Change is coming for independent pharmacies. Whether they manage medication adherence programs, undertake collaborative efforts with physicians, or carve out a unique niche in the industry, the trend is for independent pharmacies to adopt new patient care models that benefit both patient and pharmacy.
Across the country, independent pharmacies are finding ways to thrive in an evolving healthcare landscape by demonstrating their value as members of the healthcare team. These are pharmacies led by dynamic, passionate pharmacists unsatisfied with the status quo who continuously search for new ways to improve workflow, enhance patient care, and distinguish their pharmacies from the competition.
Three of these independent pharmacists stand out as leaders in the industry.
Although they are based in different states and their business philosophies and years of experience differ, two things unite these entrepreneurs from Missouri, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania — their belief in the importance of innovation for independent pharmacy owners in today's changing world and their commitment to putting patients first.