Independent Pharmacy Insights

Medication Therapy Management: How Independent Pharmacies Can Leverage Customer Relationships

A 2016 Kaiser Family Foundation/Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) Survey showed that nearly half (51 percent) of U.S. workers were members of health insurance plans that required a minimum out of pocket expense of $1,000 before coverage...

06 / 20 / 2017 Read More

Dan Alaimo Joins AlliantRx as National Director of Business Developmenbt - Will Play a Key Role at AlliantRx, Driving and Implementing Solutions for Member Pharmacies

AlliantRx announced today that it has appointed Dan Alaimo to the position of National Director of Business Development, effective immediately.  Mr. Alaimo previously held the positions of District Director and Director of New Business Development for...

06 / 20 / 2017 Read More

Stephen A. Hendrickson Joins AlliantRx as Chief Executive Officer - Brings Over 20-Years of Diverse Pharmaceutical Distribution Experience

AlliantRx is pleased to announce that it has appointed Stephen A. Hendrickson to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.  Mr. Hendrickson previously held the position of Senior Vice President, Sales, Independent Community &...

05 / 30 / 2017 Read More

Direct Primary Care: What Does it Mean for Independent and Community Pharmacies?

A 2016 Kaiser Family Foundation/Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) Survey showed that nearly half (51 percent) of U.S. workers were members of health insurance plans that required a minimum out of pocket expense of $1,000 before coverage...

05 / 26 / 2017 Read More

Is Now the Time to Break into Specialty Pharmacy?

Being able to provide personal consultations to patients – something mail order companies cannot offer, and physicians and clinics have little time to do – is one of the most valuable services an independent specialty pharmacy can offer its clientele. 

05 / 10 / 2017 Read More

AlliantRx Announces Preferred Vendor Partnership with Tri State Distribution – Offers Innovative Prescription Packaging to Member Pharmacies

AlliantRx announced today that it has entered into a preferred vendor partnership agreement with the Tri State Distribution (TSD), the industry leader in innovative, pharmacy friendly prescription packaging. 

04 / 14 / 2017 Read More

ThoughtSpot 2017 is Coming!

 

The independent pharmacy event of the year is coming back to Vegas to an exciting new location. ThoughtSpot 2017, the annual trade show hosted by AmerisourceBergen and Good Neighbor Pharmacy, will be held at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas from July...

04 / 13 / 2017 Read More

Improve Outcomes and Boost Volume Through Medication Synchronization

Medication synchronization is a process that allows patients’ refills to come due on the same day, each month. This enables independent pharmacists to leverage their relationships with patients and drive medication adherence – improving the quality of...

04 / 13 / 2017 Read More

Any Willing Provider Laws: Can You Keep Your Patients from Going to Larger Chain Stores?

Have you had healthcare plans calling or sending letters to your customers informing them that they must get their prescriptions filled at a larger chain store? Are they calling your pharmacy? Some may find this practice alarming but, surprisingly, it...

03 / 31 / 2017 Read More

DIR Fees and the Importance of Alliances to Drive Transparency and Save Costs

There are many unique challenges to running profitable independent pharmacies.  One challenge that can have a negative impact is an independent pharmacy’s dealings with pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs).  Unlike larger retail pharmacies, which have a...

03 / 15 / 2017 Read More

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