The Out in Front Blog

By Parata. For you.

In America’s Pharmacist: The Right Way for Adherence
“So you have this chain of trained people — chemist, physician, pharmacist — and what do you do? You give to the person who’s least capable of handling them — the patient. And for years, you’ve been doing ...
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Chain Drug Review: Tech solutions foster patient-centric Rx model
As healthcare shifts from treating sick patients to helping people live healthy, pharmacists are seeking ways to free up time to spend with patients on high-value services that will improve patient outcomes, including medication therapy management and adherence programs. Right ...
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Top 5 Takeaways: “Adherence and the Future of Pharmacy”
Tripp Logan, pharmacist and co-owner of MedHere Today®, recently discussed how the future of pharmacy revolves around adherence and how pharmacists can capitalize on this opportunity. Here are our top five takeaways from Tripp’s webinar, Making an Impact: Adherence and ...
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C.O. Bigelow: A Manhattan Pharmacy with a Small-Town Feel
Civil War generals frequented the shop. Mark Twain strolled the aisles. Eleanor Roosevelt commended the store’s toiletries. Today, this 19th-century pharmacy draws fashion magazine editors, playwrights, actresses and regular folks like the rest of us. It’s more than a pharmacy. ...
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Top 5 Questions on Partnering with Home Health
Home health expert Tim Rowan recently hosted a webinar on trends and challenges in home health care and how pharmacists can become involved. After the webinar, we connected with Tim to address your top 5 questions on partnering with ...
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Pharmacy Partnerships Help Reduce Readmissions
With the recent focus on reducing hospital readmissions, most of us are familiar with the stats: one in five Medicare patients is readmitted within 30 days, costing the health care system $26 billion each year. But the numbers don’t tell ...
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Innovation and Service Drive 125 Years of Success
Caring for patients has been in my family’s blood for generations. The first Moose Pharmacy, which still stands today, opened in 1882 in Mount Pleasant, N.C. Today my brother Whit and I run five locations across the state. Despite our ...
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Rite Aid Reaps Benefits from Automation
Rite Aid displays a passion for innovation that raises the bar for all the major chain drug players, even in the face of challenging market and business conditions.For example, wellness+ recently became the industry’s first loyalty program to offer ...
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Giving Back Returns Dividends for Independents
I love being a pharmacist because I like taking care of people. At Eden Drug, we’ve decided from the day my wife Debbie and I bought the store seven years ago that we would seek to do something bigger through ...
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Pharmacies Can Save Thousands in “Fiscal Cliff” Fix
If you want to see your pharmacy’s quiet accountant get talking, just ask her about Section 179. Recent changes to the federal tax incentive mean that capital equipment purchases you made in 2012 — or investments you plan to ...
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