June 3, 2016
Your role as independent community pharmacist continues to evolve, and so does technology.
Adapting new technology into your business structure is no longer a luxury, but a necessity. Pharmacy automation and robotics can help all of your employees do their jobs more accurately and efficiently, which can make your pharmacy more profitable.
We’ve compiled a roundup of articles on pharmacy automation. You’ll discover reasons to consider automation, tips from automation experts, the pros and cons of adding new technology to your business and advice for transitioning employees’ duties.
Independent community pharmacies today offer a variety of patient care services. You can administer vaccinations, provide health screenings to patients, and in some states, even prescribe medications. As your role as a pharmacist expands, you may need more help. Here are six reasons you should consider adding automation to your pharmacy. read more
Although technology offers benefits for your pharmacy, adopting new technology isn’t right for every business. With new advancements comes the need for your pharmacy to adapt to change, and to learn how to revise the roles and duties of your work. Here’s a list of pros and cons to consider before implementing new technology in your independent community pharmacy. read more
Between filling scripts, counseling patients and providing patient care services, independent community pharmacies often have more tasks than they can complete. But there are tools that can help your business by taking some of the work out of your hands—literally. Learn why adding robotics to your pharmacy is an investment worth considering. read more
Just because you’re updating your pharmacy to include a robot doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to your current employees. Instead, reallocate those employees to roles that advance your pharmacy business, and that can’t be done by automation. Here are five profitable and productive duties your employees could be doing instead of filling scripts. read more
Further improve pharmacy workflow with these six tips.