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How to Avoid Bias When Hiring Pharmacy Staff

How to Avoid Bias When Hiring Pharmacy Staff

Inside: To hire the most effective, diverse pharmacy staff, confront biases you may not even realize you have.  read more

How to Avoid Bias When Hiring Pharmacy Staff

Managing Multiple Pharmacies: Creating Formal Policies for Every Location
Managing Multiple Pharmacies: Creating Formal Policies for Every Location

Managing Multiple Pharmacies: Creating Formal Policies for Every Location 

Standardized policies create a consistent and productive workplace. Here are some tips to get you started.  read more


How to Give Feedback That Actually Improves Pharmacy Performance

How to Give Feedback That Actually Improves Performance

Too often feedback causes more setbacks than improvements. These dos and don’ts of feedback will help make your pharmacy more productive.   read more

How to Give Feedback That Actually Improves Pharmacy Performance

How to Reduce Medication Errors in Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
How to Reduce Medication Errors in Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

7 Ways to Reduce Medication Errors in Your Pharmacy

Inside: Medication errors can prove deadly for your patients—here’s how to avoid them.   Mistakes will inevitably be made  read more


Robotics Quadrupled This Pharmacy's Business by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Robotics Quadrupled This Pharmacy’s Business

Using robots for dispensing medications quadrupled this independent pharmacy’s business and freed up more time to spend with patients.  read more

Robotics Quadrupled This Pharmacy's Business by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Is It Time for Your Pharmacy to Downsize? by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
Is It Time for Your Pharmacy to Downsize? by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Is It Time for Your Pharmacy to Downsize?

No business wants to lay off employees, but sometimes it’s the only option. A Harvard professor explains how to downsize the right way.  read more


How to Create an Employee Handbook for Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Create an Employee Handbook for Your Pharmacy

Learn what to include in a detailed employee handbook for increased workplace harmony and productivity.   read more

How to Create an Employee Handbook for Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

A Step-by-Step Guide for Dealing with Disgruntled Patients by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
A Step-by-Step Guide for Dealing with Disgruntled Patients by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

A Step-by-Step Guide for Dealing With Difficult Pharmacy Patients

Inside: Turn difficult patients into loyal customers with these practical steps.  You can’t please everyone. That might be  read more


Managing Multiple Pharmacies: Creating Formal Policies for Every Location

Managing Multiple Pharmacies: How to Create Consistent Results Across All Your Locations

Inside: In part 2 of our series on managing multiple pharmacies, learn how to ensure every pharmacy and  read more

Managing Multiple Pharmacies: Creating Formal Policies for Every Location

10 Traits of Successful Pharmacy Employees

Foster these traits in your employees for a happier and more productive pharmacy.    read more


Are You Making These Common Pharmacy Management Mistakes?

Even with the best of intentions, you could be mismanaging your pharmacy and making your employees less productive.   read more


How to Disagree Productively in the Pharmacy Workplace by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
How to Disagree Productively in the Pharmacy Workplace by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Disagree Productively in the Pharmacy Workplace

How to use differences of opinion to improve your pharmacy’s work environment.   read more


4 Start-Up Business Models to Modernize Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

4 Start-Up Business Models to Modernize Your Pharmacy

Learn from Uber, Dropbox, and other wildly successful start-ups to keep your pharmacy on the cutting edge.   read more

4 Start-Up Business Models to Modernize Your Pharmacy by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Cultivate Company Culture for a Happier Workplace by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
How to Cultivate Company Culture for a Happier Workplace by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Cultivate Company Culture for a Happier Workplace

Inside: For more productive and satisfied team members, foster a positive company culture. If you asked each of  read more


How Safe Is Your Pharmacy From a Robbery?

Your pharmacy isn’t as safe as you think. Learn how to protect your pharmacy from theft.  read more


How to Make Third-Party Reconciliation a Breeze by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
How to Make Third-Party Reconciliation a Breeze by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Make Third-Party Reconciliation a Breeze

Don’t let IOUs from insurance companies and other providers slip past your notice. Master the third-party reconciliation process for a fatter wallet.  read more


This Wholesaler Contract Incentive Could Save Pharmacies Hundreds of Thousands by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

This Wholesaler Contract Incentive Could Save Pharmacies Hundreds of Thousands

Discover how much you could be saving through this one incentive in your wholesaler contract.   read more

This Wholesaler Contract Incentive Could Save Pharmacies Hundreds of Thousands by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

What to Look for in a Group Purchasing Organization by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
What to Look for in a Group Purchasing Organization by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

What to Look for in a Group Purchasing Organization

Find out what traits and services make for a standout group purchasing organization.  read more


How Much Does It Cost to Run a Pharmacy?

Are you spending too much to run your pharmacy? Learn how to reduce your expenses and increase profit for your pharmacy.  read more


6 Tips to Keep Your Pharmacy Organized

Get more done and leave a positive impression on your patients with an organized pharmacy.  read more


10 Ways to Give Your New Pharmacy Employee a Great First Day by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

10 Ways to Give Your New Pharmacy Employee a Great First Day

The first day of work sets the tone for the rest of the job. Learn how to hit all the right notes for a new employee’s first day.  read more

10 Ways to Give Your New Pharmacy Employee a Great First Day by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Improve Patient Understanding in 2 Minutes by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
Improve Patient Understanding in 2 Minutes by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Improve Patient Understanding in 2 Minutes

How many times have you explained a medication’s instructions, but left the consultation unsure if the patient understood  read more


How to Improve Inefficiencies in Pharmacy Workflow by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Make Your Pharmacy Workflow More Efficient

Every minute gained is dollars gained. Learn what one expert says about making your pharmacy workflow more efficient.   read more

How to Improve Inefficiencies in Pharmacy Workflow by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Hire the Best People for Your Pharmacy

They say a business is only as good as its people. If that’s true for any business, it’s  read more


How to Create an Emergency Response Plan for Your Pharmacy

Don’t be caught unprepared when disaster strikes. Protect your pharmacy business during an emergency with proper planning.  read more


Improving the Pharmacy Workplace: Benefits of Social Cohesion by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
Improving the Pharmacy Workplace: Benefits of Social Cohesion by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Create a Cohesive Pharmacy Team

 You’ve hired skilled, talented individuals to help you run your business. But to reach their full potential, they need to excel as a team.  read more


Top 10 Vaccination Errors (And How To Prevent Them) by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Have You Committed Any of These Common Pharmacy Vaccination Errors?

A recent industry report revealed the most common immunization errors. Here’s how to prevent them in your pharmacy.  read more

Top 10 Vaccination Errors (And How To Prevent Them) by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Hire Great Non-Pharmacy Employees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
How to Hire Great Non-Pharmacy Employees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Hire Great Non-Pharmacy Employees

Non-pharmacy employees are an integral part of your business. Don’t underestimate the importance of hiring the right people for these positions.  read more


5 Common Customer Complaints and How to Combat Them by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

8 Common Customer Complaints Every Independent Pharmacy Needs to Address

Letting a patient complaint go unaddressed can hurt your business. Here’s how to respond to the most common gripes.  read more

5 Common Customer Complaints and How to Combat Them by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Create an Employee Onboarding Plan for Your Independent Pharmacy (And Why It’s Good for Business)

Formal onboarding plans maximize new employee potential and save your business headaches. Here’s how to get new employees started off on the right foot.  read more

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