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Adherence: A New Strategy for New Times

  Pharmacists can drive results related to adherence by offering patients new services and solutions. By Tom Rhoads, CEO, Parata Systems Published in Pharmacy Times Tuesday, June 18, 2013 Pharmacists are among the most trusted professionals in the country, but until the recent focus on adherence they haven’t been getting paid for it. Independent pharmacists […]

Tech Companies Target the Right Talent

Parata Systems, a Durham-based company that sells automatic pharmaceutical dispensing as well as packaging technology, hired for about 70 positions last year, which included some promotions or lateral moves, said Mindi McLendon, the company’s vice president for human resources.

Chain Drug Review — Tech Talk

  The quest for next-generation solutions By Tom Rhoads, CEO, Parata Systems Published in Chain Drug Review August 2011 For an executive, every decision balances risk with reward and acknowledges the status quo can often be the riskiest decision of all. Shrinking margins are putting the squeeze on pharmacy’s operational efficiency, hastened by the government’s […]

Automation: It’s Not About Technology. It’s About Time.

  Saving time and improving safety benefit the pharmacy and the patient alike. By Tom Rhoads, CEO, Parata Systems Published in Pharmacy Times Friday, October 5, 2012 It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement surrounding new technology. From electric cars to 3-D televisions, yesterday’s science fiction is popping up faster than ever in […]