In the past several years, retailers have been moving toward a business model geared toward health and wellness services that include and go beyond pharmacy to retail clinics and such other consumer-facing initiatives as health and wellness programs.This shift is the result of a convergence of diff
For millions in the U.S., community pharmacies are the face of neighborhood healthcare. And in the upcoming months these organizations will be at the forefront of the nearly 330 million people seeking vaccinations and related services.
Pharmacies need to be able to accurately link patient records and prescription profiles to prevent potentially fatal, wrong-patient errors:
As anyone who works in a pharmacy can tell you, there are many opportunities for mistakes to happen.
As many as 39% of Americans feel restless when they sleep at least once or twice every week, and 27.5% feel restless at least three or four nights each week, according to a survey conducted in May by Field Agent on behalf of Drug Store News.
More than 5 billion retail prescription drugs were filled at U.S. pharmacies in 2016, according to Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation research. These transactions included a growing number of invalid and illegal orders.<br />
While many think prescription discount cards serve the needs of consumers without prescription drug coverage, the reality is that an increasing number of insured individuals are now using them as well.<br />
Only 18% of Americans were very likely or completely likely to post their latest ailment on social media, but for those who did post, 40% of their friends were quick to make an over-the-counter recommendation, according to a survey conducted in July by Field Agent on behalf of Drug Store News.<br />
For millions, over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are accessible, proven and effective forms of treatment, acting as first-lines of defense in combating a variety of ailments and/or nutritional deficiencies.
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