Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions Inc. (PHSI) consults with pharmaceutical manufacturers, PBMs, retail pharmacy chains, and software companies on strategic business and marketing issues. Consulting projects across these market segments provide PHSI 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.
PHSI Consultant Dave Schuetz contributed to the September/October 2014 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. In his Viewpoints article, Dave discusses the evolution of e-prescribing and the challenges that pharmacies and prescribers face to implement systems for electronically prescribing controlled substances.
PHSI Vice President Don Dietz will be presenting at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) Annual Conference on January 22-24, 2015 in St. Pete Beach, Florida. Don will be presenting on the topic “Generic Pharmaceutical Market Dynamics: The Impact on Patients, Pharmacists, Payers, and Prescribers.” The presentation will review marketplace dynamics and provide insight into the impact of the changing generic landscape on supply, product selection, pricing, profitability, and patient co-payments. Contact PHSI to schedule a meeting with Don during the conference.
PHSI Consultants Ann Johnson and Melissa Krause contributed to the July/August 2014 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. In their Viewpoints article, Ann and Melissa provide a review of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH Act). They specifically discuss two emerging Read More →
PillFill is a medication management app that can pull healthcare information from a variety of sources and store it in one convenient location on the user’s phone. Prescription medication information can be collected from any pharmacy that supports online medication histories. These include major chains such as CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid, and Target. The app Read More →
Glooko is a cloud-based mobile system incorporating an app to allow for data from blood glucose meters, fitness monitors, and manual input to be evaluated in a single program. The system has been FDA 510(k) cleared and is HIPAA compliant, but is not yet available for purchase. Once marketed, the system will be available for Read More →
Iodine.com is a new drug information database that is accessible to the public and combines clinical information with patient reviews of medications. Time magazine is quoted as saying the website is “the Yelp of medicine”. After a thorough review of Iodine.com we have come up with some positives about the website, and some areas for Read More →