Parata's COVID-19 Response

Parata’s Out In Front Blog
With Posts and Articles by Us and Guests

It’s Coming… Are You Ready? Preparing for COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery
As pharmacists brace for COVID-19 vaccine delivery, what can we learn from the H1N1 pandemic in 2009? Pharmacist Peter Saad reflects on these lessons and how pharmacists can start preparing for new responsibilities now.
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Pharmacy Profitability Through a Pandemic
While there have been some pharmacy success stories and businesses like Right Way Meds seeing growth amid shutdowns, several factors are causing a decline in revenue for pharmacies – most notably in retail pharmacies.
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We Made Max 2 for You
Fans of Max, our vial-filling robot, already knew they were using the best in class counting technology on the market. But 10 years after the launch of Max, we set out to deliver enhancements to the usability and design.
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Ways to Customize PASS Packs
Customizing PASS Packs can improve patient health and drive more business to your pharmacy. Here are some ways you can do more with PASS.
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Updated: How to Leverage Section 179 to Save Big on Pharmacy Taxes
Did you know you can trade some of your pharmacy’s tax bill for new technology? There’s still time to take advantage of the Section 179 tax deduction, which allows you to deduct up to $1 million in qualifying equipment from ...
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A Shift in Thinking About Automation
I recently read a Wall Street Journal article, and part of it struck an immediate chord with me. The article discusses how companies are figuring out how to best integrate robotics into their labor model while freeing up staff ...
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Late night ramblings from a Southwest Flight: An Observation on Successful Pharmacies
Over the next three weeks, I’m excited to be heading to a couple of major pharmacy conferences. A fact not even this Southwest Airlines plane chock full of high school choir students can change (thank you, noise-canceling headphones). I’ll have ...
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5 Strategies to Help Patients Improve Adherence
Medication Adherence is defined by a patient taking their medications as prescribed or continuing to take their medications. Medication taking is behavioral and addressing patients that are non-adherent by providing support and resources can help lead to better outcomes. The ...
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WHOops. Where’s the Pharmacist?
The World Health Organization (WHO) recently launched a Global Patient Safety Challenge focused on medication safety. The goal of this global initiative: reduce medication-related errors by 50 percent over the next 5 years. There’s good reason — health-related and financial — to make ...
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How to Make Your Pharmacy Irresistible to Big Payers
Heather Hudson, a resident rock star, took the stage at the PDS Pharmacy Business Growth Conference this year. She was joined by two long-time Parata customers and innovators in independent pharmacy, Ashraf Latif and Whit Moose. We believe pharmacists can ...
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