September 4, 2020
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 using heat-mapped planograms to optimizing inventory management.
Heat-mapping is when you use your sales data to identify your top sellers. Hamacher explains how you can use a heat-mapped planogram to gain a new perspective on how your products are selling and determine how placement affects sales.
Even if a pharmacy is just down the street, customers will perceive it as being more convenient if it has a digital presence. Computer Talk explains how a smooth digital experience is crucial for winning over independent pharmacy patients.
When drugs sit on the shelves for too long, they expire and lose money for your pharmacy. Drug Store News breaks down how you can take advantage of software to manage your inventory more efficiently.
According to a recent NCPA survey, 86 percent of pharmacists say they are planning to offer COVID-19 vaccinations when they hit the market. Many plan to extend the service by offering immunizations at local businesses, schools, churches, and other community institutions.
MCS has released updates for Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage for 2021. Amplicare dives into the new regulations, which include more flexibility for patients during the current pandemic.