Mon, 23 November 2015
We are proud to welcome our newest Pharmacy Podcast Host Alex Barker, PharmD, who graduated from Ferris State University, completed a PGY1 residency focusing on ambulatory care and academia, and currently works as a clinical pharmacy specialist in an ambulatory care and anticoagulation clinic. He is the founder of Pharmacy School HQ (http://www.pharmacyschoolhq.org), which is dedicated to helping students become pharmacists.
Alex interviews Timothy Ulbrich, PharmD, who is the associate dean of workforce development and practice advancement and an associate professor of pharmacy practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) College of Pharmacy. He received his PharmD degree from Ohio Northern University and completed postgraduate residency training at The Ohio State University. He recently received the Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award and has also received the Most Influential Professor award from the graduating class 3 years in a row. He is passionate about empowering pharmacists and pharmacy students to take control of their personal finances. Follow him on Twitter @FinancialRPh
Direct download: Purposefully_Planning_a_Pharmacists_Financial_Future.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 9:46pm EDT
Thu, 19 November 2015
We are joined by independent pharmacy business accounting expert - Ollin Sykes founder of Sykes & Company, P.A.
Sykes & Company, P.A., was established in 1984 as a firm that offers accounting, tax and business advisory services. Sykes serves clients in northeastern North Carolina from their Edenton NC location and serve clients across the USA through their seamless cloud based accounting technology and video conference capabilities.
Industries we serve include:
Sykes also work with the owners, executives, employees and retirees of their business clients. In their work with individuals, Sykes focus on primarily middle and upper-income clients so that they can concentrate on the areas of public accounting most relevant to pharmacy owners needs.
Direct download: OLLIN_SYKES_PHARMACY_CLOUD_ACCOUNTING.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 7:29am EDT
Thu, 12 November 2015
We interview Kim Kersten - Board of Director member of the American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance (APPA).
Welcome to the American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance (APPA), the leading association for pharmacy buyers. APPA is made up of a group of dedicated and experienced professionals in the pharmacy purchasing industry. Our decades of experience enable us to provide members of the alliance excellent services and valuable information.
Joshua Pirestani | President
American Pharmacy Purchasing Alliance
Direct download: American_Pharmacy_Purchasing_Alliance_APPA.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 10:27pm EDT
Fri, 6 November 2015
Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition Fighting for Drug Pricing Transparency - Pharmacy Podcast Episode 269
Interview with Alan G. Rosenbloom, President and CEO of Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) about the Avalere Health Study: Long Term Care (LTC) Pharmacy Sector Plays Key, Growing Role in U.S. Seniors' Care as New Payment, Delivery Models Gain Prevalence in the industry.
Tue, 3 November 2015
Incredible interview with Eric Sredzinski, Pharm.D., about improving medication adherence in HIV patients through mobile health technologies developed by the team at Avella Specialty Pharmacy.
Eric Sredzinski, Pharm.D., AAHIVP
EVP, Clinical Affairs & Quality Assurance, Pharmacy Program Director, ADAP
About Avella Specialty Pharmacy:
Founded in 1996 as a single pharmacy in Scottsdale, Arizona, Avella Specialty Pharmacy (Avella) has strategically expanded to become one of the nation’s most respected specialty pharmacies. Once known primarily for its quality compounding capabilities, Avella is now recognized for its national specialty pharmacy services and its unparalleled high-touch therapy management programs. Avella’s mission is to optimize patient health through a relentless devotion to clinical excellence.
A leader in the specialty pharmacy industry, Avella’s enhanced clinical management programs educate and empower patients, enhance patient adherence, promote regular communications with providers, and reduce costs at every opportunity. Since 1996, Avella has grown its national distribution facility, its community-based specialty pharmacies, its sales force, and its wholesale division to consistently provide personal, timely, and cost-effective specialty pharmacy services to hundreds of thousands of patients and practitioners throughout the U.S.
Direct download: Specialty_Pharmacy_mHealth_Technology_-_Avella_.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 8:44pm EDT
Mon, 2 November 2015
We interview the Vice President of Sales with H. D. Smith - Rob Meriweather about the impact of drug wholesale on the future of our pharmacy industry.
Rob reports directly to the SVP, Drug Divisions with primary responsibility for enterprise sales strategy, segment-based revenue growth and corporate relationship with strategic account and group purchasing organizations. Rob was the 2015 Executive of the Year for H. D. Smith and created first-to-market deal structures resulting in revenue growth of $90M. Rob also contributed to the sales architecture in mobile application delivery adding value to their sales teams and customers, driving compliance in most profitable segment by more than 7%.
Rob Meriweather can be reached by email: Rob.Meriweather@hdsmith.com
H. D. Smith Corporate Offices
3063 Fiat Avenue