Pharmacy First consistently seeks out ways for our pharmacies to lower their DIR fees, while also being able to improve their patient’s quality of life. Read more about one of our Pharmacy Members path to success!
About Todd Wormington
Todd Wormington is the Director, Pharmacy Programs for Pharmacy First and has over 25 years of pharmacy industry experience. His work as a practicing pharmacist helped frame a passion for direct patient care and led to a career focused on the clinical and operational resources required to deliver enhanced pharmacy services in a community-based setting.
Entries by Todd Wormington
Pharmacy First proudly announces it has achieved URAC accreditation as a Credentials Verification Organization (CVO), becoming the first PSAO to earn this prestigious distinction.
How does an independent pharmacist balance the many tasks of running a business on the back end with the need to provide even deeper levels of customer care on the front end? This white paper explores the link between PSAOs and pharmacy customer service.
When a PSAO manages claims reconciliation, the result for independent pharmacies is significant time savings and higher profits. This white paper explores the benefits of an effective claims reconciliation service.
The lack of clarity on retroactive DIR fees – and the struggle to correctly anticipate them – have created financial strains for independent pharmacies. This white paper explores the impact of DIR Fees on pharmacy business.
Today’s pharmacist provides a vital link in patient care that can positively influence medication adherence entire healthcare system. This white paper explores the impact of Adherence Packaging on overall adherence rates and potential impact on pharmacy revenue.
For pharmacies already facing the challenges, reimbursement models like Effective Rate Contracts can further threaten stability. This white paper explores the management of Effective Rate Contracts to help independent pharmacies improve overall performance.
A pharmacy will be best served by a PSAO that offers increased visibility into DIR fees and the tools to manage them effectively. Read more from Todd Wormington, R.Ph, MBA, Directory of Pharmacy Programs.
A PSAO can help pharmacies take steps to identify third-party triggers and make proactive changes to prevent an audit. Read more from Ashley Otte, Director of Reconciliation.
As spotlighted in our white paper, a service-oriented PSAO will provide operational support that allows pharmacies to focus on the excellent care their patients need. Read the key points in our blog from Candace Sullivan, VP of Customer Experience.