An estimated 4 in 10 patients ask their pharmacist for less expensive medication alternatives. Responding to these requests is time-consuming, requiring an estimated 20 minutes per patient. That amounts to a significant part of a pharmacist's day – time that could surely be spent on other matters.
Now though, there is a way to address medication cost concerns quickly, accurately, and thoroughly!
PrimeRx™ pharmacy software, combined with the Real-Time Prescription Benefit powered by Surescripts® interface, gives pharmacists immediate visibility into patient medication benefits and provides options for cost-effective therapeutic alternatives.
It's a simple process. Within PrimeRx™ a pharmacist can directly connect with the Real-Time Prescription Benefit interface. This provides immediate access to data that includes:
• Patient-specific benefit information.
• As many as five therapeutic alternatives.
• Prior authorization requirements.
• Out-of-pocket cost and deductible information.
• Fill quantity options.
Real-Time Prescription Benefit delivers this information directly from a patient's benefit plan. Continue Reading >>