How Physician Medication Dispensing Can Improve Virtual Telehealth Visits

Physician medication dispensing has many benefits, one of which being improving the efficiency and patient care during virtual telehealth visits. Providing comprehensive and qualitative patient care during a pandemic has proven to be a significant challenge. Many healthcare resources have been completely wrapped up in the battle against the virus, sometimes at the cost of … Continue reading How Physician Medication Dispensing Can Improve Virtual Telehealth Visits ... Read more

What Ancillary Services Are Best for An Urgent Care?

Ancillary services for medical urgent cares can differentiate your practice from others, in turn improving patient satisfaction and safety, while reducing medication errors. If you are a physician working in an urgent care center, improving the immediate health of your patients is at the top of your priority list. Your patient-centered practice provides a safe, … Continue reading What Ancillary Services Are Best for An Urgent Care? ... Read more

Dispensing Medication: 7 Tips to Set Up an Efficient Process

Medication dispensing is a great solution to help you improve your practice and patients overall satisfaction and well-being. Here are 7 tips to set up an efficient process for dispensing medication. Direct dispensing gives healthcare providers the opportunity to greatly increase their value proposition while offering a critical service to countless patients looking for an … Continue reading Dispensing Medication: 7 Tips to Set Up an Efficient Process ... Read more

Factors That Increase the Risk of Medication Errors

Understanding the factors that increase the risk of medication errors is essential to help reduce errors. The Food and Drug Administration estimate 1.3 million injuries are due to medication errors in the United States each year. This means, according to some reports, medication errors are the third leading cause of death in America. If your … Continue reading Factors That Increase the Risk of Medication Errors ... Read more

Improving the Efficiency and Safety of Your Practice with Direct Physician Dispensing Systems

Direct physician dispensing systems can improve the efficiency and safety of your healthcare practice. Here’s how. In 2016, the US population spent $329 billion on prescription medication. Yet studies estimate that a significant portion of medication purchased is never taken by the intended patient – and at the same time, rather large numbers of prescriptions … Continue reading Improving the Efficiency and Safety of Your Practice with Direct Physician Dispensing Systems ... Read more

Patient Safety With an Automatic Pill Dispenser

  There are many things you can do to improve patient safety, especially when using an automatic pill dispenser. Learn why it is crucial for any pharmacy. Patient safety refers to preventing errors when it comes to their overall care provided by you, their doctor. It also means preventing adverse reactions when patients take medications. … Continue reading Patient Safety With an Automatic Pill Dispenser ... Read more

In-house Dispensing Is More Important Than Ever, Here’s Why

The United States healthcare system has been increasingly overwhelmed in the past year due to COVID-19, making in-house dispensing more important than ever. With pharmacies and hospitals overwhelmed by long lines, endless phone calls, and the logistics of storing and administering millions of vaccines over the coming weeks, many Americans are rightly worried about the … Continue reading In-house Dispensing Is More Important Than Ever, Here’s Why ... Read more

Understanding Drug Classification Schedules

Drug classification schedules are important for ensuring medications are used as directed. Prepackaged medication can help improve patient safety and quality control of controlled substances. As a physician, you will likely, or have already, prescribed medications that fall under a drug classification schedule. These classification schedules were created by the Government, around 1970, when they … Continue reading Understanding Drug Classification Schedules ... Read more

7 Benefits of Physician Medication Packaging

Physician medication packaging services buy medication in bulk from pharmaceutical companies, and then repackage it to accommodate individual practices, urgent care clinics, worker compensation clinics, and other healthcare providers.  These repackaged medications cater to the per-patient needs of each respective healthcare provider by providing much greater safety, accuracy, drug efficacy, and trackability than standard packaging. … Continue reading 7 Benefits of Physician Medication Packaging ... Read more

3 Examples of Medication Reconciliation Best Practices

Every doctor’s office, hospital and medical facility knows, or should know, the importance of medication reconciliation in preventing adverse drug events. There is a lot that has been said and that continues to be said about the issue, but a lot of it lacks actionable advice. To that end, here are three best practices that could benefit your office.... Read more
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