• Pharmacy Profession Stands at Threshold to Play Bigger Role in Healthcare

  • By ScriptPro
    November 9, 2015

    In its most recent issue, Chain Drug Review brought together experts from the retailing, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and healthcare technology sectors to talk about where the industry is headed. CDR notes,

    “Pharmacy stands at the threshold of a new era, one in which members of the profession are very likely to play a much bigger part in healthcare.”

    Mike Coughlin President & CEOScriptPro CEO Mike Coughlin tackles the topic of how pharmacies and their staff can maintain balance in the face of so many tasks and expectations that demand their time.

    “This is where technology has played a key role. It has been a good investment for pharmacy. And there are other investments that need to come. Technology has done a lot, and I think it can do a lot more. If you’re going to make changes in the way pharmacy operates and move it to a higher level, you’ve got to give pharmacists the time and the peace of mind to cope with their workload and know that the basic filling functions are being handled properly.”

    Read the full article – beginning on page 27 in Chain Drug Review!

     

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