PerceptiMed tackles problem of Rx dispensing errors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, Dec. 8, 2014 — The failure of an existing approach to a problem is often the starting point for innovation. PerceptiMed, a three-year-old company dedicated to the development of next-generation pharmacy technology, had its origins in just such a scenario. Alan Jacobs and his wife, Jennifer, were motivated to find a better way to avoid medication dispensing and administration errors after her father encountered repeated problems at a nursing home in Pennsylvania. Read Full Article — PerceptiMed tackles problem of Rx dispensing errors – ChainDrugReview2014-12-08 (PDF)

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The Drug Store News Group Presents the 16th annual Industry Issues Summit

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2014    — Healthcare reform, the retailization of healthcare, telehealth, omnichannel and co-creation among suppliers and retailers. Those were just some of the critical topics that retailer and supplier panelists tackled head on during Wednesday’s 16th annual Industry Issues Summit, presented by The Drug Store News Group.     Sponsors of the event included: Catalina, Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, i-Health Inc., Pacific World, Pharmavite, WebMD, WorkPlace Media, Unilever, Boehringer Ingelheim, CSM, GlaxoSmithKline, Hyland’s, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Omnis Health, Takeda, Ultimed, Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, A&D Medical, higi, mscripts, PerceptiMed and Pioneer Pharmacy Software.   Read full article — http://www.drugstorenews.com/article/all-star-line-gathers-dsns-16th-annual-industry-issues-summit    

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