February 19, 2021
Every week we share our favorite articles that other organizations, associations, and companies are producing to help your pharmacy business thrive.
You’ll discover new strategies and tips to boost your independent community pharmacy business and to stay up-to-date on what’s happening in the pharmacy industry.
This week we chose five articles covering topics from lowering DIR fees through dual-eligible patients to helping patients with substance use disorder.
The way patients interact with pharmacy using technology has changed dramatically in the past year. Computer Rx pinpoints how you can make technology work for your pharmacy in 2021.
With several options for the Covid vaccine out there, patients may have developed biases for or against the different kinds. STAT News explains why patients shouldn’t get picky about which vaccine they receive.
Dual Eligible Medicare/Medicaid patients can provide a unique opportunity for your pharmacy. Amplicare explores how to identify these patients and give them the best care while lowering DIR fees at the same time.
The pandemic has created difficulties for patients with substance use disorder (SUD) seeking treatment, so Pharmacy Times explains why it’s important for pharmacists to screen patients for SUD and monitor them for potential red flags.
Independent pharmacies are vital to getting the coronavirus vaccine distributed in rural areas, and Drug Store News highlights the NCPA’s efforts to get vaccines to community pharmacies.