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2014-08-01 23:01:05

Key themes include business transformation, outlining new opportunities and key learnings for the year ahead Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 The evolving healthcare landscape presents unique issues and opportunities for independent community pharmacies. At ThoughtSpot 2014, AmerisourceBergen and Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s annual tradeshow, pharmacists are equipped with practices and resources to enhance patient care and profitability. At today’s General Session, AmerisourceBergen...

2014-07-31 23:11:28

Annual independent community pharmacy tradeshow takes stage in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Thousands of independent community pharmacists, industry insiders and exhibitors from across the country have come together today to kick off ThoughtSpot 2014, AmerisourceBergen and Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s annual tradeshow. "ThoughtSpot 2014 is Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s annual conference to deliver community pharmacists resources and tools to help their businesses...

2014-07-31 23:04:34

Annual conference serves as capstone event for a year of programs and services centered on medication adherence and compliance. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Today, Good Neighbor Pharmacy reinforced its commitment to helping independent pharmacies enhance patient care by kicking off another year of programs focused on compliance and medication adherence. The first of many education sessions and initiatives took place today during the opening of ThoughtSpot 2014, Good Neighbor...

2014-07-31 12:28:58

As Support for H.R. 4577 Grows, Voters Reject Anti-Patient Scare Tactics ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As members of Congress prepare to see voters during a month-long recess and more lawmakers sign on to cosponsor a bipartisan patient choice proposal, the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today announced that a nationwide survey found overwhelming support for expanding Medicare seniors' access to discounted or "preferred" copays in...

2014-07-30 23:01:11

The pharmacy announces new changes. Sugar Land, TX (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 New changes are in store for MedX Pharmacy! The compounding pharmacy recently announced their plans to move to a new facility. The official date of the relocation has not yet been announced, but they will be moving soon. MedX Pharmacy will be moving into a new building located at 6302 W Broadway in Pearland, TX 77581. This is the old Wells Fargo building. The new facility will be larger than their current one and...

2014-07-30 16:29:12

AMCP was one of ten national pharmacy groups that developed document ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) last evening expressed support for the "Pharmacists' Patient Care Process" recently developed by the Joint Commission of Pharmacy Practitioners (JCPP). As a JCPP member, AMCP worked with other member organizations over a two-year period to develop a scalable, viable and consistent patient...

2014-07-27 23:02:55

Custom Compounding Centers of America Donates to Charities Chosen by Their Patients Kingsport, TN (PRWEB) July 27, 2014 Custom Compounding Centers of America announced today they will be donating monies to charities on a local and national level. Robert (Bob) Harshbarger lll, Pharmacist of Kingsport, TN stated, “We ask our patients where they would like a donation be made from a list of charities provided to them and we try to honor everyone’s request. This month we are making a...

2014-07-25 12:25:09

Winners are hometown pharmacies from Ohio, Tennessee and Texas WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardinal Health will today name three of the nation's most innovative community pharmacies as winners of its prestigious Independent Pharmacy Best Practices Competition, during the company's Retail Business Conference, one of the nation's largest gatherings of independent pharmacists. The Best Practice Competition winners - family-owned pharmacies from Ohio, Tennessee and Texas...

2014-07-24 23:14:28

inPharmacy Jobs, the leading provider of job search and online recruitment services for the pharmacy industry, announced today a new partnership with Pharmacist eLink, powered by the National Community Pharmacists Association. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 inPharmacy Jobs, the leading provider of job search and online recruitment services for the pharmacy industry, announced today a new partnership with Pharmacist eLink, powered by the National Community Pharmacists Association. The...

2014-07-24 23:14:26

Custom Compounding Centers of America Offers Free Bone Density Screenings for the Public. Kingsport, TN (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 “Osteoporosis, or thinning bones, can result in painful fractures. Risk factors for osteoporosis include aging, being female, low body weight, low sex hormones or menopause, smoking, and some medications. Prevention and treatment include calcium and vitamin D, exercise, and osteoporosis medications. This is something I plead with my patients about on a daily...


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