Pharmacy

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

18 hours ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue, leading to potential accidental poisoning, misuse, and overdose. Proper disposal of unused drugs saves lives and protects the environment. The DEA’s Take Back Day provides an opportunity for thousands of …

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Pharmacy

The New Focus on Patient Experience

1 week ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

By: Amanda Winslow, PharmD, BCPS Picture this: You are in a pharmacy around 5pm on a Monday after a holiday. The drive-through is backed up, there’s a line at the cash register and a technician called out sick today. I …

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Pharmacy

YOU Are Essential for Your Medicare Patients

3 weeks ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

Even though the Medicare Annual Enrollment period is still months away, now is the best time to learn how Medicare plans, especially Part D, affects you and your customers. According to Pharmacy Times, “Medicare patients are the highest users of …

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GRx News

Our Hospital Family Continues To Grow

4 weeks ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

GRx is very excited to welcome Washington County Memorial Hospital, located in Potosi, Missouri, to the family. Our 35 years of dedicated expertise set us apart in their decision to entrust GRx with their returns. “Our top priority is to …

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Pharmacy

Unique Pharmacy Law Enhancing Vaccine Administration

4 weeks ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

Back in 1963, North Dakota passed a law that all pharmacies within its borders must be owned by at least 51% of the pharmacist. What does this mean? No chain pharmacies are allowed to operate in North Dakota in order …

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GRx News

Virtual Meet & Greet At MHA Business Summit

1 month ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

Managed Health Care Associates is going virtual this year for their annual business summit, which will kick off on the 24th. MHA did a wonderful job to create an interactive platform that offers a great speaker line up, CE credit …

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Pharmacy

2021 Top Pharma Trends

1 month ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

The pharmaceutical industry is witnessing a massive revamp due to the development of several technologies, according to StartUs Insights. Here is a little insight on the top trends shaping the pharma industry for 2021. Artificial Intelligence The use of artificial …

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Pharmaceutical Returns

Why Your Returnables Can’t Be Refunded Sometimes

1 month ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

By: Amanda Winslow, PharmD, BCPS So, you’ve done your monthly out-of-date pulls – now what happens to them? Each product undergoes two steps to determine whether or not they are eligible to receive credit for. Step 1: Return Eligibility Once …

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GRx News

Women Pioneers in Medicine

2 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

As we enter Women’s History Month, it is important to remember the enormous impact that women have made to the medical field. Below is a glimpse of the many women who have not only shaped the field but have also …

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GRx News

8 Heart Healthy Tips

2 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

As we approach the end of American Heart Health Month, it is important to keep in mind how dangerous heart disease is. As pharmacists, you can do your part in prevention through education. Here are some heart healthy tips to …

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GRx News

Newly 2021 FDA Approved Drugs

2 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

Since March of last year, one of the FDA’s top priorities has been approvals related to COVID-19. While that is still true for this year, they have also been working on approvals of non-COVID related drugs. Innovation drives progress. When …

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GRx News

Which GRx Service Is Right For You?

2 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

When choosing between mail-in and onsite service for pharmaceutical returns, there are some aspects to take into consideration. Each service has its reasons as to why it could be the best option for your pharmacy. Whether you are looking for …

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Pharmaceutical Returns

Why Pharmaceutical Returns Can Be Another Avenue To Help Save Money

2 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

How can you improve cashflow & compliance? Pharmacies are striving to be more operationally efficient so that their bottom line is healthier and that they gain financial stability in a more competitive world. GRx understands and appreciates the challenges faced by …

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GRx Sales & Service

Welcoming Two New Client Service Specialists to The Team!

2 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

GRx is excited to introduce Dakota Goosby and Mary Curtis as the latest members of the GRx Client Services Specialist (CSS) team. Dakota will be servicing accounts in Alabama, Kentucky, Ohio, and Tennessee. Mary has just joined the team and …

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Pharmacy

Why Your Drug Disposal Matters

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

By: Amanda Winslow, PharmD, BCPS For the average American it probably has been quite a while since they checked the expiration dates on the medications in their home. For most it is very easy to overlook the medications that have …

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GRx News

Honoring American Heart Month!

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

All February long we are celebrating American Heart Month to raise awareness for the prevention of heart disease. As a trusted member of the community, pharmacists are key to help spread awareness. Heart disease is the leading cause of death …

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GRx News

Our Family of Hospital IDN’s Continues to Grow

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Meagan Zirpoli

We are excited to announce that Banner Health has entered into a new three-year agreement with Guaranteed Returns (GRx). Our world class service and ability to provide detailed, dynamic data analytics set us apart in their decision to continue our …

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GRx News

To My Fellow Wine and Cheese Lovers…

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

In previous years, the exciting news that dark chocolate, in fact, has health benefits was released. People all over the world jumped for joy to learn that one of their favorite snacks isn’t all that bad. Now, thanks to recent …

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GRx News

Over-The-Counter Home Test For COVID-19 Gets US Green Light

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Donna Bliss

After over 90 million confirmed cases worldwide, a new over the counter (OTC) Covid-19 test has been introduced. The FDA has issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EAU) for the first at-home COVID-19, rapid test. “Receiving an EUA does not mean …

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GRx News

GRx 2021 Upcoming Tradeshows & Events

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Donna Bliss

The 2021 trade show season seems to be a little like a moving target, understandably so. As of today, here is a snapshot of the first shows where we are participating. We look forward to seeing our customers, prospective clients, …

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Pharmacy

Maryville Pharmacy Speaks About the COVID Vaccine

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Donna Bliss

GRx customer and owners of Maryville Pharmacy in Maryville, IL were featured on CBS News when the pandemic first broke out.  During their interview, siblings Harry and Catherine Zollars shared their concerns about their customers and what they were doing …

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Reverse Distributor Guaranteed Returns (GRx) Announces New Partnership With Teamcares

3 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Donna Bliss

Guaranteed Returns (GRx) has entered into a partnership with TeamCares as their sole source provider for pharmaceutical returns. TeamCares is a specialty pharmacy management service that has experience in owning and operating pharmacies for over a decade. Their expertise lies in …

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GRx News

Taking Solace In The Winter Solace

4 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Donna Bliss

The winter solstice, our shortest day and longest night of the year, is today, December 21, 2020. Luckily, from this day forward, each day a minute of sunlight is added until we get to June 21st the longest day of …

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10 Helpful Ways To Get Through The Holiday Stress

4 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Donna Bliss

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Or is it? Instead of bringing joy, anticipating and excitement, the holidays, in equal measure, bring on feelings of stress, being rushed and large doses of anxiety. With COVID-19 on our minds, …

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Pharmacy

Pharmacists Don Superhero Capes During The Pandemic

4 months ago  •  Add Comment  •  by Amanda Alfredson

The COVID-19 pandemic has made for a trying time in every industry of the world. Doctors, nurses and the scientists have become the face of the crisis. However, people haven’t paid too much attention to all the hard work and …

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