29th Annual EPIC Pharmacies Stockholders Meeting and Trade Show
Date: May 1-3, 2020 Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, 201 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD 20745 The EPIC Pharmacies Stockholders Meeting & Trade Show brings together independent pharmacy representatives from across the United States for a weekend of networking, business development, and continuing education. This highly anticipated annual event attracts decision-makers including independent Continue reading
Are you looking to boost your front-end sales this holiday season?
With the arrival of cooler air, it’s clear the holiday shopping season is right around the corner. Small business owners wishing to grow both their sales and customer base during the most critical part of the retail calendar must plan ahead. With EPIC Rx, members have access to vetted gift, card, and candy vendors to Continue reading
Protect Your Customer Confidentiality with Voltage Security
With the rapid increase of new technologies and communication methods, the need to ensure privacy and protect the confidentiality of personal information has become an important issue. The healthcare field is particularly concerned about protecting privacy, since information about our health is so intimate and personal. This is why laws and regulations have been implemented Continue reading
EPIC Pharmacy Network Names Luke Gordon as Vice President of Network Development
EPIC Pharmacy Network, Inc. (EPN), the nationwide Pharmacy Services Administration Organization (PSAO), announced today the promotion of Luke Gordon to vice president of network development. In addition to continuing his guiding role at PharmCAP, LLC, Gordon will now be responsible for negotiating with pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) and health plans on behalf of independent pharmacy Continue reading
Could Your Pharmacy Survive a Cyber Attack?
While data breaches at large pharmacies make national news, independent pharmacies are no less susceptible to cyber attacks and their devastating consequences. Whether through a malware, phishing, or password attack, independent pharmacies are targeted for their patient health, identity, and credit card information. Though you may think that large businesses are affected the most, more Continue reading
Create a Roadmap to Clinical and Financial Success with EPIC Rx
Pharmacies have more data than ever, but where should they focus? How are pharmacies being evaluated and compensated based on performance? What does this mean for patient care? The EPIC Rx Clinical Programs team has developed a roadmap to help pharmacies navigate this changing landscape and put them on a path to success. Step 1: Continue reading
EPIC Rx’s Preferred Vendors Make Running Your Business Easier
Did you know that EPIC Pharmacies has a number of approved vendors with special offers just for members? We offer our members a wide variety of tools and front-end merchandise to pick from, which can help bring their independent pharmacy to the next level. Here’s just some of what we offer in our vendor program. Continue reading
Independent Pharmacy Gathers in Nashville for Business Changing Conference
Members of the independent pharmacy community from across the United States will gather for a weekend of business changing content on April 26-28 in Nashville, Tennessee. EPIC Rx is hosting its 28th annual stockholders meeting and trade show with opportunities for all members to: * Connect with vendors and wholesalers one-on-one * Attend live ACPE-accredited Continue reading
Myth vs Fact: The Truth Behind Pharmacy Performance Data
Quality measures, medication therapy management (MTM), patient outcomes, etc., are all ways pharmacies are evaluated and affect the bottom line of independent pharmacies. Below are some reality checks to help your pharmacy on the path to success. Myth: Pharmacies receive a star rating. Reality: Medicare plans receive star ratings from the CMS; pharmacies do not. Continue reading
What is Your Pharmacy’s Emergency Plan?
A quarter of Americans report they could only go 2-3 days without access to their medications or medical equipment before they begin to experience negative health outcomes.1 Independent pharmacies can provide a vital link for continuing care and access to medication during emergencies — if they are prepared. Properly preparing for, responding to, and recovering Continue reading