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CPESN Wisconsin Pharmacy Awarded the 2020 WPQC Engagement Award

Thursday, October 15, 2020 8:00 AM

Congratulations to Boscobel Pharmacy in Boscobel, Wisconsin, and proud participant in CPESN Wisconsin. They were recently recognized for winning the 2020 Wisconsin Pharmacy Quality Collaborative (WPQC) Engagement Award.

CPESN Minnesota Pharmacist Wins MPhA Excellence in Innovation Award

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 8:00 AM

Congratulations to Ally Kingsbury, PharmD, of Guide Point Pharmacy in Crosby, Minnesota and CPESN Minnesota for winning the Minnesota Pharmacist Association 2020 Excellence in Innovation Award!

Arkansas CPESN Luminary Pace Featured in America's Pharmacist

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 12:30 PM

Arkansas CPESN luminary Anne Pace, pharmacist and owner of Kavanaugh Pharmacy in Little Rock, Arkansas was featured in the October edition of America's Pharmacist in an article entitled, "Kavanaugh Pharmacy passes the test." Click here to check it out.

CPESN Networks Featured in Forbes

Monday, October 12, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Networks were featured in a recent article in Forbes, entitled "Care At The Counter: Technology And Policy Are Empowering Pharmacists." For the full article, click here.

PSSNY and CPESN New York Offering Diabetes Self Care Management Boot Camp

Friday, September 25, 2020 12:00 PM

The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York (PSSNY) and CPESN New York are offering a virtual Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) Boot Camp on November 8 and 15, 2020. Discounted fees are available to all CPESN pharmacies. Join 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year John Croce and 2019 NCPA Pharmacist-of-the-Year Ste…

CPESN Leaders Featured in Educational Programming for NCPA's Virtual Convention

Thursday, September 24, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN luminaries and network leaders can be found throughout the continuing education lineup for the National Community Pharmacists Association's annual convention (now virtual). Here are some of the featured speakers:

 

  • CPESN Utah luminary, Benjamin Jolley with Jolley’s Compounding Pharmacy, will share insights on using a pharma…

NCPA's qAM Morning News Plugs CPESN Intro Webinar

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 8:15 AM

Our ongoing series of introductory webinars was recently mentioned in the National Community Pharmacists Association's morning newsletter, the qAM. Click here to check out the article. Click here to register for one of the upcoming intro" webinars.

Academia-CPESN Transformation Featured in Pharmacy Times Video Interview

Friday, September 11, 2020 12:00 PM

Community Pharmacy Foundation executive director Anne Marie Kondic recently shared her insights on the Academia-CPESN Transformation (ACT) Collaborative during a video interview with Pharmacy Times. Click here to see the interview.

CPESN Pharmacist Clark Bishop Featured in America's Pharmacist

Thursday, September 10, 2020 12:00 PM

RxSelect CPESN pharmacist Clark Bishop, owner of Hutton Pharmacy in Blackwell, Oklahoma, was featured in America's Pharmacist in an article entitled, "Thinking Outside the Bench." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN California Luminary Featured in America's Pharmacist

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 12:00 PM

 

CPESN California luminary Bruno Tching, owner of Inland Pharmacy in Hemet, California, was recently featured in the September 2020 issue of America's Pharmacist. 

Community Pharmacy Foundation Announces Flip the Pharmacy Teams

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 8:00 AM

The Community Pharmacy Foundation announced the 25 Practice Transformation Teams and nearly 350 pharmacies selected for Round 2 of Flip the Pharmacy. To see the teams that were selected to participate, see the full announcement here.

CPESN Pharmacists Named Finalists for 2020 Next Generation Pharmacist Awards

Thursday, August 27, 2020 8:00 AM

Three CPESN Pharmacists were announced as finalist for the 2020 Next-Generation Pharmacist Awards. Two were finalists in the "Entrepreneur" category. They were:

  • Pharmacist Selma Alami, co-owner of Mustang Drug in Mustang, Oklahoma, is active with RxSelect CPESN.
  • Pharmacist Chris Antypas, president of Asti’s South Hills Pharmacy i…

CPESN Texas Luminary McNabb Featured in PQS Podcast

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Texas lead luminary Ben McNabb was recently the guest on the PQS Quality Corner Show podcast. Ben shared his passion for the CPESN movement and CPESN Texas as well as some of the exciting projects they are tackling. Click here to check it out.

Arkansas CPESN Luminary Pace Featured in Upcoming COVID Testing Webinar

Monday, August 10, 2020 6:30 AM

 

Arkansas CPESN luminary Anne Pace, owner of Kavanaugh Pharmacy in Little Rock, has administered over 1,000 COVID-19 rapid tests over the past few weeks! Join her in a live question-and-answer webinar where she’ll discuss her perspective on getting started, the process and integration into her pharmacy workflow, marketing and muc…

CPESN Florida Pharmacist Featured in America's Pharmacist

Sunday, August 9, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Florida pharmacist Jeff Scott, owner of Cheek & Scott Pharmacy with three locations in northern Florida, was featured in the August 2020 issue of America's Pharmacist.

NCPA Innovation Center-CPESN Community Pharmacy Fellowship Featured

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 2:00 PM

The NCPA Innovation Center-CPESN Community Pharmacy Fellowship was featured in the August 2020 edition of America's Pharmacist. CPESN USA luminaries Amina Abubakar, Tripp Logan, Randy McDonough, Joe Moose, and Matt Osterhaus were mentioned and will serve as faculty. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN USA Featured in ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist Article

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN USA was featured in the July/August 2020 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist in an article entitled, "Six Things Every Pharmacist Should Know About CPESN USA Networks" by Bruce Kneeland. Click here to check it out!

Another CPESN Pharmacy Featured in America's Pharmacist SurThrival Series

Monday, August 3, 2020 2:00 PM

Alps Pharmacy in Springfield, Mo., a member of CPESN USA and CPESN Missouri, and pharmacist Morgan Miller were featured in the August 2020 edition of America's Pharmacist. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN USA Featured in New York City Pharmacists Society Newsletter

Friday, July 24, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN USA was recently featured in the July 2020 issue of the New York City Pharmacists Society newsletter.

 

Enzo Biochem Collaborates with CPESN NY

Thursday, July 23, 2020 9:00 AM

CPESN NY has collaborated with Enzo Biochem to provide COVID-19 testing at over 50 CPESN® NY pharmacies. Click here to see the announcement.

