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Six Questions to Answer When Searching for a PSAO Partner

Independent pharmacy owners: When it comes to finding support for your business and operations, the smartest advice I can offer is this: Look for a partner, not just a vendor.

Getting Ready for 2019 CMS Opioid Claim Edit Requirements

CMS’s new opioid policies for Medicare drug plans start on January 1, 2019. The new policies include improved safety edits when opioid prescriptions are dispensed at the pharmacy and drug management programs for patients determined to be at-risk. 

Only in the Business of Pharmacy…

There is no other industry that operates quite like pharmacy, and the list of challenges faced by community pharmacy is long and growing. Your PSAO should be on the front lines, working diligently on your behalf and providing the support services you need to stay competitive, operate efficiently, and do what you do best – serve your patients.

Clinical Quality: 2019 Medicare Star Rating Update

Success in 2019 is dependent on pharmacies knowing quality metrics that require continued focus, metrics that have major changes 5-star thresholds, and new metrics that contribute to overall STAR ratings.  As your partner in excellence, the clinical team at Pharmacy First has identified key quality metrics for 2019 and is here to support pharmacies in their clinical success.

Six Questions to Answer When Searching for a PSAO Partner

Independent pharmacy owners: When it comes to finding support for your business and operations, the smartest advice I can offer is this: Look for a partner, not just a vendor.

Getting Ready for 2019 CMS Opioid Claim Edit Requirements

CMS’s new opioid policies for Medicare drug plans start on January 1, 2019. The new policies include improved safety edits when opioid prescriptions are dispensed at the pharmacy and drug management programs for patients determined to be at-risk. 

Only in the Business of Pharmacy…

There is no other industry that operates quite like pharmacy, and the list of challenges faced by community pharmacy is long and growing. Your PSAO should be on the front lines, working diligently on your behalf and providing the support services you need to stay competitive, operate efficiently, and do what you do best – serve your patients.

Clinical Quality: 2019 Medicare Star Rating Update

Success in 2019 is dependent on pharmacies knowing quality metrics that require continued focus, metrics that have major changes 5-star thresholds, and new metrics that contribute to overall STAR ratings.  As your partner in excellence, the clinical team at Pharmacy First has identified key quality metrics for 2019 and is here to support pharmacies in their clinical success.