In November 2010, The Drug Store News Group hosted in New York an exclusive round-table discussion of leading pharmacy retailers and a handful of key vendors. Moderated by special guest Dave Wendland of Hamacher Resource Group, the panel tackled a wide range of issues, including measuring the importance of the diabetes shopper, creating custom programs to better serve that patient, the emergence of medication therapy management programs and much more. Click below to download the PDF of the 8th Annual Diabetes Roundtable.
In December 2013, the Drug Store News Group hosted an exclusive roundtable discussion of leading pharmacy retailers and a select group of key vendors. Moderated by special guest Dave Wendland of Hamacher Resource Group, the panel tackled a wide range of issues, including implementation of the Affordable Care Act and how it will impact the practice of pharmacy and patient care in diabetes management, how to better leverage the pharmacist in injection training and nutrition counseling, and new programs that are helping to change patient behavior and improve outcomes. Read more
As many baby boomers become caregivers, retail pharmacy has responded with a greater focus on durable medical equipment; Carex Health Brands has revamped its online presence at Carex.com in an effort to appeal to more caregivers; and complete wireless management of health conditions through such products as blood-glucose meters, blood-pressure monitors, weight scales and pedometers moved on step closer to reality at the beginning of the year with the Continua Health Alliance’s announcement of its first end-to-end connected health solution based on the Continua architecture. Read more