CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. — Don’t fear that asking others for help makes you appear weaker, don’t be afraid to let others help you — and trust your instincts. This was the advice that Gina Clark, executive vice president and chief communication and administration officer at AmerisourceBergen (AB), said she would give to her younger self. Gina’s
With the pandemic surging, pharmacy chains are planning for new solutions to fight the variants. At the same time retailers are looking to broaden affordable and accessible health care offerings when many people find such services from more traditional providers out of financial reach. Chains are also bolstering their e-commerce appeal to entice omnichannel shoppers.
As every pharmacist knows, patients’ needs and expectations are constantly evolving. A recent Accenture survey found that convenience of location is now a top factor that is influencing how patients seek care. This finding further positions pharmacies as an essential member of the care team. There are approximately 67,000 pharmacies in the U.S. — that’s