Tue, 29 August 2017
Today we will be talking with Jaclyn Aremka, P4 student at Drake University from the Chicagoland area who is looking forward to a career in community or ambulatory care pharmacy. She’s a past Division I athlete, she’s a painter, and soon to be graduate.
Some topics she answers include:
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Mon, 28 August 2017
We often think of marketing our business externally only, not looking inside the pharmacy at our own employees. When in truth, your employees are your biggest asset, and they can be your cheerleader or thorn.
Guest Ben Coakley and Nicolle McClure discuss how to create and implement an internal marketing program, ideas for engaging employees and dealing with disgruntled ones, and offering incentives.
Learn how a successful internal marketing strategy can translate into a successful external one as well.
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Thu, 24 August 2017
Pharmacy Podcast Network and National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) have joined forces to launch the industry's #1 podcast "about the business of pharmacy" and delivering the Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Industry - the Specialty Pharmacy Podcast.
The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) will host its fifth annual meeting in Washington, DC, on September 17-20, 2017. The NASP Annual Meeting is the most effective way to stay abreast of rapid developments in specialty pharmacy, including national legislative and regulatory policy, which will be featured at the meeting.
The NASP Annual Meeting & Expo is the only comprehensive national specialty pharmacy conference in which all stakeholders can fully participate.
Who Attends the NASP Annual Meeting?
Senior executives, pharmacy directors, staff pharmacists, consultants, and other management- level personnel from specialty pharmacy providers, infusion pharmacies, pharma/biotech manufacturers, institutional pharmacies, managed care organizations, GPOs, distributors, and suppliers to the industry.
When Does the NASP Annual Meeting Take Place?
Save the dates for the NASP Annual Meeting & Expo:
September 17 – 20, 2017
About the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy NASP:
The mission of the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) is to improve specialty pharmacy practice by promoting continuing professional education and certification of specialty pharmacists while advocating for public policies that ensure appropriate patient access to specialty medications and related care services on behalf of the stakeholders we serve.
The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy is a 501(c)(6) trade association representing all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry. Our members include the nation’s leading specialty pharmacies, pharmaceutical and biotechnology manufacturers, GPOs, distributors and more. With over 100 corporate members and 1,200 individuals, NASP is the unified voice of specialty pharmacy in the United States. NASP is dedicated to education, national policy advocacy, and engagement of all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry.
Tue, 22 August 2017
Millions of times a day, pharmacists are helping people on their path to better health—from advising on prescriptions to helping manage chronic and specialty conditions. Because pharmacists are present in so many moments, big and small, they have an active, supportive role in shaping the future of health care.
Today's interview is with Colin DeWald, PharmD about his career with CVS Health.
CVS Health Careers with Colin DeWald, PharmD
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Mon, 21 August 2017
Innovation, Integration, & Customer Care - McKesson Pharmacy Technology - Pharmacy Podcast Episode 459
Interview with Jamie Gramz Vice President of Product Management at McKesson Pharmacy Technology & Services.
About McKesson Pharmacy Technology & Services:
You want to run your business your way. McKesson Pharmacy Technology & Services (MPTS) gives you the freedom of choice when it comes to picking the right pharmacy technology for your organization.
MPTS pharmacy management software and services are focused on making it easier for you to start, run and expand your pharmacy. The team with leaders like Jamie listen to your needs and help you select the system and services that best align with your pharmacy workflow, business goals and budget.
MPTS solutions provide improved efficiency and margins, increased profits, and have led to better overall patient care in retail pharmacies across the country. But that doesn’t mean you need every solution or that you share the same goals as other pharmacists. Maybe you want to optimize your business without making big changes. Maybe you want more time to focus on patients. Maybe you want innovation. Or maybe you want a packaged set of proven solutions. No matter what your priorities, we have solutions that can help.
Solutions that lead to better health in a way that works for your business and your patients. MPTS will make it easy for you to find the right solutions for your business, by grouping them based on how they can help you achieve specific priorities.
Interview with Victor Vercammen, Pharm.D Vice President, Innovation & Industry Relations at Supplylogix LLC
Founded in 2010, Supplylogix applications process millions of transactions every day on behalf of more than 12,000 national and regional retail pharmacies. Supplylogix is a high-growth software company that develops and delivers practical supply chain intelligence solutions for pharmacy and related businesses. Supplylogix, a division of McKesson Corporation, is based in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, and services a wide array of healthcare providers nationwide. For more information, visit supplylogix.com. Follow us on Twitter at @supplylogix.
