What Technology is Needed for Pharmacists to Achieve Provider Status?

Pharmacists need solutions in place that help them understand their patients holistically, they need tools that help them efficiently and accurately document clinical encounters, and finally, they need technology that understands the language and practice of ICD-10 and CPT coding so that they can submit medical claims. Said more plainly, pharmacies will need a billing-enabled electronic health record (EHR).

David Pope, PharmD, CDE, Featured on RedSail Podcast!

Pharmacy practice has radically changed over the past six months, and pharmacists can take advantage of new legislation and payer interest to make a measurable impact on on the health of their community. On RedSail’s QCompass podcast, David Pope, PharmD, CDE and OmniSYS chief innovation officer, shares his insight on how to take advantage of this market shift.

How to Beat the Prescription Drug Discount Card Game

Prescription discount cards are great for pharmacy patients, providing them easy access to lower cost options for medications. But from a business perspective? It’s a little more challenging. Learn how technology can manage this part of your business for you, while you focus on growing your business and bringing value to your patients through high-value activities like clinical services.

Hey Alexa, Why Isn’t My Pharmacy Using Natural Language Processing?

The majority of Americans use natural language processing (NLP) daily through voice assistants, smart watches and in their cars. This increasingly popular technology is ideal for pharmacy customers – allowing for more natural interactions and providing quicker, more direct responses to questions.

Are You Ready for the Busiest Immunization Season Ever?

The upcoming immunization season is shaping up to be the busiest ever, as flu season collides with COVID-19 and a recent poll shows that a record number of patients will likely be seeking flu vaccinations this year. Check out these steps you can take to ready your pharmacy for a respiratory virus season unlike any other.

BREAKING NEWS! Pharmacy Enrollment and Billing Guidance for COVID-19 Testing

OmniSYS has been working directly with CMS, the CDC and the FDA to provide guidance on how to implement a clear pathway for pharmacies to enroll and bill for COVID-19 virus testing. Formal guidance was released today, and we are pleased to share that it provides a simple path for the billing of COVID-19 tests through Medicare.

Three Big Trends that Will Impact Pharmacy Communication

Now more than ever, pharmacies need to think about virtualizing their storefronts and effectively communicating with patients. Today’s healthcare consumer, particularly during this extraordinary time, is increasingly turning to virtual communication as their preferred method of interaction. So, what is the best way for pharmacies to connect with their customers and what investments do pharmacies need to make in order to thrive in this increasingly digital age?