What’s an EyeCon VCS?

In Pharmacy Advances By Dr. Charles Shively / November 6, 2014

Pharmacy automation and pharmacy workflow technology today can come to us from many directions and in all types, shapes and sizes. The EyeCon VCS countertop dispensing system, with a footprint of 1 sq. ft...yes 1 sq.ft... is much more than an automated counting device. Read more

Where Do Medication Synchronization and Adherence Packaging Meet?

In Pharmacy Advances By Dr. Charles Shively / November 6, 2014

Is It Where the Winds of Confusion Swirl? Delivering adherence packaging to effect medication synchronization would at first seem...to the casual observer...an easily achievable but robust endeavor. It is...but what approach is best from a patient and also, pharmacist perspective? Read more

How Is It Pharmacy Automation Drives Budget Savings and Sustainability? Hospitals

In Pharmacy Advances By Dr. Charles Shively / November 11, 2014

All Pharmacies Face Budget Cuts Let’s not muck about !!! (Australian/British expression for hesitation and procrastination) It’s time to use pharmacy automation “across the board” to drive budget savings and improve sustainability. Read more

Why Reduced Hospital Budgets Value Automated Pharmacy Dispensing

In Pharmacy Advances By Dr. Charles Shively / November 5, 2014

Reduced Hospital Budgets and Automated Pharmacy Dispensing Are Allies Hospital administrators today are stressed. Challenges come from all operational, consumer and governmental directions. The needed success plan: Balance workflow efficiencies with quality of care. Read more

Will mAdherence and mHealth Virtualization Trends Advance Pharmacy ROI?

In Pharmacy Advances By Dr. Charles Shively / November 5, 2014

Is What We Knew Last Month Now History? Who reading here believes that what we thought we knew last month is now history? In our environ of rapid, almost immediate (if not daily) national healthcare “thinkings”, how will these challenges cause our customer service and patient-oriented adherence activities to change? What to do? Read more

ZERO misfills with RxMedic ADS Dispensed Drugs. PERIOD!

In Pharmacy Advances By Dr. Charles Shively / November 5, 2014

Do You Have Misfills? Probably…with many unrealized or not noted. With over 3.5 Billion prescriptions filled yearly by some approximately 250,000 pharmacists human error must occur. Read more