September 2023
A few weeks ago, an LA Times article was socialized on LinkedIn titled: California pharmacies are making millions of mistakes. They’re fighting to keep that secret. The article described the mistakes being made in community pharmacies in California. After reading the article, I came to the conclusion that there were three reasons for errors.... Click HERE to read the rest of the story.
Randy McDonough, PharmD, MS, BCGP, BCPS, FAPhA
Director of Practice Transformation
Flip the Pharmacy
A patient was recently referred to Voshell's Pharmacy in Baltimore via a direct payer program contracted by the pharmacy’s clinically integrated network, CPESN® Maryland. Pharmacy owner and technician, Thuy Cao, called the patient who lives near the pharmacy. Through Thuy’s outreach, the patient shared that her mother passed away seven months ago, and she hasn’t quite recovered from the trauma. Since her mother’s death, the patient didn’t want to talk with anyone. She didn’t want to go outside. She didn’t do either. And she didn’t visit her pharmacy (a chain pharmacy that didn’t offer prescription delivery). Because she didn’t proactively push the chain, they didn’t fill her blood pressure medications… for seven months.

Click HERE to read the rest of the feature story.
Flip the Pharmacy Awards Reception

You're Invited!

Join us as we celebrate the winners of the 
2023 Flip the Pharmacy Awards!

From 5-6 p.m., Sunday Oct. 15. Orlando Ballroom “L” Hyatt Regency Orlando (NCPA Annual Convention)

2023 Flip the Pharmacy Awards are sponsored by RxSafe®

Register Now! NCPA Annual Convention
Registration is open for the NCPA 2023 Annual Convention and Expo.

The convention will be held October 14-17 in Orlando. Click here to learn more and register.

Education Options at NCPA Annual Convention
Here are some CE courses led by CPESN Beacons and Workflow Wednesday's contributors that you should consider

Monday, October 16
4:00 – 4:25 pm in the Expo Experiential Zone - Max My Sync: Quick and Easy Strategies for Improving Cash Flow*
Speakers: CPESN Beacons Tiffany Capps and Chelsea Anderson

4:45 – 5:30 pm - Max My Sync: Quick and Easy Strategies for Improving Cash Flow
Speakers: CPESN Beacons Tiffany Capps and Chelsea Anderson

Tuesday, October 17
8:30 – 9:15 am - We Don't Have Time for That! — Eliminating the Excuses and Starting New Services
Speakers: CPESN USA Beacons Christine Cline-Dahlman and Tiffany Capps
September Lineup
Workflow Wednesday Webinars available to ALL pharmacies!

Flip the Pharmacy supports multiple learning channels that provide for the development of all pharmacy team members. These channels are collectively known as Workflow Wednesdays.

Click HERE or the image to access the registration links and August 2023 topics for each session!

Best Practice Trends
Pharmacy Services Support Staff (PS3)
Max My Sync
To access Workflow Wednesdays program descriptions & registration links, Click HERE.
Social Learning Communities for
the ENTIRE Pharmacy Staff
Get Connected with your Flip the Pharmacy Peers!

Pharmacy Services Support Staff (PS3):
This group was made FOR Pharmacy Services Support Staff BY Support Staff to learn and connect! Click HERE to join and engage with Support Staff Peers.
Max My Sync:
This group consists of Pharmacy Technicians, Pharmacists, Owners, and Support Staff helping each other to grow and maximize our Med Sync and adherence programs! Click HERE to join and engage.
Best of Flip the Pharmacy Blog!
Click HERE to enjoy a blog post entitled,

Boscobel Pharmacy in Wisconsin

When it comes to healthcare, independent community pharmacies like Boscobel Pharmacy are a cornerstone for accessible and personalized care in their communities. One large piece that enables places like Boscobel Pharmacy to expand their scope of practice and provide comprehensive services is the implementation of collaborative practice agreements (CPAs)...
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