LexisNexis Health Care’s Bobbie Riley writes about the importance of properly identifying patients picking up opioid prescriptions, and how technology can make the step easier for pharmacists, as well as an opportunity to build a patient relationship.
From the Blogs
In his latest column, Drug Store News contributing editor Ed Rowland looks at the confluence of factors — from digital tools to consumer demands and the agility of competitors — complicating the OTC e-commerce business.
LexisNexis Health Care’s Bobbie Riley and Tom Suk discusses the challenges pharmacies face around credentialing, and how LexisNexis Health Care can help simplify the credentialing process.
In the latest installment of Supermarket Wellness Watch, Dave Orgel shares insights from a panel at the recent Fancy Food Show that included spakers from Jet/Walmart, Whole Foods and Peapod/Ahold.
HEALTHCARE IT BY CHANGE HEALTHCARE
Change Healthcare experts weigh in on some of the latest innovations in healthcare IT — from patient engagement to e-prescribing to the latest pharmacy trends — in this exclusive blog series. Click here to read the latest.
PHARMACY INNOVATIONS BY ERX NETWORK
eRx Network solution experts provide insight on the latest innovations in the pharmacy industry — from targeted messaging and electronic co-pay programs to other intelligent web-based tools that provide transparency into claim information for analysis and reporting — in this exclusive blog series. Click here to read the latest.
DSN contributing editor Ed Rowland takes a look at where OTC brand owners stand in the global market — from M&A to wholesalers pulling double duty globally as retailers and the potential impact of online companies.
Dan Mack examines what differentiates newer, smaller companies from larger, more established ones, and how these differentiators facilitate innovation and dollar growth among these upstarts.
In his latest blog post, David Orgel looks at findings from the International Food Information Foundation’s latest Food and Health Survey to highlight what it says about shopping behavior among older Americans.
GlobalData Retail managing director Neil Saunders weighs in on the ‘pragmatic approach’ to a lengthy regulatory process that Walgreens and Rite Aid have undertaken by scrapping their proposed merger and creating a new deal.
In his latest blog post, Dave Wendland takes inspiration from his spice rack to suggest potential merchandising innovation that would help showcase products.
DSN editor in chief Rob Eder discusses the importance of purpose to the New General Market consumer, and how it unites the brands connecting most with their customers.