Pharmacy Consulting

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.

News & Events

Melissa Krause to Attend PPA 2018 Annual Conference

PHSI Consultant Pharmacist Melissa Krause will be attending the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA) 2018 Annual Conference on October 19-21, 2018, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.  To schedule a meeting with Melissa during the conference, please click here to contact PHSI.  Student pharmacists interested in a part-time internship or APPE rotation at PHSI are welcome to schedule time Read More →

Dave Schuetz and Fred Hamlin Attending NCPDP’s November Work Group Meetings

PHSI Director of Business Development Fred Hamlin and PHSI Consultant Dave Schuetz will be attending the NCPDP Joint Technical Work Group Meetings November 7, 8 and 9, 2018 at the Charlotte Marriott City Center in Charlotte, NC.  The Work Group Meetings provide a venue for NCPDP members and industry stakeholders to come together to address issues Read More →

ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist July/August 2018

PHSI President Tim Kosty contributed to the July/August 2018 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. In his Viewpoints article, Tim discusses the impact of the 21st Century Cures Act on electronically shared health information and the technology necessary to establish an interoperable system. Click here to read Tim’s article entitled “Interoperability, FHIR, and Blockchain”. You Read More →

Latest from the Blog

E-Prescribing Preferred Name (EPN)

The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) SCRIPT standard version 10.6 is the approved language permitting electronic communications between prescribers and pharmacies.  The drug name is one field included in the transmission between these entities.  Surescripts recently published guidance describing their preferred format for the drug name to be included in these transmissions. Surescripts Read More →

PHSI Celebrates Women Pharmacist Day

  We are proud to celebrate Women Pharmacist Day here at Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, Inc.!  Pictured above are PHSI pharmacists Ashley Ellek, Ann Johnson, and Melissa Krause. PHSI joins in celebrating National Pharmacist Month, with a special focus on October 12th, which is Women Pharmacist Day.  October was chosen, as it coincides with National Pharmacist Read More →

Digital Therapeutics: The Future of Healthcare

What are digital therapeutics? According to the Digital Therapeutics Alliance (DTA), whose members include health technology companies, pharma companies, and others, “digital therapeutics” (sometimes abbreviated “DTx”) are: “Clinically-validated solutions [that] may be used as standalone interventions or in association with other treatments to engage patients and improve the overall quality, cohesion, outcomes, and value of Read More →