CPESN Luminary Bryan Featured in Diario Medico

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 10:00 AM

CPESN Tennessee and CPESN North East Tennessee luminary Beth Bryan was featured in Diario Medico, a healthcare magazine based in Madrid, Spain. Click here to read the full article called, "Beth Bryan, la primera farmacéutica de EEUU en hacer PCR en su farmacia" (loosely translated: Beth Bryan, the first US pharmacist to do PCR in her…

CPESN Luminary McDonough, Flip the Pharmacy, ACT, and CPESN Featured in AACP Feature Story

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN USA luminary Randy McDonough, the Flip the Pharmacy program, and the ACT (Academia CPESN Transformation) pharmacy collaborative were key pieces to a feature story on the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy website. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Colorado Luminary Palazzolo Featured in Pharmacy Times

Monday, July 13, 2020 3:00 PM

CPESN Colorado luminary Jen Palazzolo, owner of Flatirons Pharmacy in Longmont, Colorado, was recently featured by Pharmacy Times. Click here to read the article.

CPESN Luminary DePietro Featured in America's Pharmacist

Thursday, July 9, 2020 11:00 AM

Tom DePietro, Owner of DePietro's Pharmacy in Dunmore, Pa., was featured in the July 2020 issue of America's Pharmacist. DePietro is a luminary with the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, the CPESN network in the state.

CPESN Pharmacists Featured in America's Pharmacist Article on Mental Health

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 10:00 AM

CPESN pharmacists were featured in the July 2020 America's Pharmacist article entitled, "Community Pharmacies Look Inward to Address Fear, Stress, and Anxiety.

 

Clark Bishop, pharmacy manager at Hutton Pharmacy in Blackwell, Oklahoma, Andrew Finney, owner of Perkins Drugs in Gallatin, Tennessee, Jack Dunn, owner of Jasper Drug Sto…

CPESN Kansas Luminary Price Featured in America's Pharmacist

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Kansas lead luminary Dared Price was featured in the July edition of America's Pharmacist entitled, "Effective Technology can be the Rx Your Business Needs." Price and his pharmacist-wife Renee are the co-owners of five community pharmacies in Kansas. To read the article, click here.

CPESN Pharmacy, Prescriptions Unlimited, Featured in WESH 2 News Coverage

Monday, June 29, 2020 8:00 AM

A CPESN Florida pharmacy, Prescriptions Unlimited, was recently featured in WESH 2 News coverage on providing COVID-19 testing. Click here to see the story.

CPESN Luminary Beth Bryan Featured in Pharmacy Today

Friday, June 26, 2020 8:00 AM

Surgoinsville Pharmacy and its chief pharmacist & owner Beth Bryan were featured in the June 2020 issue of Pharmacy Today in their Pharmacy Heroes section. To see the article, click here.

Flip the Pharmacy and CPESN Luminary Beth Bryan Featured in Pharmacy Times

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 8:00 AM

Flip the Pharmacy along with CPESN luminary Beth Bryan and CPESN director Cody Clifton were recently featured in an article in Pharmacy Times. To access the article entitled, "Flip The Pharmacy Program: Caring for Patients in a Pandemic" click here.

Flip the Pharmacy Featured in ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist Article

Monday, June 22, 2020 8:00 AM

Flip the Pharmacy was recently featured in the May/June 2020 issue of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist. The article by Ed Vess, entitled "Flip the Pharmacy: A Fundamental Change for Community Pharmacy can be accessed by clicking here.

CPESN NY Featured in Chain Drug Review Article

Friday, June 19, 2020 1:00 PM

CPESN NY was recently mentioned in a Chain Drug Review article entitled, "NCPA Praises New York Testing Pilot Including Independent Pharmacies." Click here to see the article.

CPESN NY Featured in Drug Store News Article

Thursday, June 18, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN NY was recently mentioned in a Drug Store News article entitled, "NCPA Applauds New York Testing Pilot Including Independent Pharmacies." Click here to see the article.

CPESN USA Mentioned in New York City Pharmacy Society Newsletter

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN USA was recently mentioned in the May/June 2020 edition of the New York City Pharmacy Society (NYCPS) newsletter. Click here to read the article.

CPESN Networks Featured in ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist

Thursday, June 11, 2020 6:00 AM

CPESN Networks was recently featured in a ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist article by QS/1 Marketer Emily Smith entitled, "QS/1: Equipping You for CPESN Services." Click here to read the full article.

Mutual CPESN (N.C.) Pharmacist Featured in America's Pharmacist

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 11:00 AM

 

Amanda Harmon, a CPESN pharmacist with Gates Pharmacy in Mount Airy, N.C., was recently featured in the June edition of America's Pharmacist.

CPESN Ohio Pharmacist Featured in The Columbus Dispatch Story

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Ohio Pharmacist Denise Conway, owner of Conway's Danville Pharmacy, was recently featured in The Columbus Dispatch. The article was entitled, "Ohio Medicaid undermines governor’s plan to expand coronavirus testing to local pharmacies." Click here to read it.

CPESN Delivers Adherence Improvement; Featured in JMCP

Monday, June 8, 2020 12:00 PM

The Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy recently published a well promoted and publicized article about better adherence for CPESN pharmacies with the original CPESN Network in North Carolina. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Leaders Quoted in America's Pharmacist

Friday, June 5, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Ohio pharmacist Brad White, owner of Medicine Center Pharmacy in Canton, Ohio and CPESN Florida pharmacist Jeff Scott, president of Cheek and Scott Pharmacy in Lake City, Florida were quoted in an America's Pharmacist article entitled, "Going Above and Beyond." Click here to check it out.

CPESN USA's Trygstad Featured in JMCP

Thursday, June 4, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN USA Executive Director Troy Trygstad was recently featured in the Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy (JMCP) with a opinion piece entitled, "A Sleeping Giant: Community Pharmacy’s Potential Is Unrivaled." Click here to check it out!

Skippack Pharmacy Featured in North Penn Now Community News

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 12:00 PM

Skippack Pharmacy and owner Mayank “Mak” Amin were featured in North Penn Now Community News. Click here to see the article. Skippack Pharmacy participates in the Pennsylvania Pharmacist Care Network, the CPESN® network in the state.

CPESN Texas Luminary McNabb Wins TPA Excellence in Innovation Award

Monday, June 1, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Texas lead luminary Ben McNabb, owner of Love Oak Pharmacy, was announced as the winner of the 2020 Texas Pharmacy Association Excellence in Innovation award. The award recognizes a pharmacist who has demonstrated innovative pharmacy practice resulting in improved patient care and/or advancement of the profession of pharmacy. C…

CPESN NY Selected for COVID-19 Testing Pilot

Friday, May 29, 2020 8:00 AM

Over 50 CPESN NY pharmacies were selected for a COVID-19 testing pilot in New York state. The pilot was mentioned during New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's press conference and covered by Pharmacy Times. Click here to see the article.

CPESN NYC Pharmacy Featured on Local TV News

Thursday, May 28, 2020 9:00 AM

CPESN NYC luminary Robert Annicharico, owner of Delco Drugs on Staten Island, was recently featured on Spectrum NY1 television news. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Florida Luminary Tolle named APhA President-Elect

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 9:00 AM

CPESN Florida lead luminary Theresa Tolle, owner of Bay Street Pharmacy, was recently announced as as 2021–2022 American Pharmacists Association President-elect. Click here to read the announcement.