Fri, 18 August 2017
Today we’re going to be talking with Megan Bereda, a fourth-year student pharmacist at Purdue University College of Pharmacy. She has 4 years of pharmacy technician experience at Vibra Healthcare hospital in Crown Point, Indiana and was a 2016 pharmacy intern at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in critical care and surgery pharmacy. She is currently finishing her last year of pharmacy school which includes a 6-month track at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, a month at Purdue medical center in safety advancement, and ending in Eldoret, Kenya.
PharmD Candidate, Class of 2018
Purdue University College of Pharmacy
Direct download: Pharmacy_Future_Leaders_-_Megan_Bereda.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 4:35pm EDT
Thu, 17 August 2017
The Pharmacy Podcast Network CEO, Publisher, and Founder Todd Eury was the moderator for the Cardinal Health 1st Annual Women in Pharmacy - Leadership Forum during the RBC 2017 Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio TX, July 28, 2017.
During this session, the leaders will shared abiut their unique leadership journeys and life lessons, how they break down barriers and stay on course to achieve their career goals.
The leadship panel discussed how to create a movement for change and inspire others to lead including how to thrive as an entrepreneur in the new pharmacy landscape.
The leadership panel:
Special thanks to Eden Sulzer, Director of the Women in Pharmacy initiaitve with Cardinal Health.
For more information about 'Women in Pharmacy' please go to the following website:
The views and opinions expressed in this podcast are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent official policy or position of Cardinal Health or its customers. The primary purpose of this podcast is to educate and inform. This podcast does not constitute and is not intended to offer medical or other professional advice or services.
Direct download: Women_in_Pharmacy_Leadership_Forum_RBC_2017.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 3:28pm EDT
Wed, 16 August 2017
Today we will be talking with Jake Ready, new graduate of Butler University class of 2017. Jake has recently accepted a position as a staff pharmacist with Walgreens, but has explored several aspects of pharmacy prior to landing on the retail route. Throughout his time at Butler, Jake has acquired experience in various nontraditional pharmacy areas. Specifically, Jake spent a rotation with Eli Lilly exploring the industrial side of pharmacy, as well as a rotation abroad in Ecuador. While in school, Jake had work experience not only as a retail intern, but also as a clinical contractor for a company based in London, England. Despite his busy schedule, Jake also managed to plan his wedding on top of all of his pharmacy commitments.
Direct download: Pharmacy_Future_Leaders_-_Jake_Ready.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 8:30am EDT
Tue, 15 August 2017
Senior Program Manager - Marty Allain with the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) joins Pharmacy Podcast Network Co-Host Dr. Erin Albert to review the vital impact the NABP is making within the Pharmacy Industry and helping to eradicate #FakePharmacy --- throughout the globe.
1. National Association of Boards of Pharmacy: https://nabp.pharmacy/
2. .pharmacy initiative: https://www.safe.pharmacy/
3. The Alliance for Safe Online Pharmacies: http://buysaferx.pharmacy/
4. Operation Pangea: https://www.ncconsumer.org/news-articles/fda-takes-action-against-illegal-online-pharmacies-through-operation-pangea-ix.html
5. VIPPS: https://nabp.pharmacy/programs/vipps/
Erin Albert, MBA, PharmD, JD, PAHM
CEO, Pharm, LLC
President, HBA Indiana Chapter 2017
Post Office Box 335
Fishers, IN 46038 USA
Direct download: National_Association_Board_of_Pharmacy.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 9:27am EDT
Mon, 14 August 2017
Today we’re talking with Matt Paterini, co-founder of The Nontraditional Pharmacist: a platform company that exposes, connects, and educates pharmacists and pharmacy students to nontraditional pharmacy. At the University of Michigan School of Pharmacy, Matt recognized the many outside the box opportunities available, and Matt’s role at IBM as a cloud software seller to healthcare payer, provider and industry accounts is a measure of that. There he bridges the gap between healthcare and technology helping clients innovate and adapt the changing healthcare landscape.
Matt Paterini, PharmD
The Nontraditional Pharmacist, Co-Founder
Direct download: Pharmacy_Future_Leaders_-_Matt_Paterini_PharmD__Mixdown_2.mp3
Category:Pharmacy -- posted at: 1:55pm EDT