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 2023 Annual Conference

PHSL Vice President Melissa Krause will be presenting at the American Society for Automation in Pharmacy (ASAP) 2023 Annual Conference taking place on January 18th-20th in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Melissa will be discussing the reasons why the FDA has proposed a new format for the National Drug Code (NDC) and barcodes and provide an Read More →

ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist September/October 2022

PHSL Senior Consultants Patty Milazzo and Dave Schuetz contributed to the September/October 2022 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. In their first Viewpoints article of a series, Patty and Dave discuss the FDA’s proposed solution to changing the NDC structure, an explanation of the stepped, multiyear approach, and key projected dates for the multiphase implementation. Read More →

Manufacturer 340B Participation Updates

Are you trying to keep up with the latest from pharma manufacturers and their participation in 340B? Just want to keep your pharmacy 340B compliant? The Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) website states, “In order to fulfill the ongoing obligation of compliance, all covered entities are required to provide oversight of the contract pharmacy, Read More →

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Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids Are Now Available

Hearing loss is a critical public health issue. Nearly 30 million adults in the US have some degree of hearing loss. Untreated hearing loss increases the risk of social isolation and depression and is one of the greatest modifiable risk factors for dementia. Although use of hearing aids has increased in the past several years, studies Read More →

FTC Review of PBMs

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) aims to promote competition, educate consumers, and protect them from unfair business practices. In mid-2022, the FTC announced that they will be investigating records from six of the largest pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) to understand how they operate their businesses. Under section 6(b) of the Federal Trade Commission Act, the Read More →

Multiple Sclerosis Work Space

Multiple Sclerosis is a chronic disease that affects the central nervous system. As a result, it impacts the way the brain communicates with the rest of our body. The disease is more common in women and adults between 45-74 years of age. MS affects everyone differently. Some individuals may experience symptoms such as fatigue, numbness Read More →