CPESN Maryland Pharmacists Featured in 47ABC News Story

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Maryland pharmacists, Craig Schury (owner of Pemberton Pharmacy) and Lisa Moorhead (owner of Clayton's Pharmacy) were recently featured in 47ABC news coverage. The two mention their involvement in CPESN Networks. Click here to check it out.

CPESN California Pharmacy Rated Best in Fresno Area

Monday, May 25, 2020 10:00 AM

Manor Drug, a CPESN® California pharmacy, was rated one of the top pharmacies in the Fresno, California area by Three Best Rated®. To see the top pharmacies, click here.

CPESN Minnesota Luminary Astrup Featured in Twin Cities Business

Friday, May 22, 2020 2:00 PM

CPESN Minnesota luminary Jessica Astrup, co-owner of Sterling Pharmacy, was recently quoted and featured in Twin Cities Business. To read the full article, click here.

CPESN Pharmacies Quoted, Featured in Consumer Reports Article

Thursday, May 21, 2020 3:00 PM

Several CPESN pharmacies and CPESN luminaries were recently quoted in a Consumer Reports article by Lisa Gill. Pharmacy owners Chris Antypas (owner of Asti's South Hills Pharmacy; luminary for Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network), Brian Caswell (owner of Wolkar Drug; luminary for CPESN Kansas), and Tom DePietro (owner of DePietro's…

CPESN and PPCN Pharmacy Featured in Pharmacy Times

Wednesday, May 20, 2020 10:00 AM

CPESN luminary Bill Thompson and pharmacist Pete Kreckel were recently featured in an online article in Pharmacy Times. Kreckel is the pharmacist-in-charge and Thompson is the owner of Thompson Pharmacy which is participating in the Flip the Pharmacy program. Thompson Pharmacy is a participating pharmacy in the Pennsylvania Pharmacis…

Mutual CPESN Pharmacy Featured on Local TV News

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 1:00 PM

A Mutual CPESN participating pharmacy, Moose Pharmacy, and their pharmacist-owner Joe Moose were featured on WBTV Channel 3 news. Click here to see the story.

CPESN Colorado Pharmacy Featured in Colorado Sun Article

Monday, May 18, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Colorado Pharmacy, Kiowa Drug, and their pharmacist-owner Tom Davis were recently featured in the Colorado Sun in an article entitled, "Colorado’s rural pharmacies wrestle against big business to remain community cornerstones." Click here to check it out!

CPESN West Virginia Pharmacy Featured in Local TV News

Friday, May 15, 2020 12:00 PM

Waterfront Family Pharmacy, a CPESN West Virginia participating pharmacy, was recently featured in a WBOY Channel 12 news story about adjusting services due to the Coronavirus. Click here to see the coverage.

A Volunteer at a Pennsylvania CPESN-PPCN Pharmacy Receives a $100,000 Tip

Thursday, May 14, 2020 8:00 AM

DePietro's Pharmacy, a Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network pharmacy (the CPESN Network in the state), has been featured in the television news across the country because of a curbside delivery volunteer who received a $100,000 tip! Here are some of the coverage:

 

CPESN Networks Mentioned in Drug Store News Article

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 4:00 PM

NCPA CEO Doug Hoey mentioned CPESN Networks in a recent guest post in Drug Store News entitled, "Community Pharmacies Live Up to their Name." Click here to read the article.

Fitchburg Family Pharmacy Steps In to Help Students During Coronavirus, Featured in Local News

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Wisconsin participating pharmacy, Fitchburg Family Pharmacy, has stepped up to another unexpected Coronavirus challenge by providing TB tests to healthcare students so they can practice during the pandemic. Click here to read the release and click here to see the coverage by WKOW news.

Mutual CPESN Pharmacy Featured in Local News

Monday, May 11, 2020 8:00 AM

Moose Pharmacy, a participant in the Mutual CPESN network in North Carolina, and owner Joe Moose were recently featuring in a news story in the Salisbury Post. Click here to read the full story.

CPESN Network Facilitator Daly Interviewed by Spectrum News

Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN New York Network Facilitator Chris Daly, a professor with the University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy, was recently interviewed for Spectrum News. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Georgia Pharmacy Featured in America's Pharmacist Article

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 4:00 PM

Ivey McCurdy, pharmacist and owner of Lakeland Drug in Lakeland, GA, a CPESN Georgia participating pharmacy, was featured in the May issue of America's Pharmacist in an article entitled, "Whip that Dead Weight into Shape." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Texas Pharmacist Featured in America's Pharmacist

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 8:00 AM

 

Jana Bennett, pharmacist and owner of The Medicine Shoppe in Sherman, Texas, a pharmacy in the CPESN Texas network was featured in the May issue of America's Pharmacist.

CPESN Luminary Nelson Featured in The Spokesman-Review May2020

Monday, May 4, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Washington Luminary Erik Nelson, owner of 6th Avenue Pharmacy in Spokane, was featured in a recent article in The Spokesman-Review. Click here to see the article.

CPESN Pharmacies, Luminary Lead Consumer Reports Article

Friday, May 1, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Pharmacies Asti's South Hills Pharmacy (Pennsylvania) and Keeseville Pharmacy (New York) were recently mentioned in a Consumer Reports article by Lisa Gill entitled, "Pharmacies Make It Easier, Cheaper to Get Prescriptions Delivered During Pandemic." CPESN and Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network Luminary, Chris Antypas, was q…

CPESN Luminary Paganelli Featured in National NBC News Coverage

Monday, April 27, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN NYC Luminary Roger Paganelli, co-owner of Mount Carmel Pharmacy in the Bronx, was recently interviewed and featured in a NBC 4 New York news story (click here to watch). Paganelli and his pharmacy also appeared briefly in the national evening news on NBC on April 26.

Stephens Pharmacy Featured in Local News Story

Friday, April 24, 2020 2:00 PM

Stephens Pharmacy, a participating pharmacy in the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network - the CPESN Network in Pennsylvania, was recently featured in an article in the Tri-County Independent. Click here to read the article.

CPESN Pharmacy in Tennessee Leads the Way

Thursday, April 23, 2020 4:30 PM

Surgoinsville Pharmacy, a CPESN Pharmacy, located in Surgoinsville, Tennessee, is now offering COVID-19 testing services for residents of Surgoinsville and Hawkins County, TN. Pharmacy owner and CPESN luminary Beth Bryan is quoted throughout the article. Click here to read the news story.

