Serving Diabetes Patients is a Smart Business Move for Pharmacies
Published Online: Thursday, December 12, 2013
In this video, Jonathan G. Marquess, PharmD, CDE, President and CEO of the Institute for Wellness and Education, Inc, explains why going out of your way to serve diabetes patients can help grow your pharmacy’s business. This video was shot at the National Community Pharmacists Association 115th Annual Convention in Orlando.
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Implementing eye screening via telemedicine among patients with diabetes uncovered that 1 in 5 have diabetic retinopathy.