NOVEMBER 2021
Not Giving Up, Nor Giving In

This past week, I closed a class action lawsuit/arbitration against one of the top three pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) after almost 10 years of this fight. Although on the surface some would say that nothing got accomplished with this lawsuit/arbitration, anyone who knows the story knows that much more was accomplished than any of us could have imagined. For me...

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Randy McDonough, PharmD, MS, BCGP, BCPS, FAPhA
Director of Practice Transformation
Flip the Pharmacy
Pharmacists: Expanding Clinical Services to Meet the Needs of the Community
There isn’t a single primary care physician in Baxter Springs, Kansas. In these rural medical deserts, quality medical care could be over an hour’s drive away. Without a reliable public transportation system, a personal vehicle, or a willing friend or family member to drive, marginalized patients often fall into the care gaps created by these transportation barriers...

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Flip the Pharmacy Change Package for November 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 November, the focus is "Leveraging the Appointment-Based Model" (i.e., medication synchronization). Pharmacies are asked to analyze their medication synchronization and improve the process where possible. Then, begin enrolling patients into medication synchronization with a focus on those patients taking a hypertension medication.

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New Flip the Pharmacy Website

Check out the newly designed Flip the Pharmacy website, which contains an updated content library that includes best practices from your peers.

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Flip the Pharmacy
Best Practices Webinar

Please join us for our next session!

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 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 about leveraging the Appointment-based Model entitled, "Switching from a 'Reactive' to a 'Proactive' Mindset" by Katie Hettinger, PharmD, Community Practice Research Fellow at Purdue University and Team Lead for Team Indiana.

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