklist to get your marketing in top shape.  read more

How to Use the Shop Local Movement to Put Your Pharmacy in the Spotlight by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Use the Shop Local Movement to Put Your Pharmacy in the Spotlight

Consumers today want personalized experiences and customized products that they can only get at local businesses. Find out how to capitalize on the shop local movement to grow your independent pharmacy.  read more

These Are the Most Overlooked Ways to Make Your Pharmacy Look More Professional by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

These Are the Most Overlooked Ways to Make Your Pharmacy Look More Professional

Dramatically increase the perceived value of your pharmacy. Make your pharmacy look more professional by fixing the most overlooked areas that affect how patients see your business.  read more

How to Reach Pharmacy Patients Who Don't Know They Need Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Reach Patients Who Don’t Know They Need Your Pharmacy

Your community is full of patients who don’t know they need your independent pharmacy. Yet. Reach these previously unreachable pharmacy patients with the right strategies.  read more

5 Secrets to Advertise Your Pharmacy Like a Pro by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

5 Secrets to Advertise Your Pharmacy Like a Pro

Inside: You don’t have to be an advertising master to improve your independent pharmacy advertising. Discover the secrets  read more

Here's What Your Pharmacy Should Spend on an Advertising Budget by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s What Your Pharmacy Should Spend on an Advertising Budget

Inside: You know your pharmacy needs to advertise, but you don’t know how much to spend. Here’s what  read more

How to Promote Nutrition and Diet at Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Promote Nutrition and Diet at Your Pharmacy

Patients probably don’t think about consulting with their pharmacist about a new diet program. Or about the right  read more

These Simple Mistakes Are Ruining Your Pharmacy Advertising by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

These Simple Mistakes Are Ruining Your Pharmacy Advertising

You know that friend who’s always telling jokes that no one ever laughs at? Sometimes, advertisements can be  read more

10 Pharmacy Advertising Ideas to Get New Patients Now by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

10 Pharmacy Advertising Ideas to Get New Patients Now

Inside: Get new patients in your doors with these affordable and unexpected pharmacy advertising ideas for independent pharmacies. Reaching  read more

Here’s Why Your Pharmacy Must Have a Unique Selling Proposition by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s Why Your Pharmacy Must Have a Unique Selling Proposition

Do you know what makes your pharmacy unique? Of course you do. It’s why your pharmacy differs from  read more

Operations


7 Niche Services Your Pharmacy Can’t Afford to Ignore by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

7 Niche Services Your Pharmacy Can’t Afford to Ignore

Don’t miss out on offering the popular pharmacy niche services patients are looking for. Here are the top ones you’ll want to try.  read more

What You Need to Know About Measuring Pharmacy Inventory to Increase Revenue by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

What You Need to Know About Measuring Pharmacy Inventory to Increase Revenue

Inventory is your pharmacy’s biggest investment. Learn how measuring pharmacy inventory can maximize your pharmacy’s dollars.  read more

Here Are the Pharmacy Inventory Control Methods Every Pharmacy Needs to Know by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here Are the Pharmacy Inventory Control Methods Every Pharmacy Needs to Know

Inventory is your pharmacy’s biggest investment. Learn the pharmacy inventory control methods you need to make the most of your inventory.  read more

7 Unexpected Ways to Boost Pharmacy Productivity Immediately by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

7 Unexpected Ways to Boost Pharmacy Productivity Immediately

Get your independent pharmacy operating smoothly. Learn some surprising tips to achieve the pharmacy productivity you’ve always strived for.  read more

This Website Helps Pharmacies and Patients With Sharps Disposal by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

This Website Helps Pharmacies and Patients With Sharps Disposal

Sharp medical devices can be hazardous to your patients. This helpful website provides your pharmacy and your patients with the resources needed for safe sharps disposal.  read more

How to Deal With a Difficult Pharmacy Tech by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Deal With a Difficult Pharmacy Tech

Learn how to turn a difficult pharmacy tech into your best employee. These are the top strategies to re-inspire your pharmacy employees.  read more

The Ultimate Pharmacy Guide to Offering Value-Based Patient Care by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

The Ultimate Pharmacy Guide to Offering Value-Based Patient Care

Discover the how-to guide to move your pharmacy from focusing on dispensing prescriptions to implementing a team-based, patient care program.  read more

The Ultimate Guide to Vaccine Storage and Handling for Independent Pharmacies by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

The Ultimate Guide to Vaccine Storage and Handling for Independent Pharmacies

Vaccines are ultra-sensitive to variable temperatures. And vaccine storage requires care and attention. Learn how to properly store and handle vaccines in your pharmacy to ensure their safety and efficacy.  read more

How to Create an Effective Pharmacy Schedule for Employees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Create an Effective Pharmacy Schedule for Employees

Inside: Creating a pharmacy schedule isn’t a glorious task. But it’s essential to create order and to ensure  read more

How to Avoid a Toxic Culture in the Pharmacy Workplace by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Avoid a Toxic Culture in the Pharmacy Workplace

Inside: A toxic work environment kills employee productivity and patient satisfaction. Learn how to spot the signs of  read more

