Automation and Technology
TCGRx is unveiling LocalRx, a new product line that expedites the will call process for prescription medications and includes a telepharmacy consultation option for patients via webcam and telephone.
The Irvine, Calif.-based company’s VRxAssist offers a virtual staff solution that it said can help support pharmacies who want to offer more services, optimize their performance on quality measures and improve their workflow.
Cardinal Health 2018
Phil LaFoy, pharmacist and co-owner of Blount Discount Pharmacies, which has locations in Alcoa and Maryville, Tenn., said that digital tools — a website that allows for prescription refills and a mobile app with similar capabilities — are one of the main ways independent retail pharmacies can stay competitive.