Pharmacy Consulting

Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions LLC (PHSL) consults with pharmaceutical manufacturers, PBMs, pharmacies (retail, specialty, mail service, LTC, and hospital outpatient), and technology companies on strategic business and marketing issues. Consulting projects across these market segments provide PHSL with the latest information on emerging trends as well as new products and services. Our consultants have extensive retail, mail service and managed care experience to create actionable recommendations for our clients’ challenging business issues.

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Melissa Krause to Present at ASAP 2021 Virtual Annual Conference

PHSL Vice President Melissa Krause will be presenting at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2021 Virtual Annual Conference taking place on January 14 & 15. Melissa will be discussing what has prevented pharmacist clinical services from being successful in the marketplace, with a focus on evaluating various clinical services and determine whether Read More →

ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist September/October 2020

PHSL Senior Consultant Patricia Milazzo contributed to the September/October 2020 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. In her Viewpoints article, Patty discusses the FDA’s Inactive Ingredient Database and the pharmacist’s role in managing patients with allergies and intolerances to inactive ingredients. Click here to read the article “Inactive Ingredients and Drug Therapy Safety”. You can Read More →

PHSL Receives WOSB and WBE Certification

Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, LLC (PHSL) is pleased to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and as a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) by WBENC East, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). PHSL asks any current clients with supplier diversity initiatives to contact Ann or Melissa for a Read More →

Latest from the Blog

Amazon’s Pharmacy Announcement

Three years ago, we wrote an article describing Amazon’s options in the pharmacy market and expected challenges.  Their announcement this morning confirms a number of our expected services, and we were three years ahead of time!  Please see our previous article at: http://phsirx.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/SeptOct_Viewpoints_2017.pdf Program Highlights Amazon Pharmacy has been able to enroll in third party Read More →

The Growing Concern of Medical Bankruptcy

Having health insurance may not always be enough to ensure that Americans can afford their medical expenses. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) had a positive impact on the number of people who have health insurance but did not affect the yearly percentage of people who filed for bankruptcy due to medical issues. Bankruptcy effects an Read More →

HRSA Response to Manufacturer 340B Changes

In September, several drug manufacturers announced that they would no longer be providing 340B pricing to most contract pharmacies.  You can read about those actions in our Fall 2020 Newsletter.  In response to those manufacturer actions, Apexus, the 340B Prime Vendor Program, published a sample form for covered entities to report instances where covered outpatient Read More →