Prescription Discount Card Explainer Video
29
December

Prescription Discount Card Explainer Video

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

This is Sarah. Sarah is a savvy shopper. She clips coupons. She packs lunches instead of eating out. She does her research before she buys… …and saves money wherever she can. Sarah really knows how to stretch a dollar. So why is Sarah still paying full price for her prescriptions? With a free prescription discount […]


Piloting prescription Real Time Exemption Checking in pharmacies
28
December

Piloting prescription Real Time Exemption Checking in pharmacies

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hi, my name’s Paul Rolfe. I work at Birmingham’s Chemist in Cleethorpes and we are the third busiest community pharmacy in the country. It works, it’s good, it saves time and it’s more efficient. It helps us with the claiming of the prescriptions, knowing that claim is correct. When we’re in a busy pharmacy, as […]


The Way To Save On Your Prescription Drugs: Speak Up | Consumer Reports
28
December

The Way To Save On Your Prescription Drugs: Speak Up | Consumer Reports

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

[SOUND EFFECTS PLAYING] Speak up to save money on your prescription drugs. Ask your doctor if there are generic versions of the prescriptions you take that will cost less. If your insurance company doesn’t cover a drug you’re prescribed, ask your doctor to request an exemption. And if your request is denied, file an appeal. […]


A Prescription for Peace of Mind

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , /

When you go into a hospital and you get rushed into in a hospital there are many times where: “hey alright what do you have?” I have hereditary angioedema. Well, what is that? When it compromises your airway you can’t talk. Bethany is on my alert bracelet, it’s call Bethany Bethany calls the hospital she […]


Prescription Drug Abuse Public Service Announcement – Miami
25
December

Prescription Drug Abuse Public Service Announcement – Miami

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , /

The death toll from prescription painkillers has tripled in the past decade. And the problem is getting worse. Over 16,000 people die every year from prescription painkiller overdoses—that’s more than the number of overdoses from heroin, cocaine, or any other illegal drug. My name is Wifredo Ferrer and I am the United States Attorney for […]


Can I get a DUI for taking prescription drugs?
24
December

Can I get a DUI for taking prescription drugs?

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /



Prescription Opioids Stories: “My Dad’s Addiction and Death”
23
December

Prescription Opioids Stories: “My Dad’s Addiction and Death”

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , /

My dad’s addiction and death from overdosing on opioids has taught me everybody knows somebody who is struggling with this very problem. Losing my mentor, my best friend, somebody who made me the person that I am. He took one pill, one pill too many that ultimately killed him.



Preparing for dispensing electronic prescriptions using EPS
19
December

Preparing for dispensing electronic prescriptions using EPS

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hello my name’s Mike Sloper and I work in a branch of Paydens pharmacy in Kent. We’ve been using EPS Release 2 since December 2011. More than half the prescriptions dispensed here are now sent electronically. This has reduced the incidents of paper forms being sent to the wrong pharmacy or otherwise getting lost. Good […]