Top 5 Tips for Times When You Can’t Get Your Medications When You Need Them

By Brooke Ruhland, Certified Specialty Pharmacist We’ve all been there. Either we or our loved ones need a prescription now and can’t get it filled right away. Sometimes the situation is urgent for people like TV star, Sarah Hyland. Even the smallest infections can be life threatening to a transplant recipient. In other cases, it’s […]

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Balancing Your Hospital’s Health Mission and the Taboo of Revenue

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A Chinese expression says, “money is not everything, but without it you can do nothing.” Often in healthcare talking about hospital revenue is taboo. But we believe, like any difficult subject, open and honest trumps avoidance. A care model vs. a revenue model is an important conversation to have and allows hospital administrators to provide […]

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How to Put Patient Care at the Center of Your Hospital-based Specialty Pharmacy

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We are often asked by hospital administrators, pharmacists and physicians what it takes to start or grow a hospital’s specialty pharmacy. Since creating our first hospital specialty pharmacy program in 2012, we have considered it the Golden Rule of Specialty Pharmacy to place patient care at the center of the business model. This golden rule […]

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