Flip the Pharmacy Team Lead Antinopoulos Featured in National Podcast

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 4:00 PM

Flip the Pharmacy's "Team Pennsylvania" and its co-leader Brandon Antinopoulos, was recently featured in the Best Practices in the COVID-19 Response: Beyond the SIG podcast from the Pharmacy Podcast Network. Click here to listen.

CPESN Georgia Luminary Chancy Featured in TV News Story

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 3:00 PM

CPESN Georgia luminary Patrick Chancy, pharmacist at Chancy Drugs in Valdosta, Georgia, was recently featured and quoted in a WCTV news story about front line workers. Click here to to see the coverage.

CPESN Wisconsin Pharmacy Featured in Up North News

Monday, April 20, 2020 8:00 AM

Fitchburg Family Pharmacy, along with pharmacist and owner Thad Schumacher, were recently featured in a story in Up North News entitled, "How One Family Pharmacy Stays Afloat During Coronavirus." Click here to read the story.

CPESN Luminary Bryan Featured in Local Newspaper Article

Friday, April 17, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN North East Tennessee and CPESN Tennessee luminary Beth Bryan, owner of Surgoinsville Pharmacy in Surgoinsville, Tennessee was recently featured in The Rogersville Review. Click here to view.

CPESN Wyoming Luminary Schmidt Featured in Cody Enterprise Article

Thursday, April 16, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Wyoming Luminaries Scot & Amy Schmidt were recently featured in an article in Cody Enterprise in an article entitled, "Pharmacy Partners with UW." Click here to read.

Flip the Pharmacy Program Featured in America's Pharmacist Cover Story

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 8:00 AM

The Flip the Pharmacy practice transformation initiative was recently spotlighted in an America's Pharmacist cover story entitled, "A Practice Transformation." In the feature story by writers Jayne Cannon and Chris Linville, several CPESN luminaries are interviewed including:

 

  • Beth Bryan, pharmacist and owner of Surgoinsville Ph…

CPESN Pharmacists Featured in America's Pharmacist Article on Med Sync

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN pharmacists Steve Adkins, owner of Health Park Pharmacy in Raleigh, North Carolina and Max Caldwell, owner of Caldwell Pharmacy in Wynne, Arkansas, were featured in an America's Pharmacist article entitled, Get your patients (and staff) in sync. Adkins participates in Mutual CPESN and Caldwell participates in Arkansas CPESN. Cl…

CPESN Luminary McDonough Interviewed in Daily Iowan

Monday, April 13, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN USA and CPESN Iowa luminary Randy McDonough, pharmacist and co-owner of Towncrest Pharmacies, was interviewed in the Daily Iowan in an article regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Wisconsin Pharmacy and its Leaders Featured on Local News Broadcast

Saturday, April 11, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Luminaries Hashim Zaibak and Dimmy Sokhal along with their pharmacy, Hayat Pharmacy, were featured in a CBS 58 news story about their donation of 3,000 sets of masks and gloves to their neighbors. Click here to read the story.

CPESN Pharmacy Featured on CBS 2 Newscast

Friday, April 10, 2020 12:00 PM

Asti's South Hills Pharmacy and owner Dan Asti were featured in recent CBS 2 News Coverage about their COVID-19 response. Asti's is a participating pharmacy in the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network and CPESN USA. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN NYC Luminary Paganelli Featured in Bronx Times Article

Thursday, April 9, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN New York City luminary Roger Paganelli was recently featured in an article entitled, "Independent pharmacy owners working around the clock" by the Bronx Times. Click here to read.

CPESN USA Luminary Logan Interviewed in Pharmacy Times Article

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 9:00 AM

CPESN USA and CPESN Missouri luminary Tripp Logan was interviewed in a recent article in Pharmacy Times entitled, "Rural Pharmacies Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic with Change in Outreach Services." Click here to read the article.

CPESN Ohio Pharmacist O'Reilly Featured on Live! with Kelly and Ryan

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Ohio pharmacist-owner Aimee O'Reilly (from O'Reilly Family Pharmacy) was featured in a recent edition of Live! with Kelly and Ryan. Click here to watch.

CPESN Luminary Croce Participates in NYS Virtual Town Hall

Monday, April 6, 2020 12:00 PM

John Croce, co-owner of Four Corners Pharmacy and lead luminary from CPESN Upstate NY, joined local New York State Assembly representative John McDonald during a recent Town Hall. Click here to view the session.

PPCN Pharmacy Featured on Local TV News

Friday, April 3, 2020 12:00 PM

DePietro's Pharmacy, a pharmacy from the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, was featured in an ABC 16 news story, click here to see the story.

CPESN Florida Pharmacy Featured on Local TV News

Thursday, April 2, 2020 4:00 PM

Mullins Pharmacy, a pharmacy from CPESN Florida, and pharmacist Lauren Parker were featured on their local NBC 7 news coverage. Click here to see the story.

CPESN NYC Pharmacy Featured in NYC News Coverage

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 12:00 PM

Drug Mart, a community-based pharmacy from CPESN NYC, and pharmacist-owner Ilana Aminov were featured in both Spectrum NY1 news coverage (click here) and an amNY article (click here to read it).

CPESN NYC Luminary Paganelli Featured in Local TV Coverage

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 2:00 PM

CPESN NYC luminary Roger Paganelli was recently featured during the local news team's coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. Click here to view the whole news story entitled, "Pharmacists on the front line to help during coronavirus pandemic." Click here to read.

 

CPESN Wisconsin Luminaries Featured in University of Wisconsin SoP Article

Monday, March 23, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Wisconsin and lead luminary Michelle Farrell, owner of Boscobel Pharmacy, were recently featured in a University of Wisconsin online article entitled, "School of Pharmacy Alumna Leads Wisconsin’s Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Network." Several other CPESN Wisconsin luminaries were mentioned including: Dimmy Sokhol, Abbig…

CPESN Wyoming Leaders Featured by the University of Wyoming

Friday, March 20, 2020 2:00 PM

CPESN Wyoming Leaders Scot & Amy Schmidt were featured in a University of Wyoming College of Health Sciences online article entitled, "UW Health Sciences Alumni Take Multidisciplinary Approach to Pharmacy Patient Care." Click here to see the article.

CPESN USA Promotes Clifton to Lead Practice Transformation Efforts

Thursday, March 19, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN USA is please to announce the promotion of Cody Clifton, PharmD, to Director of Practice Transformation. Click here to read the press release.

CPESN Pharmacist Schwander Presents at NCPA Multiple Locations Conference

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Colorado pharmacist Kelsey Schwander, Clinical Specialist for Good Day Pharmacy, shared her experiences implementing enhanced patient care services for the Flip the Pharmacy program during the NCPA Multiple Locations Conference. Click here to read the press release.

