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Three Things You Can Do Today to Boost Adherence!

Medication adherence continues to be one of the top challenges for pharmacy practice. To meet this challenge head on, pharmacists must develop better strategies to keep their patients on track with their medications. Here are just few easy ways to boost adherence in your pharmacy.   1. Refill Reminder Reports The Refill Reminder report compiles…

Using Barcodes to Increase Efficiency in Your Pharmacy

Odds are you’re using barcodes in your pharmacy’s workflow in some capacity. But do you know ALL the ways that barcodes can be utilized in your GuardianRx system to save you time and steps? Here are just a few ways barcodes can help increase efficiency and productivity in your pharmacy. Inventory By scanning the barcode…

3 Ways to Better Communication with Your Customers

Good communication is one of the most essential aspects of the relationship between your pharmacy and your customers. By adding new tools, you can keep your customers informed while giving them better access to the information they need to manage their medication. Here are just a few ways CarePoint can help you better connect with…

New Checks for State Licensing

Pharmacies are required to be licensed to dispense to patients across state lines. In order to keep up with this, as well as the expiration dates of the license, there is a new check in GuardianRx for states licensed for dispensing as of our latest release. Check for States Licensed for Dispensing Claims will fail…

Latest E-Prescribing Mandate for Controlled Substances Takes Effect

As of March 27, 2016, New York pharmacists may only accept electronic prescriptions for controlled substances. According to an article published by Pharmacy Times, “EPCS software is being used to minimize medication errors, prevent prescription theft, minimize forgery, and integrate prescriptions directly into a patient’s medical record. The use of e-prescribing will also stop retired…

Getting to Know Care Management

As a GuardianRx user, all of your patients have a record created in the Care Management module. This function allows you further documentation and services for targeted patients and allows you to bring over any information on medications, allergies and conditions that have been documented while dispensing. Here are some helpful functions of Care Management…

MedsOnCue from VUCA Health NOW Available for GuardianRx Users

PRESS RELEASE: CarePoint Pharmacy Management System the FIRST to Integrate with VUCA Health’s Innovative Electronic Drug Information Delivery LAKE MARY, Fla. – (Feb. 26, 2016) – VUCA Health announced today that CarePoint, a customizable pharmacy management system designed to suit pharmacy’s unique needs, has integrated its MedsOnCue technology with the option to receive electronic drug…

Monitoring the Health of Your Pharmacy

It’s that time of year again…time to put your resolutions into action! We’ve got some helpful tools to keep an eye on your costs and maximize your reimbursements. 1.) Variance Checks Variance Checks can be set up at either the System or Insurance levels within GuardianRx. These checks are designed to help protect you from…

New California Law Requiring Multi-Lingual Medication Instructions

On October 11, California’s governor signed a bill that requires California pharmacists to provide translations of prescription instructions to help the millions of residents with limited proficiency in English gain better access to important health care information. At a minimum, the law requires translation in the following languages: Chinese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese (see…