Breaking Down Medication Adherence

Most healthcare professionals have seen firsthand how important medication adherence is when it comes to patient health. Consistent nonadherence can lead to further health complications and, in extreme cases, even death. In fact, a large portion of chronic disease-related deaths in the U.S. are thought to be the result of long-term nonadherence1. Although it’s obviousRead more

National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, a month for individuals and health care professionals to raise awareness about diabetes. Although diabetes is an extremely common condition, there is still a lot of misinformation surrounding it.  Diabetes is a serious condition, but many individuals seem to be unaware of what it is, who is at risk,Read more

Promoting Your Vaccination Program

Flu season is well underway… and many Americans have likely already received their vaccinations. Unfortunately, some studies state that somewhere between 60-70% of a population needs to be vaccinated to effectively prevent the spread of influenza through a community1. Because flu season doesn’t peak until closer to January, it’s important that healthcare professionals, pharmacists included,Read more

Bring Your Pharmacy to the Moon

Fun fact: An iPhone has more computing power than the entirety of NASA computers at the time of the initial Apollo missions1. That little screen most Americans hold in their pocket is faster and, in some ways, stronger than the computers that brought Neil Armstrong to the moon. Technology at Light Speed Technology is evolvingRead more

The Opioid Crisis and the Pharmacy

Each day, more than 90 Americans die from opioid-related overdoses1. In fact, it’s the single largest killer of Americans under the age of 502. Opioid abuse and overdose-related deaths are a public health crisis that transcends race, ethnicity, and social class, and shows no signs of slowing. But what has caused this crisis to growRead more

North Village Pharmacy Increases Patient Adherence and Customer Loyalty

North Village Pharmacy owner Vernon Massengill, RPh, was first introduced to PrescribeWellness while attending a wholesale trade show. Interested in finding a solution that could help his pharmacy stay competitive against the big box retailers, Vernon was quickly impressed by what PrescribeWellness was capable of doing. “When we saw PrescribeWellness, I wanted it that day! IRead more

Stayton Pharmacy enrolls over 300 patients after switching from manual Med Sync to StarWellness technology-enabled Med Sync.

Stayton Pharmacy’s lead technician, Kayla Cooper,  was asked by pharmacy owners, Jamie and Melissa Netland, to take on the role of “PrescribeWellness Champion” and lead their team as they implemented a new, technology-enabled Med Sync offering. She had approximately 40 patients enrolled in Simplify My Meds® manual Med Sync. After completing StarWellness training, Kayla setRead more

PrescribeWellness Debuts PrescribeCare Managed Service Organization (MSO), the First Nationally Integrated MSO for Community Pharmacies

New MSO Includes an Online Platform for Pharmacy Providers to Enroll in State MTM Initiatives, Facilitating Participation in Reimbursable Programs in Michigan and Beyond IRVINE, Calif.—December 6, 2017—PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health, today announced that it has debuted PrescribeCare Management Services Organization (MSO), a new pharmacy-facingRead more

With New Certification, PrescribeWellness Can Further Support CCNC and Other CPESN Organizations in Their Care Coordination and Patient Care Initiatives

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health, today announced that it has obtained official notification of successful completion of phase I of the Pharmacist eCare Plan initiative. For more information on the Pharmacist eCare Plan initiative, click here. This is the first step in enabling the sharingRead more

PrescribeWellness Releases PrescribeCare Software to Support Community Pharmacies’ Enhanced Services Offerings

New Technology Offering Enables Pharmacies to ‘Go Beyond the Fill’ with Preventive Healthcare Services—and Get Paid for Them IRVINE, Calif.—July 11, 2017—PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based software services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health through its technology, today announced PrescribeCare, a new offering to support enhanced services for community pharmacies. PrescribeCare empowers communityRead more

PrescribeWellness Adds StarWellness Med Sync Certification and Central Sync Services to Its Industry-leading Suite of Med Synchronization Services

New Capabilities Better Connect Pharmacies and Patients, Improving Prescription Drug Compliance, STAR Ratings and Pharmacy Workflow IRVINE, Calif.—July 13, 2017—PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company that inspires collaboration for better health, today announced the launch of Central Sync. With Central Sync, PrescribeWellness reaches out to both pharmacies and patients to identify, recruit, enroll and sustain theRead more

PrescribeWellness Releases Improved Workflow to Support Pharmacy Transition to Patient-centric Approach

IRVINE, Calif.—July 11, 2017—PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company that inspires collaboration for better health, today announced the release of a new tool to support community pharmacies as they transition their workflow from a pill-centric to patient-centric approach. PrescribeWellness’ newest release allows the pharmacy tech or front counter staff to quickly pull up a patient profileRead more

PrescribeWellness Survey: Americans Don’t Choose Medicare Plan Until 65th Birthday but Prefer to Prepare Ahead of Time

Survey also revealed that men prepare more for healthcare upon turning 65 than women; almost half agree that the process is confusing. IRVINE, Calif.–PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health, today announced the results of its 2017 Turning 65 Survival Guide survey. The survey, which was conducted byRead more

Up to $300 Billion in Potential Healthcare Cost Savings via StarWellness Med Sync from PrescribeWellness

New Certification Empowers Community Pharmacists to Improve Prescription Drug Compliance and Enhance Patient Outcomes. IRVINE, Calif.–PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company that inspires collaboration for better health, today announced the launch of its StarWellness Med Sync Certification. Designed for the more than 22,000 community pharmacies in the United States, the online Med Sync Certification course empowersRead more

PrescribeWellness Survey: Two in Three Americans Worried About Losing Healthcare

Americans feel government should do more to keep cost of prescription drugs down and rely on neighborhood pharmacies for preventive care, immunizations. IRVINE, Calif.–PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health, today announced the results of its 2017 Healthcare in America Survey. The survey, which was conducted by PropellerRead more

PrescribeWellness Survey: 89 Percent of Americans Feel Shingles Vaccination Is a Priority

Survey also revealed that majority of Americans prefer visiting their neighborhood pharmacy instead of their doctor’s office for many healthcare services. IRVINE, Calif.–PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health, today announced the results of its 2017 Vaccination and Preventive Care Survey. The survey, which was conducted by PropellerRead more

PrescribeWellness Shows Continued Growth with Two Key Appointments

Collaborative healthcare company PrescribeWellness appoints new Vice Chairman and Chief Technical Officer. IRVINE, Calif.–PrescribeWellness, the cloud-based services company whose mission is to inspire collaboration for better health, today announced the appointment of Sean Power as Vice Chairman and Yesi Orihuela as Chief Technology Officer. Sean Power, co-founder and former CTO of PrescribeWellness, is now responsibleRead more