CPESN Leader Zaibak Featured in Drug Topics Article

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Wisconsin Network Leader Hashim Zaibak was recently featured in a Drug Topics article entitled, "How to Be a Good Manager: Tips for getting the best from your team" by Beth Longware Duff. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN USA Tabs Kneeland to Support Local Networks

Monday, March 16, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN USA announced the hiring of industry veteran Bruce Kneeland to help support local CPESN Networks in Arizona, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington and the Hawaiian Islands. Click here to see the full press release.

CPESN South Carolina Pharmacy Wins NICE Award

Friday, March 13, 2020 8:00 AM

 

CPESN South Carolina participating pharmacy Family Pharmacy in Aiken, S.C. was awarded BEST DELIVERY VEHICLE in the 2020 edition of the NICE Awards. The NICE Awards are presented by the NCPA Innovation Center and spotlight the best of community pharmacy branding and marketing. Congratulations to owners, Brandi Johnson and Jay Wa…

CPESN California Pharmacy Wins NICE Award

Thursday, March 12, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN California participating pharmacy Elmore Pharmacy in Red Bluff, California was awarded BEST EXTERIOR SIGN in the 2020 edition of the NICE Awards. The NICE Awards are presented by the NCPA Innovation Center and spotlight the best of community pharmacy branding and marketing. Congratulations to owner, Bianca Bradshaw and the re…

CPESN Tennessee Pharmacy Wins NICE Award

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 8:00 AM

 

CPESN Tennessee participating pharmacy Mac's Pharmacy in Oak Ridge, Tennessee was awarded BEST INTERNAL REMODEL in the 2020 edition of the NICE Awards. The NICE Awards are presented by the NCPA Innovation Center and spotlight the best of community pharmacy branding and marketing. Congratulations to president, Mike Wilhoit, and C…

CPESN Upstate NY Pharmacy Wins NICE Award

Monday, March 9, 2020 10:00 AM

 

CPESN Upstate NY participating pharmacy Keeseville Pharmacy in Keeseville, N.Y. was awarded BEST CUSTOMER CONVENIENCE IMPROVEMENT in the 2020 edition of the NICE Awards. The NICE Awards are presented by the NCPA Innovation Center and spotlight the best of community pharmacy branding and marketing. Congratulations to owner, Dan B…

CPESN Georgia Pharmacy Wins NICE Award

Sunday, March 8, 2020 12:00 PM

 

CPESN Georgia participating pharmacy Jasper Drug Store in Jasper, Georgia was awarded BEST IN-STORE DISPLAY in the 2020 edition of the NICE Awards. The NICE Awards are presented by the NCPA Innovation Center and spotlight the best of community pharmacy branding and marketing. Congratulations to owner, Jack Dunn and the rest of t…

CPESN Luminary Brown Wins MPA Public Relations Award

Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:00 AM

CPESN Michigan luminary Austin Brown received the Michigan Pharmacists Association Fred W. Arnold Public Relations Award during the Association’s Annual Convention & Exposition, held in late February. The award recognizes a member that shows outstanding achievement and dedication to the pharmacy profession through community educa…

CPESN Pharmacies Win a Number of NICE Awards

Friday, March 6, 2020 11:00 AM

Several CPESN participating pharmacies were selected for the third annual NICE Awards, presented by the NCPA Innovation Center. The awards recognize pharmacies that have demonstrated excellence in their marketing and merchandising. Here are the winners:

 

Best Internal Remodel - Mac's Pharmacy with CPESN Tennessee

Best Customer Co…

CPESN Luminaries McDonough and Wolff Featured in Drug Topics Cover Story

Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN USA and CPESN Iowa luminary Randy McDonough, co-owner of Towncrest Pharmacy in Iowa City, Iowa and RxSelect CPESN luminary Travis Wolff, co-owner of Med-World Pharmacy in Sapulpa, Oklahoma were prominently featured in a Drug Topics cover story entitled, "Optimizing Outcomes for High-Risk Patients." Click here to read the entire…

CPESN Luminary Moore Featured in America's Pharmacist Spotlight

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 8:00 AM

Steve Moore (owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, N.Y.) was featured in America's Pharmacist's spotlight "I Am NCPA." Moore is a luminary for the CPESN® Upstate NY network.

CPESN Networks Mentioned in Drug Topics Article

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 4:55 PM

CPESN Networks was mentioned in a recent Drug Topics article entitled, "New Primary Care Model Leveraging Pharmacists Can Curb Health Costs." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Pharmacist Schumacher Wins Good Government Award

Monday, March 2, 2020 8:00 PM

CPESN Wisconsin pharmacist Thad Schumacher, owner of Fitchburg Family Pharmacy, was awarded the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin’s 2020 Good Government Award. The annual award acknowledges a pharmacist who has made significant contributions in shaping policies that affect the profession. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Pharmacist White Featured in ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist

Friday, February 21, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Mississippi Pharmacy Owner Alexandra White was recently featured in ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist in an article entitled, "Passion and Technology: The Foundation at White’s Pharmacy." Click here read the full article.

CPESN Luminary Hartzell Featured in America's Pharmacist Spotlight

Thursday, February 20, 2020 4:00 PM

Kristen Hartzell (VP and clinical pharmacist at Hartzell's Pharmacy in Catasauqua, Pennsylvania) was featured in America's Pharmacist's spotlight "I Am NCPA." Hartzell is a luminary for Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, the CPESN® network in Pennsylvania.

 

CPESN Kansas Luminary Caswell Featured in America's Pharmacist

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 12:30 PM

 

 

CPESN Kansas Luminary Brian Caswell (Owner of Wolkar Drug in Baxter Springs, Kansas) was featured on the cover of America's Pharmacist and in an article entitled, "The Busiest Man in Baxter Springs." Click here to access back issues of America's Pharmacist (you must be an NCPA member to access).

 

 

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Croce Featured in Pharmacy Times

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 4:00 PM

NY Luminary John Croce (Co-owner of Four Corners Pharmacy in Delmar, N.Y.) was featured in a recent Pharmacy Times article entitled, "Caring Team Builds Lifelong Relationships with Patients." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Nebraska and Flip the Pharmacy Featured During Local ABC News Coverage

Monday, February 17, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Nebraska (Nebraska Enhanced Services Pharmacies) along with luminary Staci Hubert (owner of Ashland Pharmacy)and pharmacist Chris Watts (owner of Valley Pharmacy) were featured in news coverage by the local ABC affiliate, NTV News. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Networks and ACT Pharmacy Collaborative Featured on EastTennessean.com

Thursday, February 6, 2020 3:00 PM

CPESN Networks and the Academia CPESN Transformation (ACT) Pharmacy Collaborative were recently featured on www.EastTennessean.com college news site. To read the article, click here. For more information on ACT, visit www.ActforPharmacy.com.

