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

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Articles for July 30, 2021

Every week we share our favorite articles that other organizations, associations, and companies are producing to help your pharmacy business thrive.  read more

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

pharmacy continuing education
pharmacy continuing education

How to Make the Most of Pharmacy Continuing Education Events 

Do more than just check the boxes for your pharmacy continuing education.  read more


5 Demographic Trends Shaping the Future of Pharmacy

As the demographic makeup of the nation — and your community — changes, your pharmacy’s focus should, too.  read more


From the Magazine This article was published in our quarterly print magazine, which covers relevant topics in greater depth featuring leading experts in the industry. Subscribe to receive the quarterly print issue in your mailbox. All registered independent pharmacies in the U.S. are eligible to receive a free subscription. More articles from the June 2021 issue: New study: mobile payment options skyrocket after pandemic How to leverage consumer behavior to increase front-end sales Five overlooked human resource issues for pharmacies (from an employment law attorney) The supplement market is thriving. Is your pharmacy taking advantage? Tap into loyalty for bigger profits, happier employees, and faster growth The Covid-19 vaccine boosts this pharmacy’s patient base and its profits Where to cut costs when you have no other choice How to transform pharmacies into patient care centers   An Independently Owned Organization Serving Independent Pharmacies PBA Health is dedicated to helping independent pharmacies reach their full potential on the buy side of their business. The member-owned company serves independent pharmacies with group purchasing services, expert contract negotiations, proprietary purchasing tools, distribution services, and more. An HDA member, PBA Health operates its own NABP-accredited (formerly VAWD) warehouse with more than 6,000 SKUs, including brands, generics, narcotics CII-CV, cold-storage products, and over-the-counter (OTC) products. Want more pharmacy business tips and advice? Sign up for our e-newsletter.
From the Magazine This article was published in our quarterly print magazine, which covers relevant topics in greater depth featuring leading experts in the industry. Subscribe to receive the quarterly print issue in your mailbox. All registered independent pharmacies in the U.S. are eligible to receive a free subscription. More articles from the June 2021 issue: New study: mobile payment options skyrocket after pandemic How to leverage consumer behavior to increase front-end sales Five overlooked human resource issues for pharmacies (from an employment law attorney) The supplement market is thriving. Is your pharmacy taking advantage? Tap into loyalty for bigger profits, happier employees, and faster growth The Covid-19 vaccine boosts this pharmacy’s patient base and its profits Where to cut costs when you have no other choice How to transform pharmacies into patient care centers   An Independently Owned Organization Serving Independent Pharmacies PBA Health is dedicated to helping independent pharmacies reach their full potential on the buy side of their business. The member-owned company serves independent pharmacies with group purchasing services, expert contract negotiations, proprietary purchasing tools, distribution services, and more. An HDA member, PBA Health operates its own NABP-accredited (formerly VAWD) warehouse with more than 6,000 SKUs, including brands, generics, narcotics CII-CV, cold-storage products, and over-the-counter (OTC) products. Want more pharmacy business tips and advice? Sign up for our e-newsletter.

Specialty Pharmacy: Are Independent Pharmacies Missing Out on Half of the Pharmacy Market?

Specialty medications make up half of all drug spending in the United States. Are you missing out on half of all the money in pharmacy?  read more


Why This Pharmacy Network Buys From Only One Secondary Wholesaler

Inventory cost is everything at the seven pharmacies in the Muscogee (Creek) Nation Department of Health.  read more


mobile payment pharmacy NFC RFID
mobile payment pharmacy NFC RFID

Why Pharmacies Must Offer Mobile Payment Options

New data from two firms demonstrates that the Covid-19 pandemic spurred the growth of contactless mobile payments—and that the technology is here to stay.  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 for June 11, 2021

Every week we share our favorite articles that other organizations, associations, and companies are producing to help your pharmacy business thrive.  read more

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

What Does Recent Inflation Mean for Independent Pharmacies?
What Does Recent Inflation Mean for Independent Pharmacies?

What Does Rising Inflation Mean for Independent Pharmacies?

Inflation is at its worst since 2008. Here’s a breakdown of the current inflation rate and how what it means for your pharmacy now and in the future.   read more


long covid pharmacy

Long Covid: Everything Independent Pharmacies Need to Know

Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions about long Covid so you can be prepared to help your patients with persistent symptoms.   read more

long covid pharmacy

Pharmacy Drug Distributors: How to Choose the Right One for Your Pharmacy
Pharmacy Drug Distributors: How to Choose the Right One for Your Pharmacy

Pharmacy Drug Distributors: How to Choose the Right One for Your Pharmacy

Look for a pharmacy drug distributor with these traits.   read more


2020 Healthcare Trends Pharmacies Need to Know 

2020 Healthcare Trends Pharmacies Need to Know 

This year has caused healthcare providers to change a lot about the way they interact with patients, and it’s changed the expectations that patients have for their providers.   read more

2020 Healthcare Trends Pharmacies Need to Know 

Covid-19 Vaccines: Everything Independent Pharmacies Need to Know
Covid-19 Vaccines: Everything Independent Pharmacies Need to Know

