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QS/1 teams with Therigy to streamline specialty pharmacy operations

QS/1 teams with Therigy to streamline specialty pharmacy operations

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – QS/1 has announced a partnership with pharmacy software company Therigy to improve specialty pharmacy operations between their dispensing system and therapy management software. Specialty pharmacy is the fastest-growing area within the industry and can help pharmacies increase their patient base as well as diversify their business. The ability to tap into TherigySTM

QS/1 launches nationwide hardware support service

QS/1 launches nationwide hardware support service

SPARTANBURG, S.C. —  QS/1 has announced a new agreement with Ricoh USA to enhance its end-to-end Hardware Maintenance support, extending its on-site support coverage nationally. The change will increase QS/1’s hardware support personnel to nearly 1,000 allowing expedited service to its customers for all hardware-related matters, from servers to cables and everything in between. “We

QS/1 certified for SCRIPT Standard 2017071

QS/1 certified for SCRIPT Standard 2017071

SPARTANBURG, S.C. – QS/1 announced that effective May 3, 2019, NRx and RxCare Plus have been certified by Surescripts to send and receive electronic prescriptions and prescription-related information using the new SCRIPT Standard version 2017071. The National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP) sets the standard for electronic prescribing and the Centers for Medicare &

QS/1 partnership offers compliant patient communications

QS/1 partnership offers compliant patient communications

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — QS/1 is partnering with Digital Pharmacist, Inc. to offer secure, HIPAA compliant methods of patient communication through a variety of platforms. This easy to use system will allow patients the convenience of requesting and receiving information from the pharmacy using their personal devices, such as smartphones. Pharmacies can leverage website and mobile

QS/1 honors pharmacists at NCPA

QS/1 honors pharmacists at NCPA

SPARTANBURG, S.C.— QS/1 realizes pharmacy is a noble profession that gives back to the community every day. For their work, QS/1 is honoring pharmacists at the 2018 National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) Annual Convention by donating to charities in the name of three pharmacists. “QS/1 stands with NCPA in supporting the efforts of community pharmacy,”

QS/1 selected as early adopter in new CMS SCRIPT standard

QS/1 selected as early adopter in new CMS SCRIPT standard

SPARTANBURG, S.C. –QS/1 will be among the first pharmacy management system providers to participate in the Surescripts Early Adopter program for the new National Council for Prescription Drug Program’s (NCPDP) SCRIPT standard version 2017071. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is working to implement the standard in early 2020. “QS/1 has been at

J M Smith realigns leadership team

J M Smith realigns leadership team

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — J M Smith Corp. has named Saul Factor to lead its drug wholesale business and Kevin Welch to head its pharmacy technology solutions business. J M Smith said Monday that Factor, previously president of the QS/1 pharmacy software unit, will now serve as president of drug distributors Smith Drug Co. and Burlington

QS/1’s PrimeCare moving to J M Smith’s Integra

QS/1’s PrimeCare moving to J M Smith’s Integra

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — QS/1’s PrimeCare long-term care pharmacy software is being transferred to fellow J M Smith Corp. division Integra LTC Solutions. J M Smith said transition is in process, with many of details still to be finalized with input from customers and staff at Integra and QS/1. With the shift, PrimeCare will fall under

QS/1, Updox team on patient care platform

QS/1, Updox team on patient care platform

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — QS/1 has partnered with health application provider Updox to offer Pharmacy Connect, a web-based care coordination suite. Pharmacy Connect enables pharmacists to securely exchange patient information with health care providers and engage patients. With the solution suite, a pharmacist can receive clinical files from a doctors electronic health record system and send

QS/1 integrates Asembia1 technology

QS/1 integrates Asembia1 technology

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — QS/1, a provider of data management software and services for pharmacies, announced a partnership with Asembia to integrate Asembia1, a specialty workflow platform providing pharmacies with resources to offer patients access to specialty prescriptions. “With the growth of specialty pharmacy continuing to rise, QS/1 is excited to offer our customers an interface

QS/1 president Tammy Devine to retire

QS/1 president Tammy Devine to retire

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Tammy Devine, president of pharmacy software firm QS/1, plans to retire later this year. QS/1 said Tuesday that it has begun a national search for a successor to Devine, who has served as president since 2011 and has been with the J M Smith Corp. subsidiary for 35 years. “The time is

New CEO Alan Turfe takes reins at J M Smith

New CEO Alan Turfe takes reins at J M Smith

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — J M Smith Corp. has named A. Alan Turfe as chairman and chief executive officer, succeeding William Cobb, who is retiring. The pharmaceutical distribution, health care and technology company — whose businesses include Smith Drug Co., QS/1, Integral Solutions Group, RxMedic Systems, Integra LTC Solutions and Burlington Drug Co. — said Wednesday

QS/1 participates in integrated clinical services pilot

QS/1 participates in integrated clinical services pilot

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Pharmacy technology provider QS/1 is taking part in a pilot to enhance community pharmacists’ ability to provide integrated clinical services to patients. Called the Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Network (CPESN), the project aims to develop a system to enable health care providers and pharmacies to devise care plans for patients that can