4 Tips to Help You Keep up With Extra Business During COVID-19

Many pharmacies are experiencing a surge in business at the moment due to COVID-19. Last month, clients on our pharmacy platform saw record-breaking numbers of prescription refills, calls, and mobile downloads. Handling an increase in business during social distancing and shelter-in-place orders can be stressful and complicated. How do you balance patient and customer influx […]

The Coronavirus Testing Problem and How Pharmacies Can Help

As the number of COVID-19 cases rises, the need for testing has begun to outpace current capabilities. Your pharmacy has a unique opportunity to provide testing support and change the face of coronavirus patient care. The US has 160,020 active coronavirus cases as of March 30, according to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center. President […]

Pharmacy Business Best Practices in the Digital Age

There is no doubt that 2020 has brought unprecedented circumstances to the world around us. In fact, the demand for a quick and convenient pharmacy experience has never been higher. With the rise of large-scale retail pharmacies like CVS, Walgreens, and Rite Aid, many patients do not feel like their needs are being properly met. […]

How Pharmacists Can Maximize Efficiency and Manage Stress

Americans are some of the most stressed-out people in the world, according to a 2019 study by Gallup. 55% of Americans deal with constant stress on a day-to-day basis.  Colonial Life’s survey of 1,505 full-time US workers found that over 70% spend several hours or more per week worrying at work. 41% of respondents said […]

Offer Hands-free Care During the Coronavirus Outbreak

This past Sunday, the Pope broke tradition to deliver his weekly prayer via livestream in an attempt to prevent the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus among tourists and citizens. Around the world, cities and businesses are taking serious measures to limit large-scale human contact and reduce exposure.  According to Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, there […]

What Your Pharmacy Can Do for National Nutrition Month

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month?  It’s a great opportunity for local pharmacies to educate their patients on the importance of good nutrition, healthy diets, and exercise. Springtime, March specifically, is an excellent time of year for you to start conversations with your patients about the various foods they’re eating and how […]

Why Your Pharmacy Should Offer Vaccines

Over half of Americans, approximately 160 million, plan to get the flu shot every year. According to the latest report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), manufacturers have distributed around 174 million doses of the vaccine during the 2019-2020 flu season so far. While seasonal influenza can provide reliable business for pharmacies […]

Maximize Your Pharmacy’s Social Media Efforts

Things can get overwhelming for pharmacies looking to grow their social media following and promote their brand. Knowing which social platforms to use is the key to your pharmacy’s social media success. Below is a breakdown of the most popular platforms and how they could be included in your social media strategy: Facebook With nearly […]

Maintain Pharmacy Compliance With 5 Easy Steps

According to a recent study by the American Hospital Association (AHA), health systems, hospitals, and PAC providers spend $38.6 billion nationally each year on administrative activities related to regulatory compliance.  Pharmacy compliance is a crucial matter, but without a systemized method for tracking and maintaining it, facilities stand to face serious consequences. Here are five […]

5 Things Your Patients Should Know About the Wuhan Coronavirus

The 2019-nCoV virus — better known as the Wuhan coronavirus, was first detected in the city of Wuhan in China. As of this writing, globally there have been over 73,000 people infected and almost 2,000 people killed by the virus. The Wuhan coronavirus is spreading quickly and has left many people extremely concerned about contracting […]