Innovation to Provide Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) to Binghamton University School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences Students

Innovation, makers of PharmASSIST® pharmacy automation solutions, today announced the company will provide Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) to students enrolled in the Binghamton University School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences (SOPPS), starting with the fall class of 2017. “We’re…

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Latest Enhancements to PharmASSIST Symphony High Volume Workflow & Operations Management Technology Aimed at Increasing Productivity at Central Fill Sites

Innovation, makers of PharmASSIST® pharmacy automation solutions, today announced that key enhancements in recent releases of PharmASSIST Symphony® for High Volume are customer-inspired features designed to further increase productivity and prescription throughput at central fill pharmacy sites. “As we plan each…

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Innovation Partners With IMA North America to Bring High Volume Dispensing Technology to Central Fill and Mail Order Pharmacies

Innovation, makers of PharmASSIST® pharmacy automation solutions, today announced the signing of a partnership agreement with IMA North America. The non-exclusive agreement will enable Innovation to integrate IMA’s Model 3410-DRS EKC Automatic Pill Counter with the company’s high-volume pharmacy systems…

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Innovation Introduces RxCollect Robotic Prescription Collation Technology for Central Fill and Mail Order Pharmacies

Innovation, makers of PharmASSIST® pharmacy automation solutions, today announced the introduction of RxCollect™, a robotic prescription collation technology that automates the collection of patient-specific group and/or multi-vial orders in central fill and mail order pharmacies employing Single Piece Flow processing….

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Pharmacy Intelligence Comes of Age

When we first developed and introduced our proprietary Pharmacy Intelligence™ with Binghamton University’s Watson Institute for Systems Excellence (WISE), we encountered a fair amount of skepticism about how the intelligence could “prove out” our complex central fill/mail order prescription fulfillment system…

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The 3 Ways Work Can Be Automated

Sharing an interesting article from the Harvard Business Review (by George Zarkadakis, Ravin Jesuthasan, & Tracey Malcolm) on automating business processes using robotic process automation, cognitive automation, and social robotics. Enjoy! https://hbr.org/2016/10/the-3-ways-work-can-be-automated      

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The Bright Future of Pharmacies

Pharmacies continue to progress by increasingly offering new patient care services, clinical services, and medication adherence programs. They are also investigating how to improve the patient/customer experience with the likes of next-generation digital shelving for both OTC products and durable medical…

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Batch Prescription Processing vs. Single Piece Flow

By Alecia Lashier, Director, Software Systems Engineering With our introduction of RxCollect™ robotic prescription collation technology, we believe it’s important to educate the pharmacy industry on the difference between batch prescription processing and single piece flow in pharmacy fulfillment environments. For…

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