Every December I take time to reflect on the past year focusing on the “wins” for CPESN Networks, Flip the Pharmacy, and community pharmacy in general. At this time last year, CPESN network pharmacies were beginning to receive and provide COVID-19 vaccinations, new relationships were being developed with the CDC at the national level, public health departments at the state level, and multiple organizations at the local level. Community pharmacies were recognized as a solution to the pandemic. By the end of...

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Randy McDonough, PharmD, MS, BCGP, BCPS, FAPhA
Director of Practice Transformation
Flip the Pharmacy
Patient Advocacy:
The Cycle of Paying it Forward
It was the spring of 2020. Independent community-based pharmacies were climbing an uphill battle against crushing DIR fees and tanking reimbursement rates; a raging pandemic only made it steeper. Will call bins overflowed, phones rang incessantly, and staff members did the work of three people, yet the bottom line declined month after month. There had to be a better way...

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Flip the Pharmacy Change Package for December 2021
Hypertension Progression
The change package is an implementation guide which is intended to help pharmacies to improve their workflows, increase meaningful patient care experiences, and understand documenting eCare Plans.
During December, the focus is follow-up and monitoring of patients, especially those with hypertension. Prepare to check blood pressures during January by a non-pharmacist support staff person. A training is listed within the change package to help pharmacies prepare.
Continue to enroll patients into medication synchronization as this is very important in order to take on new practice transformation initiatives.

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Best Practices Webinar

Please join us for our next sessions!

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 1 p.m. EST and
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 at 1 p.m. EST

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Technology Solutions Partners
Workflow Webinars

The Flip the Pharmacy / CPESN Workflows Webinars hosted by the Technology Solutions Partners (TSPs) is a series to help your pharmacy staff understand how to maximize their technology systems for eCare Plan documentation.
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the dates and times provided by our TSPs.
Mark your calendars so that you don’t miss your TSP’s webinar!
Best of Flip the Pharmacy Social Media
Check out some of our favorite social media posts from the last couple weeks. We encourage you to get connected and join in the fun!
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Best of the Flip the Pharmacy Blog
Click here to enjoy a great blog post entitled, "eCare Plans: Aim for the Singles and You'll get the Home Runs" by Katie Hettinger, PharmD, Community Practice Research Fellow at Purdue University & Team Lead for Team Indiana.

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