Presentations

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) presented at ASAP by Tim Kosty

PHSI Co-Founder Tim Kosty presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2020 Annual Conference. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) introduces the most stringent consumer privacy protections in the country, offering California consumers new rights to learn what personal information covered businesses have collected, sold, and disclosed. Is the CCPA a preview of new consumer privacy laws, or a one-off California regulation? Tim will review the requirements that covered businesses must comply with, system changes required, and potential unintended consequences for businesses and consumers. Click here to view Tim’s presentation slides.

Digital Therapeutics & The Role of the Pharmacist presented at ASAP by Ann Johnson

PHSI Consultant, Partner Ann Johnson presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2019 Midyear Conference. Along with a background on digital therapeutics, Ann discussed the FDA’s Proposed Framework for “Prescription Drug-Use-Related Software” and opportunities for adherence initiatives, data available from digital therapeutics, and the role that pharmacists can play. Click here to view Ann’s presentation slides.

Digital Therapeutics and the Role of the Pharmacist

 

You can access all of the 2019 ASAP Midyear Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

Next Generation Data Metrics for Pharmacy Comparisons Presented at ASAP by Don Dietz

PHSI Vice President Don Dietz presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2019 Annual Conference. Don discussed unique factors that differentiate pharmacies and require enhanced reporting. Click here to view Don’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2019 ASAP Annual Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

Interoperability, FHIR, and Block-chain presented at ASAP 2018 Midyear by Tim Kosty

ASAP 2018 Midyear
 

PHSI President Tim Kosty presented “Interoperability, FHIR, and Blockchain: Where Do We Go from Here?” at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2018 Midyear Conference. Tim’s presentation reviewed the challenges in developing and the progress in creating an interoperable health system, including the announcement from Apple that it will be creating a patient health record using the fast healthcare interoperability resources (FHIR) process. He explored the challenges for healthcare technology companies, healthcare providers, pharmacies, and patients, and discussed whether these efforts solve the right problem and whether technology such as blockchain will make these efforts obsolete.

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You can access all of the 2018 ASAP Midyear Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

New Revenue Streams for Pharmacy Presented at ASAP by Don Dietz

PHSI Vice President Don Dietz presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2018 Annual Conference.  Don discussed new revenue streams for pharmacies. Click here to view Don’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2018 ASAP Annual Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

Tim Kosty Presented on Drug Utilization Edits at ASAP Midyear

PHSI President Tim Kosty presented on “Drug Utilization Edits: Failures, Needs, and Future Direction” at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2017 Midyear Conference. Tim’s presentation reviewed a variety of issues, including historical implementation of DUR edits, pharmacy workflow considerations, choices made by pharmacy chain management to display/suppress messages, payers’ choices on DUR messaging in their claims processing systems, legal implications, and future strategies and tactics. Click here to view Tim’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2017 ASAP Annual Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org/2017-midyear.html

Don Dietz Presented on DIR Fees at ASAP Annual Conference

PHSI Vice President Don Dietz presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2017 Annual Conference.  Don discussed direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees, including the challenges facing pharmacy in calculating net sales and profitability due to DIR and related fees. He also reviewed improved timing and transparency as proposed solutions to improve the current situation. Click here to view Don’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2017 ASAP Annual Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

Tim Kosty Presents on Final AMP Rule Industry Implications

PHSI President Tim Kosty presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2016 Midyear Conference. Tim reviewed the industry implications of the final AMP rule published in the Federal Register, including the final rule’s influence on pharmacy reimbursement models. Click here to view Tim’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2016 ASAP Midyear Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

Copay Cards: Ubiquitous & Challenging presented at ASAP 2016 Annual Meeting

PHSI Vice President Don Dietz presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2016 Annual Conference. Don provided an overview of copay cards in his presentation, “Copay Cards: Ubiquitous & Challenging”. Click here to view Don’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2016 ASAP Annual Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.

Tim Kosty Presented at 2015 ASAP Midyear Meeting

PHSI President Tim Kosty presented at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2015 Midyear Conference in Palm Beach, Florida. Tim provided an overview of retail pharmacy clinical services hurdles in relation to ACOs and other risk bearing stakeholders in his presentation, “Retail Pharmacy Clinical Services: Influence of ACOs & Healthcare Financing Models”. Click here to view Tim’s presentation slides. You can access all of the 2015 ASAP Midyear Conference presentations at http://www.asapnet.org.