Will Amazon’s Acquisition of Pillpack Impact the Opioid Epidemic?

The pharmaceutical world trembled a bit when Amazon acquired Pillpack at the end of June this year. With Amazon’s door to door shipping ability and, its entry into this market signals potential trouble for pharmacy giants like CVS and Walmart, whose stock dropped immediately upon announcement of the sale. The long-term implications may spell a…

My Secret to Personal Branding on LinkedIn and Twitter

When is the right time to work on your personal branding? NOW! You wouldn’t believe how many people reach out to me when they are between positions or unhappy in their current position and ask: How do I get my LinkedIn looking good? But their timing is off. It takes years to finetune your brand…

5 Pharmacy Remote Processing Considerations

Having spent the past 18 years using, implementing and maintaining pharmacy systems, I have often discussed whether a pharmacy gains or losses efficiencies by utilizing remote processing. Remote processing is also known as load balancing or alternate site processing. For the sake of this blog, I will refer to it as remote processing. Remote processing…

Pharmacogenomics Role in Local Pharmacies

Medical practitioners rely on a number of factors to determine what medications to give you and in what dosage, including your age, weight, gender, and medical conditions. Unfortunately, those considerations don’t always accurately predict how you will react to a particular drug. Two people with the same basic characteristics may have entirely different experiences. That’s…

Streamline Your Pharmacy Purchasing Management

When running a successful pharmacy, the most important factors other than accuracy are inventory, productivity, and profitability. It is easier to achieve success with these three factors if your pharmacy has the proper tools, and OrderInsite is a software company in healthcare tech that provides innovative solutions to your pharmacy replenishment with its Replenish, Exchange,…

5 Common Mistakes New Project Managers Make

Project management is a highly complex job that requires a wide range of skill sets. Project managers are simultaneously responsible for having an overarching, strategic eye on a project while owning the nitty-gritty details. As a result, it can be easy for newcomers to get overwhelmed by everything project management entails. If you’re a new…

Streamline Your Pharmacy Purchasing Management

When running a successful pharmacy, the most important factors other than accuracy are inventory, productivity and profitability. It is easier to achieve success with these three factors if your pharmacy has the proper tools, and OrderInsite is a new startup in health care tech that provides innovative solutions to your pharmacy replenishment with its Replenish, Exchange,…