CPESN Pharmacist, Poling, Recognized as Gen XYZ Top Young Professional

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 12:00 PM

Joseph Poling, PharmD, Operations Manager at Good Day Pharmacy, a CPESN® Colorado participating pharmacy, was selected as a Gen XYZ Award finalist. The award, hosted by Denver publication, ColoradoBiz, recognized "the best and brightest based on their achievements — both in and outside of work." Click here to read the coverage.

CPESN Networks and the Pharmacist eCare Plan Mentioned in Pharmacy Times

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Networks and the Pharmacist eCare Plan were mentioned as vital to the future of pharmacy in a recent article in Pharmacy Times entitled, "2020 Trends in Pharmacy Care: Technology." Click here to read the full article.

Oprah Winfrey Visits a CPESN Pharmacy, Calls it a Great Offering for the Community and a Great Model for the Country

Friday, January 24, 2020 12:00 PM

Oprah Winfrey recently visited Dr. Martez Prince and his CPESN Pharmacy, Premier Pharmacy in Charlotte, North Carolina. Winfrey called Premier Pharmacy "a great offering for this community... (and) a model for the country." Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Texas Luminary McNabb Featured in Drug Topics Article

Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Texas luminary Ben McNabb was featured in a recent Drug Topics article entitled, "A Look Ahead: What to Expect from the Pharmacy Landscape in 2020" where he mentions CPESN Networks. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Networks Mentioned in Pharmacy Times Article

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Networks were mentioned in a recent Pharmacy Times article entitled, "Payment for Pharmacists’ Care: Pulling the Linchpin." Click here to read the full article.

NCPA CEO Hoey Points to CPESN Networks in his 2020 Pharmacy Outlook

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 12:00 PM

National Community Pharmacy Association CEO Douglas Hoey includes the important work of CPESN networks in his 2020 Pharmacy Outlook column in Chain Drug Review. Click here to read the full article.

ICYMI: CPESN Wisconsin Luminary Linde Featured in Pharmacy Podcast

Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 PM

 

ICYMI: CPESN Wisconsin luminary Abbi Linde was featured in The Business of Pharmacy Podcast. Click here to listen to her interview.

CPESN Network Luminary Mahrer Featured in Pharmacy Today

Friday, January 10, 2020 4:00 PM

Pharmacist Robert Mahrer, a luminary with Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, the CPESN Network in the state, was recently featured in Pharmacy Today in an article entitled, "Pennsylvania pharmacists help older adults age in place." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Moore Featured in HME News

Thursday, January 9, 2020 3:00 PM

CPESN Upstate New York Luminary Steve Moore (owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, New York) was recently featured in HME News. Click here to read the article.

CPESN Networks and Flip the Pharmacy Featured in Pharmacy Times Article

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 12:00 PM

Pharmacy Times Assistant Editor, Jennifer Nessel, recaps an overview of Flip the Pharmacy in her recent article, "Flip the Pharmacy Initiative Aims to Transform Community Pharmacy." Click here to read the entire article.

CPESN Missouri Luminary Tim Mitchell and Pharmacist Paula Boettler Featured in The Business of Pharmacy Podcast.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 4:00 PM

 

CPESN Missouri luminary Tim Mitchell and clinical pharmacist Paula Boettler (from Mitchell's Drug Store in Neosho, Missouri) were featured in a December The Business of Pharmacy Podcast. Click here to check it out!

CPESN Colorado Luminary Jennifer Palazzolo Featured in Drug Topics

Monday, January 6, 2020 4:30 PM

CPESN Colorado luminary and Flip the Pharmacy participating pharmacist, Jennifer Palazzolo (owner of Flatirons Family Pharmacy in Longmont, Colorado) was featured in a recent Drug Topics article entitled, "How Pharmacists Alleviate Primary Care Shortages." Click here to read the article.

NCPA Innovation Center Releases "Assessing Trends in Enhanced Services and Medication Support with Value-Based Payment Models in Medicaid.

Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:00 PM

The NCPA Innovation Center recently released a white paper entitled, "Assessing Trends in Enhanced Services and Medication Support with Value-Based Payment Models in Medicaid." Key learnings from the initiative included:

 

* Medicaid has become an important laboratory

* MCO bidding drives the preponderance of innovation

* Discuss…

CPESN Networks Featured in Wolters Kluwer Health Website Blog Post

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 6:00 PM

CPESN Networks and the Flip the Pharmacy initiative were featured in a December 2019 blog post on Wolters Kluwer Health by Marsha Millonig, entitled "Taking a Positive View: Building Value-based Services." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Introductory Webinar Schedule Altered for the Holidays

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 10:00 AM

The regularly scheduled "Introductory" webinars hosted by CPESN USA luminaries have been altered in December due to the holiday season. The next two sessions are: Thursday, December 12th at 1 p.m. EST and Thursday, January 9th at 1 p.m. EST. Click here to register.

CPESN Update in November 2019 NYCPS Newsletter

Friday, December 6, 2019 11:00 AM

A CPESN USA Update was featured in the November 2019 newsletter for the New York City Pharmacists Society, an affiliate of the Pharmacists Society of the State of New York.

 

CPESN Washington Pharmacy Featured in University of Washington SOP Online Article

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Washington pharmacist, Simeon Roth and his CPESN pharmacy, Invara Pharmacy located in Sultan, Washington, were featured in a recent article by the University of Washington School of Pharmacy. Click here to read the entire article: https://sop.washington.edu/invara-a-new-kind-of-rural-pharmacy/.

CPESN NY Displays at New York Medicaid Population Health Symposium

Thursday, November 21, 2019 8:00 AM

 

CPESN NY luminary John Croce and Network Facilitator Chris Daly participated in the New York Medicaid Population Health Symposium on November 18th. New York State Medicaid invited CPESN NY to exhibit. Their poster entitled, "Clinically Integrated Pharmacy Services to Address Behavioral Health Needs" summarized a joint venture wi…

CPESN Networks Included in Recent Drug Topics Article

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 8:00 AM

CPESN Networks mentioned in Drug Topics article titled, "Independents Offering More Services than Ever Before" by Christine Blank. Click here to read the article.

CPESN Kentucky Pharmacist Mills Recently Named Woman Pharmacist of Year

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 8:00 AM

CPESN Kentucky pharmacist and pharmacy owner, Jesica Mills, was named Woman Pharmacist of the Year. To read the coverage, click here.

CPESN Networks Featured in Pharmacy Times Article

Monday, November 18, 2019 8:00 AM

CPESN Networks, including quotes from CPESN USA Directors Joe Moose and Troy Trygstad, were featured in a recent Pharmacy Times article, entitled: "NCPA 2019 Digest Sheds Light on Evolving Value-Based Care Model" by Jennifer Nessel. Click here to read the whole article.

CPESN USA Featured in NYCPS October Newsletter

Sunday, November 17, 2019 6:00 AM

CPESN USA was featured in the October 2019 newsletter for the New York City Pharmacists Society, an affiliate of the Pharmacists Society of the State of New York. Click here to read the entire article.

