Medicine Shoppe International celebrates 100th pharmacy offering diabetes care

April 17, 2008

Medicine Shoppe and Medicap Pharmacy now have 100 stores offering specialized care for diabetes patients.

Medicap Pharmacy pharmacists are celebrating the one hundredth store now operating Specialized Care Centers for diabetes patients (SCC-Diabetes). These centers help patients better understand their illness and track, analyze, and comply with their doctor's recommendations. As part of the program, nearly 200 pharmacists have received certification as diabetes managers. Pharmacies with a SCC-Diabetes offer education and counsel from the pharmacist as well as a special selection of products important for people with diabetes. Only Medicine Shoppe and Medicap Pharmacy franchisees who have met standards required by MSI can operate and market an SCC-Diabetes.

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