Retail


How to Provide Great Customer Service in Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Provide Great Customer Service in Your Pharmacy

Discover the top traits of great customer service. And learn how your independent community pharmacy can master them all.  read more

How to Use Planograms to Guarantee Increased Pharmacy Retail Sales by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Use Planograms to Guarantee Increased Pharmacy Retail Sales

You could get more out of your pharmacy’s front end. Learn how planograms can increase your pharmacy’s front-end sales (and do the heavy lifting for you).  read more

How to Boost Pharmacy Allergy Season Sales Right Now by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Boost Pharmacy Allergy Season Sales Right Now

Get your independent community pharmacy ready for allergy season. Learn key insights to boost front-end sales of allergy products.  read more

10 Genuine Ways to Help Patients By Upselling Pharmacy Products by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

10 Genuine Ways to Help Patients By Upselling Pharmacy Products

As a community pharmacy owner you have to find a balance between your responsibilities as a pharmacist and your responsibilities as a retailer in order to run a successful business.  read more

How to Create the Ultimate Pharmacy Shopping Experience by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Create the Ultimate Pharmacy Shopping Experience

Today, consumers are increasingly looking for convenience. Your customers come to your store for the excellent service and counseling offered by your independent pharmacy, but you can increase your store’s appeal by also providing front end products that fit your customers’ needs.  read more

You’ll Want to Know These 5 Types of Pharmacy Front-End Shoppers to Increase Retail Sales by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

You’ll Want to Know These 5 Types of Pharmacy Front-End Shoppers to Increase Retail Sales

We all have different shopping behaviors. Some shoppers like to linger in a store. Others want to get  read more

Here Are the Holiday Shopping Habits Your Pharmacy Needs to Know to Boost Sales by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here Are the Holiday Shopping Habits Your Pharmacy Needs to Know to Boost Sales

How well do you know your front-end shoppers’ purchasing habits? The National Retail Federation (NRF) recently conducted a  read more

These Are the Most Common Mistakes Pharmacies Make During the Holiday Season by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

These Are the Most Common Mistakes Pharmacies Make During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is one of the busiest times of year for small businesses. The bases, so to  read more

How to Celebrate National Influenza Vaccination Week in Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Celebrate National Influenza Vaccination Week in Your Pharmacy

Do your patients know they can still get a flu shot? Every year in December, the Centers for  read more

Do Your Patients Make This Common Mistake During Cold Season? by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Do Your Patients Make This Common Mistake During Cold Season?

Now’s the time of year when sick patients scramble for over-the-counter (OTC) medicine to suppress annoying symptoms like  read more

Technology


9 Things Your Independent Pharmacy Website Has to Have by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

9 Things Your Independent Pharmacy Website Has to Have

Your independent pharmacy website is your virtual pharmacy. Learn the most essential elements your website needs to make a great impression on patients.  read more

How to Handle Negative Online Reviews About Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Handle Negative Online Reviews About Your Pharmacy

When patients post negative online reviews about your pharmacy on social media or review websites, how you respond matters.  read more

How to Use Pharmacy Email Marketing to Get More Business by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Use Pharmacy Email Marketing to Get More Business

Drive more business to your independent pharmacy through pharmacy email marketing. It’s a powerful marketing tool for small businesses.  read more

This New Online Prescription Management Service is Connecting Patients to Independent Pharmacies by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

This New Online Prescription Management Service Is Connecting Patients to Independent Pharmacies

Learn how this online prescription management software can help your pharmacy dispense faster, improve adherence, and gain more patients.  read more

Why Your Pharmacy Needs a Better Business Email Address Right Now by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Why Your Pharmacy Needs a Better Business Email Address Right Now

Do you use an AOL, Gmail, Hotmail or Yahoo email address for your pharmacy? Discover why you need a better business email address for your pharmacy.  read more

These Are the Most Relatable Pharmacy Podcasts to Download by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

These Are the Most Relatable Pharmacy Podcasts to Download

Looking for a podcast to hear from your peers and get the latest updates in health care? These pharmacy podcasts are for pharmacists by pharmacists.  read more

These Are the Most Useful Health Apps for Your Patients Based on Chronic Condition by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

These Are the Most Useful Health Apps for Your Patients Based on Chronic Condition

People do everything on mobile apps. They socialize. Plan. Shop. Take photos. People downloaded an estimated 197 billion  read more

Don’t Know What to Include in Your Pharmacy E-Newsletter? Try These Ideas. By Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Don’t Know What to Include in Your Pharmacy E-Newsletter? Try These Ideas.

Does this sound familiar? You sent an e-newsletter twice in September and then didn’t send anything to your  read more

How to Make Stronger Passwords for Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Make Stronger Passwords for Your Pharmacy

Did you know that cracking passwords is one of the easiest ways for hackers to breach security and  read more

Everything Your Pharmacy Needs to Know About Cybercrime by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Everything Your Pharmacy Needs to Know About Cybercrime

You’re probably wondering why your independent community pharmacy should care about cybercrime. What does anything cyber have to  read more

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