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary John Croce Featured in NCPA Digest

Saturday, November 16, 2019 6:00 AM

John Croce, co-owner of Four Corners Pharmacy in Delmar, NY, and lead luminary with CPESN Upstate NY, was recently featured in the NCPA Digest sponsored by Cardinal Health. Click the photo below to see the full article.

 

Pharmacist eCare Plan Featured in HealthIT.gov Blog Post

Friday, November 15, 2019 6:00 AM

The Pharmacist eCare Plan was the topic of a recent blog post by Brett Coughlin on the HealthIT.gov website. Click here to check it out.

CPESN Kansas Luminary Caswell Featured in HME News

Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:00 AM

CPESN Kansas Luminary Brian Caswell was recently featured in HME News. The article covered Caswell's installment as NCPA President. Click here to read the article.

CPESN NJ Luminary Abukuwaik Featured in Pharmacy Times

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:00 AM

CPESN New Jersey Luminary Ghada Abukuwaik, Owner of Curemed Pharmacy in Clifton, N.J., was recently featured in Pharmacy Times. Abukuwaik was awarded the 2019 NCPA Innovation Center Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award. To see the coverage, click here.

CPESN Kansas Luminary Caswell Featured in Drug Store News Article

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Kansas Luminary Brian Caswell was recently featured in a Drug Store News article. Caswell was recently installed as NCPA President. Click here to read the coverage.

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Moore Featured on HME News

Monday, November 11, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Steve Moore was recently featured on HME News for receiving the 2019 NCPA Independent Pharmacist of the Year award. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Moore Featured in Drug Store News

Sunday, November 10, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Steve Moore was recently featured on the Drug Store News website. Moore was honored with 2019 NCPA Independent Pharmacist of the Year award. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN Kansas Luminary Caswell Installed as NCPA President

Friday, November 8, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Kansas Luminary Brian Caswell, owner of Walker Drug in Baxter Springs, Kansas, was recently installed as President of the National Community Pharmacists Association by NCPA Delegates. To read the full announcement, click here.

CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year Article Highlighted on Yahoo Finance

Friday, November 8, 2019 12:00 PM

An article featuring 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year award recipient John Croce was featured on the Finance page of Yahoo.com. Click here to see the article.

CPESN Ohio's Burke Featured in NCPA Digest

Thursday, November 7, 2019 12:00 PM

David Burke, owner of Dave's Pharmacy in Marysville, Ohio – a CPESN Ohio participating pharmacy – was recently featured in the NCPA Digest sponsored by Cardinal Health. Click the photo below to see the full article.

 

NCPA's Hoey Calls CPESN Networks "Pharmacy's Best Bet" in Chain Drug Review Article

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:00 PM

National Community Pharmacists Association CEO Doug Hoey called CPESN Networks "pharmacy’s best bet to transform into a system allowing pharmacists to be recognized for practicing at their full scope" in a recent Chain Drug Review article. Click here to read the entire article.

NCPA Digest Features Article on CPESN Networks

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 12:00 PM

NCPA recently released its annual NCPA Digest sponsored by Cardinal Health. The Digest features an article on CPESN Networks on page 17. Click the image below to see the article.

 

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Moore Featured in Chain Drug Review

Monday, November 4, 2019 12:00 PM

Steve Moore, owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, N.Y., and luminary for CPESN Upstate NY, has been featured in Chain Drug Review for being named NCPA’s 2019 Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacist of the Year. Click here to read the article.

CPESN Luminaries Highlighted in Drug Store News

Sunday, November 3, 2019 12:00 PM

Several CPESN Luminaries were recently featured in Drug Store News. CPESN Iowa Luminary Randy McDonough received the 2019 NARD Ownership Award; CPESN New Jersey Luminary Ghada Abukuwaik received the 2019 NCPA Innovation Center Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award; and CPESN Ohio Luminary Katie Westgerdes received the 2019 Outstan…

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Moore Featured in Chain Drug Review

Saturday, November 2, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Steve Moore and owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, New York was honored with 2019 Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacist of the Year award from NCPA. Click here to see the full announcement.

CPESN Iowa Luminary McDonough Receives NARD Ownership Award

Friday, November 1, 2019 4:00 PM

 

CPESN USA and CPESN Iowa Luminary Randy McDonough has received this year’s NARD Ownership Award from the National Community Pharmacists Association Foundation. Click here to see the announcement.

Troy Medicare Enlists CPESN Pharmacies for Locally-Provided Clinical Services

Friday, November 1, 2019 11:00 AM

Troy Medicare has partnered with CPESN USA to enable community pharmacies in Troy Medicare’s network to receive payment for providing clinical services that improve member health and reduce costs. To read today's announcement, click here.

CPESN Ohio Luminary Westgerdes Named Outstanding Faculty Liaison

Thursday, October 31, 2019 12:00 PM

 

CPESN Ohio Luminary Katie Westgerdes was named Outstanding Faculty Liaison of the Year by the NCPA Foundation. Click here to see the announcement.

 

 

CPESN NJ Luminary Abukuwaik Named Outstanding Adherence Practitioner

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 11:30 AM

 

CPESN New Jersey Luminary Ghada Abukuwaik was the recipient of the NCPA Innovation Center’s Outstanding Adherence Practitioner Award. Click here to see the full announcement.

Croce Wins 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year Award

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 12:00 PM

 

CPESN USA announced the winner of the 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year Award. John Croce, B.S. Pharm., pharmacist and co-owner of Four Corners Pharmacy in Delmar, New York, and lead luminary for CPESN Upstate NY and CPESN New York, is the winner of the annual award sponsored by Upsher-Smith.  Click here for the press release.

Staci Hubert Named 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year Finalist

Friday, October 25, 2019 8:30 AM

 

Unwavering optimism and a strong belief in the brilliance of her local network pharmacies continue push pharmacy owner and network luminary, Staci Hubert, to take on the challenge of leading her CPESN Network: Nebraska Enhanced Services Pharmacies. Click here to read more about the 2019 CPESN Luminary of the Year Finalist.

Alison Haas Named 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year Finalist

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 8:30 AM

 

When discussing her selection as a finalist for the 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year award, Alison Haas is unpretentious and deflects much of her network’s early success to a “team effort” that wouldn’t have been possible without each of her fellow luminaries. While that is undoubtedly true, the CPESN Ohio luminaries insist that …

CPESN USA Featured in NYCPS September Newsletter

Monday, October 21, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN USA was featured in the September 2019 newsletter for the New York City Pharmacists Society, an affiliate of the Pharmacists Society of the State of New York. Click here to read the entire article.

