Urgent call to action for independent pharmacy owners

February 15, 2011

At the PDS Independent Pharmacy Business Growth Conference in Orlando, Fla., Friday, Feb. 18, at 2:00 p.m. EST, a panel discussion will brainstorm what can be done to "save our industry ... and your local business."

“Does CVS/Caremark buying CCRX and AWP-23% contracts concern you? Are you ready to do something about it?”

Independent pharmacy owners are invited to hear about and discuss these 2 most challenging issues facing the independent pharmacy industry.

At the PDS Independent Pharmacy Business Growth Conference in Orlando, Fla., Friday, Feb. 18, at 2:00 p.m. EST, a panel discussion will brainstorm what can be done to “save our industry … and your local business.”

Members of the panel will include Douglas Hoey, RPh, MBA, senior vice president and COO, National Community Pharmacists Association; Jennifer Bacon, Esq., an antitrust attorney with Polsinelli Shughart PC, Kansas City, Mo.; Rich Masters, partner, Qorvis Communications, Washington, D.C., specializing in media relations from one of the largest national public relations firms in the country, and Dan Benamoz, RPh, CEO and owner, Pharmacy Development Services (PDS), Palm Springs, Fla., the sponsor of the event.

To attend this live industry discussion and participate through interactive chat, sign up at www.pharmacyowners.com/PBMpanel.

For those unable to attend the live discussion, a replay will be available afterward for all registrants.