The Out in Front Blog

By Parata. For you.

Pharmacies Could Save Thousands on 2014 Taxes through Section 179 Increase
Before preparing your 2014 tax return, grab a calculator and call your CPA. Your pharmacy may qualify for huge savings under the Section 179 federal tax incentive.
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Can Pharmacists Play a Strategic Role in Improving Patient Outcomes and Preventing Hospital Readmissions?
As health care reform shifts from volume-based care to value-based care, many question whether pharmacists can play a strategic role in improving patient outcomes and preventing hospital readmissions. We believe the answer is yes, most definitely! And Parata customers ...
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Ebola and Public Policy #RxChat
This week’s #RxChat covered some tough questions regarding the Ebola outbreak. Specifically the moderator asked about quarantines, travel restrictions and the role the courts will play. There are no easy answers to these questions as personal rights, public ...
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How to Securely Automate Schedule II Prescription Drugs under New DEA Regulations
On Monday, October 6, a number of prescription drugs changed classification under the Controlled Substances Act. All hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) are now Schedule II substances, which are more tightly controlled.
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PQA presents: When the Stars Align: Prepare Your Pharmacy for Success
It was standing room only during our sponsored Lunch and Learn session with Sam Stolpe, PharmD, Director of Quality Strategies at the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA), and a Next-Generation Pharmacist Rising Star of the year finalist. As a member ...
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Gateway Apothecary Earns Award for Excellence in HIV Care
We’re so proud of Parata customer, Gateway Apothecary in St. Louis, Mo., for receiving the Peter M. Fox Excellence in HIV Credentialing Award, presented annually by the American Academy of HIV Medicine.
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Parata Joins Pharmacy Quality Alliance
Parata recently joined the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA). Together, Parata and PQA are committed to improving the quality of medication management and patient health care through a collaborative process. Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) is a consensus-based, multi-stakeholder membership organization ...
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Parata Max Earns GREENGUARD Gold Recertification
We’re pleased to announce that Parata Max pharmacy automation dispensing technology has once again achieved the UL Environment (a business division of UL) GREENGUARD and GREENGUARD Gold Certifications for low chemical emissions into indoor air during product usage.
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Role of the Pharmacist eLearning Series: The Missing Link
This eLearning series addresses the changing health care environment, the importance of technology as a tool to achieve improved care and efficiency, and the opportunities for pharmacists to play new strategic roles.
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Role of the Pharmacist eLearning series: The Emerging Role of the Pharmacist
Pharmacists are starting to get the attention they deserve, from players who matter. Legislators, industry leaders, insurers, providers and patients are recognizing that pharmacists have a critical role to play on an integrated health care team.
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