Covid-19 and Childhood Vaccines: Everything Independent Pharmacies Need to Know

Tis the season. Not the usual season of gifts under the tree, or choral congregations, or festive feasts.  read more


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The State of Independent Pharmacy 2020

The NCPA recently released its annual Digest, and on its face, some of the financial trends weren’t encouraging. Here are the most important takeaways.  read more

independent community pharmacy

How to Be an Effective Independent Pharmacy Advocate
How to Be an Effective Independent Pharmacy Advocate

How to Be an Effective Independent Pharmacy Advocate

Tips for making a compelling case to your legislators.  read more


How the Pandemic Has Changed the Way Independent Pharmacies Do Business

Plexiglass shields, masked employees, and social distance markers are now common sites in independent pharmacies across the United  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 by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Pharmacy Roundup: This Week’s Top 5 Stories for September 4, 2020

Every week we share our favorite articles that other organizations, associations, and companies are producing to help your  read more


Key Insights from the 2020 JD Power Pharmacy Study 

Key Insights From the 2020 JD Power Pharmacy Study 

The latest pharmacy trends that independent owners need to know.   read more

Key Insights from the 2020 JD Power Pharmacy Study 

Current Legislation That Could Change Independent Pharmacy
Current Legislation That Could Change Independent Pharmacy

Current Legislation That Could Change Independent Pharmacy

A roundup of latest rules, legislation, and executive orders affecting independent pharmacy.   read more


Wholesale Pharmaceutical Suppliers Pharmacies Should Avoid

Wholesale Pharmaceutical Suppliers Pharmacies Should Avoid

Look out for these red flags when choosing a wholesale pharmaceutical supplier.  read more

Wholesale Pharmaceutical Suppliers Pharmacies Should Avoid

How Will COVID-19 Change the Future of Retail Pharmacy?
How Will COVID-19 Change the Future of Retail Pharmacy?

How Will COVID-19 Change the Future of Retail Pharmacy?

The coronavirus pandemic has upended nearly every industry, leaving essential and nonessential businesses alike wondering what the world  read more


CARES Act: Everything Independent Pharmacies Need to Know PPP Loan Forgiveness

What Pharmacies Need to Know About the New PPP Loan Forgiveness

Changes in the law make PPP loan forgiveness more accessible to small businesses.  read more

CARES Act: Everything Independent Pharmacies Need to Know PPP Loan Forgiveness

What Independent Pharmacies Need to Know About COVID-19 Testing
What Independent Pharmacies Need to Know About COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing: What Independent Pharmacies Need to Know

Updated June 15 Performing coronavirus tests is a great opportunity to improve the health of your community and  read more


How One Community Pharmacy Is Beating COVID-19 coronavirus

How One Community Pharmacy Is Beating COVID-19

As essential healthcare providers, pharmacies are one of the few vital businesses that must remain open during the  read more

How One Community Pharmacy Is Beating COVID-19 coronavirus

This Online Program Trains Pharmacy Technicians for Certification
This Online Program Trains Pharmacy Technicians for Certification

This Online Program Trains Pharmacy Technicians for Certification

Every successful specialist relies on a trusted sidekick. Pilots have copilots. Doctors have nurses. Lawyers have paralegals. For  read more


Lessons in Innovation From Pharmacy Trendsetters

Lessons in Innovation From Pharmacy Trendsetters

For the third year, representatives for the NCPA Innovation Center gathered to review the year in pharmacy and  read more

Lessons in Innovation From Pharmacy Trendsetters

Coronavirus: What Do We Know and What Can Pharmacies Do?
Coronavirus: What Do We Know and What Can Pharmacies Do?

What Will the Coronavirus Do to the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain?

The recent coronavirus from China has disrupted more than the health of its victims. The epidemic has shaken  read more


How to Find Low Price Wholesale Pharmaceuticals 

Finding reliable low-price or discounted pharmaceuticals can be a challenge. Here’s the best way to save money on wholesale drugs while keeping your pharmacy business safe.  read more


9 Tips for Avoiding Confusion Between Drugs
9 Tips for Avoiding Confusion Between Drugs

9 Tips for Avoiding Confusion Between Drugs

Be aware of look-alike and sound-alike drugs to combat drug confusion in your independent pharmacy. These simple practices can prevent mixups and medication errors.   read more


Is Independent Pharmacy Doomed? (And Other Trends From the 2019 NCPA Digest)

Readers’ Choice: The Most Popular Elements Articles of 2019

Discover the most popular tips, tools, and trends that other independent pharmacies learned to make their business better in 2019.  read more

Is Independent Pharmacy Doomed? (And Other Trends From the 2019 NCPA Digest)

National Pharmacy Survey Trends
National Pharmacy Survey Trends

Here’s What U.S. Patients Have to Say About Brick-and-Mortar Pharmacy

A recent national survey of more than 12,000 pharmacy patients reveals encouraging and useful findings about their current  read more

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