Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: Pharmacy Management Pharmacy Management en-us Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:36:56 EST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:36:56 EST Community Pharmacies Well-Situated to Offer Point-of-Care Infectious Disease Testing By offering quick and convenient tests for diseases such as influenza, HIV, and hepatitis C, community pharmacies could help improve prevention and treatment. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 04:18:55 EDT Using Social Media to Promote Your Pharmacy Social media and networking platforms offer pharmacies the opportunity to increase their visibility and connection with patients, but they also require dedicated effort in order to pay off. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 04:10:01 EST Pharmacists Among Most Widely Trusted Professionals, Gallup Poll Finds Pharmacists tied for second in the annual poll of the public’s trust in various professions, placing in the top 3 for the 11th year in a row. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:27:10 EST Serving Diabetes Patients is a Smart Business Move for Pharmacies Jonathan G. Marquess, PharmD, CDE, explains why going out of your way to serve diabetes patients can help grow your pharmacy’s business. Thu, 12 Dec 2013 12:48:27 EST E-Prescribing in 2013: Where Are We? Electronic prescribing has the potential to make pharmacy workflow more efficient and help reduce adverse medication events, but its uptake has been complicated and delayed by the health care system’s complexity. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 09:38:11 EST Focusing on the Diabetes Patient Jonathan G. Marquess, PharmD, CDE, explains why he decided to focus on caring for diabetes patients at his pharmacy. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:36:49 EST Unanticipated Emergencies and the Pharmacy: What’s Your Plan? Pharmacies play an important role in assisting patients after a disaster, so they need to have a disaster plan in place and conduct periodic reviews to ensure that it will work when needed. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 09:34:13 EST Value-Driven Pharmacy Business Joe Moose, PharmD, discusses what it means to shift from a volume-driven business to a value-driven business. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 12:01:51 EST Sav-Mor Pharmacy: Marketing From the Inside Out The Illinois pharmacy chain has attained success as a result of good planning and successful marketing strategies. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 09:56:22 EDT Pharmacies Expand Through Deliveries and Providing Vaccinations Providing vaccinations to patients and offering delivery services are excellent ways for pharmacies to grow their business. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:41:33 EDT Technology Saves Time for Patients A range of pharmacy tasks can be handled more efficiently through the use of technology, freeing up pharmacists to spend time helping patients. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 08:54:49 EDT Medicare Part D Drug Plans: Counseling With a Moving Target Patients are likely to be confused by the various Medicare prescription drug plans available to them as well as the year-to-year coverage changes, but the basics are reasonably straightforward. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 09:46:42 EDT Expanding the Role of Pharmacy Technicians Pharmacy Times Editor-in-Chief Fred M. Eckel, RPh, MS, argues that giving pharmacy technicians more responsibility could help make way for pharmacists to practice at the top of their license. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 02:22:52 EDT Rebecca Snead, RPh, Discusses the Movement for Pharmacist Provider Status Rebecca P. Snead, RPh, of the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations, discusses the movement for pharmacist provider status. Fri, 31 May 2013 03:40:44 EDT Social Media in Pharmacy Pharmacy owner Mike Koelzer, RPh, discusses how pharmacists can make use of social media. Fri, 31 May 2013 03:31:34 EDT Reducing Drug Costs and Eliminating Abuses by PBMs Dave Marley of Pharmacists United for Truth and Transparency discusses how pharmacy owners can reduce drug costs and eliminate abuses by pharmacy benefit managers. Fri, 31 May 2013 03:25:19 EDT Independent Pharmacy Thrives with Personal Service Morgan Pharmacy in Washington, DC, has managed to keep its doors open for more than 100 years. Fri, 31 May 2013 03:22:01 EDT Pharmacy Student Takes Family Business to Third Generation A pharmacy in Lake City, Tennessee, has been operating for 80 years under the management of several generations of a single family. Fri, 31 May 2013 03:10:52 EDT Employees as Assets Pharmacy managers should be careful not to overlook their most important assets: employees. Fri, 31 May 2013 08:45:01 EDT Workplace Clutter Keeping your pharmacy clear of clutter is key to maintaining productivity and morale. Fri, 31 May 2013 08:30:01 EDT