The Out in Front Blog

By Parata. For you.

Parata’s Blog Posts and Articles by Us and Guests

Boost Your Pharmacy’s Operational Efficiency
At Parata, we have frequent conversations with pharmacies about leveraging technology to increase safety and efficiency and improve patient care and satisfaction. Pharmacies are always looking for ways to do more with less. Sometimes, it comes down not just to ...
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How to Leverage Section 179 to Save Big on Pharmacy Taxes
Investing in pharmacy automation technology is a great way to increase your pharmacy’s efficiency and differentiate your business through innovative, valuable services — and to decrease your tax bill by tens of thousands of dollars.
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Own It. Take Charge of Your Pharmacy’s Future.
Heather Hudson, Medication Compliance Specialist with Parata, provides strategic guidance, coaching, and support to help customers who use Parata PASS® adherence packaging maximize their existing markets and gain access to new ones.
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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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