The Importance of Medication Quality Control

The quality of a product, especially in the pharmaceutical industry, should be taken into consideration from the moment it is created until the expiration date. Quality should not end as soon as the product leaves the manufacturer or as soon as it reaches the patient. This makes medication quality control an important factor to consider … Continue reading The Importance of Medication Quality Control ... Read more

Prepackaged Medication to Avoid Pharmaceutical Error

Picture this, a 71-year-old woman visits her doctor. She receives a prescription for hypertension. She takes her prescription to the pharmacy, they fill it and the lady takes this prescription for the next three months. After three months and a myriad of brand new symptoms including tremors, mood swings and ambulatory dysfunction, the lady returns … Continue reading Prepackaged Medication to Avoid Pharmaceutical Error ... Read more

The Importance of Having Common Medication in Office

The Center for Disease Control reports some staggering statistics when it comes the patients and medications. For instance, 75 percent of patients last year received drug therapy or medication in office. In addition, 3.2 billion drugs were ordered and provided during these office visits. The most common drugs prescribed by physicians last year included analgesics, … Continue reading The Importance of Having Common Medication in Office ... Read more

What Are DNA Testing Kits Used For?

Deoxyribonucleic acid, better known as DNA, is found inside cells of the body. Amazingly, DNA gives you specific details about a person. It can tell you which traits are inherited. Traits such as eye color, hair color and even blood type can be analyzed. Due to advancements in DNA testing, physicians are now able to … Continue reading What Are DNA Testing Kits Used For? ... Read more

Durable Medical Equipment Income For The Practice

According to recent research, the durable medical equipment market is expected to exceed 240 billion dollars by the year 2024. This growth provides opportunity for practices to earn durable medical equipment income by offering commonly needed equipment. Prior to physicians being able to sell durable medical equipment, you were writing prescriptions for larger items. Patients were … Continue reading Durable Medical Equipment Income For The Practice ... Read more

7 Benefits Of Repackaged Medication

Repackaged medication means a manufacturer’s supply of medications that are sent in bulk are transferred into smaller containers or packages to make it easier for a patient to use. Repackaged medication is made by companies purchasing medicines in bulk. They then use more convenient and safe packaging to provide more structured doses. Some repackaged medication … Continue reading 7 Benefits Of Repackaged Medication ... Read more

How Nurse Practitioner Drug Dispensing is More Efficient Than Traditional Pharmacies

As more and more people are obtaining insurance coverage, your patient case load is rising. It is all you can do to see your patients, document notes and ensure your office is operating effectively. Because you do not want to turn patients away, you make changes to meet the demands of your community. Nurse practitioner … Continue reading How Nurse Practitioner Drug Dispensing is More Efficient Than Traditional Pharmacies ... Read more

How Are Prepackaged Medications for Dispensing Made?

Pharmaceutical medications for dispensing that are prepackaged are highly regulated at every level of the government. Many processes and procedures must be followed to ensure safety for the patient. Prepackaging does not just include the product given to the patient. Prepackaged includes making the medicine to distributing the medicine, and everything in between. It includes … Continue reading How Are Prepackaged Medications for Dispensing Made? ... Read more

How To Be Eligible For Direct Medication Dispensing

There are numerous benefits to direct medication dispensing. Your patients will be excited to learn they are being offered a convenient, confidential and safe way to receive their medications without having to go to the pharmacy. Direct medication dispensing can offer your patients more affordable prescriptions. Reports show that physicians who dispense at the point … Continue reading How To Be Eligible For Direct Medication Dispensing ... Read more

How Easy is In-Office Dispensing?

As physicians look for additional ways to increase revenue, they are finding in-office dispensing of medications to be a good option. One reason is because physicians can mark up the medications by one or two dollars while still saving patients time and money. Other reasons include patient convenience and compliance. A concern some physicians have … Continue reading How Easy is In-Office Dispensing? ... Read more