John Croce Named 2019 CPESN Luminary of the Year Finalist

Monday, October 21, 2019 8:30 AM

 

John Croce is the first back-to-back CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year finalist. In 2019, he received the most award nominations of any CPESN luminary, by a wide margin. John is the lead facilitator and lead luminary for CPESN Upstate NY. Click here to read more about the 2019 CPESN Luminary of the Year Finalist.

Mutual CPESN Awarded Practice Transformation Grant for Better Pharmacy Care in North Carolina

Friday, October 4, 2019 12:00 PM

Mutual CPESN, the CPESN Network in North Carolina, announced their selection for a practice transformation grant through Flip the Pharmacy. Click here to read the full announcement.

CPESN USA and Azova Announcement Featured on Drug Store News Website

Friday, September 13, 2019 4:30 PM

The announcement regarding Azova's participation in the CPESN Directory Services Program and the launch of the CPESN Digital Health Marketplace was covered by Drug Store News and Sandra Levy. Click here to see the online article.

AZOVA® and CPESN® USA Announce Directory Services Program and the Launch of CPESN Digital Health Marketplace

Friday, September 13, 2019 12:00 PM

Azova is the first technology solutions vendor to participate in the CPESN Directory Services Program. You can access it here: https://www.cpesn.com/finder. Additionally, CPESN USA and Azova have launched the CPESN Digital Health marketplace. Click here to read the announcement's press release.

CPESN USA Announces Finalists for 2019 Luminary-of-the-Year Award

Thursday, September 12, 2019 4:00 PM

CPESN USA has announced the finalists for the 2019 CPESN Luminary-of-the-Year Award, sponsored by Upsher-Smith. Nominations from across America were received and reviewed by a team of national luminaries. Finalists were selected based on efforts and results in developing a local CPESN Network, such as engaging local payers and achiev…

CPESN Networks Featured in Drug Store News Article

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 4:00 PM

CPESN Networks were featured in a recent article by Sandra Levy in Drug Store News entitled, "State of the Industry: Pharmacy Navigates Choppy Waters." To read the full article, click here.

Arkansas CPESN Network Facilitator Vinson Featured in Arkansas Business

Monday, September 9, 2019 8:00 AM

Arkansas CPESN network facilitator John Vinson was recently promoted to executive vice president and CEO of the Arkansas Pharmacists Association and featured in a recent edition of Arkansas Business.

 

The Community Pharmacy Foundation Announces Flip the Pharmacy Practice Transformation Teams

Thursday, September 5, 2019 12:00 PM

The Community Pharmacy Foundation (CPF) today announced the twenty (20) Practice Transformation Teams chosen to participate in the first cohort of the multi-year Flip the Pharmacy program. Flip the Pharmacy aims to transform community-based pharmacies away from point-in-time, prescription-level care processes and business models to l…

Academia-CPESN Transformation Project Featured

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 10:00 AM

The ACT (Academia-CPESN Transformation) Pharmacy Collaborative -- along with Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network (PPCN) network facilitators, Melissa McGivney and Stephanie McGrath along with diplomats Joni Carroll and Kim Coley -- were featured in the electronic newsletter for the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. Click…

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Moore Featured in Strictly Business

Monday, August 26, 2019 8:15 AM

Steve Moore, luminary with CPESN Upstate NY and owner of Condo Pharmacy in Plattsburgh, New York, was featured in the August issue of Strictly Business and on the SBMonthly.com website. Click here to read the whole article.

CPESN Maryland Luminaries Featured in Pharmacy Times

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 2:00 PM

Dixie and Neil Leikatch, both CPESN Maryland luminaries and owners of three pharmacies in Maryland, were recently featured in the Pharmacy Times article, "Husband-and-Wife Team Are Dynamic Pharmacist Duo." Click here to ready the online article.

CPESN® South Carolina and University of South Carolina Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior Collaborate to Improve Outcomes for Community Pharmacy Patients

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:00 PM

CPESN South Carolina joins forces with the University of South Carolina Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior. Click here to see the full press release.

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Croce Featured in Albany Newsletter

Monday, August 12, 2019 8:00 AM

CPESN Networks and CPESN Update NY luminary John Croce were featured in the summer edition of the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences newsletter, Experiential Express. Click here to read the the article (scroll to the top of page 2).

RxSelect CPESN Luminary Wolff Featured in America's Pharmacist

Friday, August 9, 2019 8:30 AM

RxSelect CPESN luminary Travis Wolff was featured in the August edition of America's Pharmacist. In the article entitled, "Coaching Them Up" Wolff, the owner of Med-World Pharmacy in Sapulpa, Oklahoma and Apothecary Pharmacy in Mounds, Oklahoma, shares his passion for employee engagement and culture building. Click here to read the a…

CPESN Networks Featured in the Latest QCompass Podcast

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 10:00 AM

CPESN Director of Marketing & Communications, Jay Williams, was the featured guest for the latest edition of the QCompass Podcast. Click here to listen in: http://qcompass.libsyn.com. Recently, Williams was one of the featured speakers at the QS/1 Customer Conference in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

CPESN Networks Featured in Drug Store News Article

Sunday, August 4, 2019 9:00 AM

CPESN Networks were singled out as one of three pieces of "good news" in a Drug Store News article by Bruce Kneeland. In his article, "The (I)s Have It" Kneeland outlines three categories where pharmacies can find good news. Click here to read it.

CPESN Colorado Luminary Einhellig Wins NASPA Innovation Award

Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:00 AM

Vicki Einhellig, CEO of Colorado-based Good Day Pharmacy and luminary with CPESN Colorado, was the recipient of the 2019 NASPA Excellence in Innovation Award. The presentation was held during the Colorado Pharmacists Society annual meeting in Blackhawk, Colorado. Click here to see the full press release and here to see KLKN-TV's cove…

Drug Topics Covers Flip the Pharmacy

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 12:00 PM

Drug Topics recently highlighted CPESN USA's partnership with the Community Pharmacy Foundation to Flip the Pharmacy and transform community pharmacy practice in America. Click here to read the full article.

Pharmacists from RxSelect CPESN Dominate Oklahoma Pharmacist Association Awards

Monday, July 29, 2019 10:00 AM

The Oklahoma Pharmacist Association recognized several RxSelect CPESN leaders during the presentation of its 2019 Excellence Awards. The Bowl of Hygeia Award was presented to John M. Crumly (pictured with his wife, Chantel). John is the Chief Executive Officer of Pharmacy Providers of Oklahoma and Pharmacist Diplomat for RxSelect CPE…

CPESN® New York Forms Limited Liability Corporation

Friday, July 26, 2019 10:00 AM

CPESN USA announced today that its three networks in New York state have formed a limited liability corporation. The networks – CPESN® of Western New York, CPESN® of Upstate New York, and CPESN® of New York City – have unified their efforts and now represent over 150 high-performing, community-based pharmacies throughout the state th…

CPESN Kentucky Luminary Miller Wins 2019 Kentucky Pharmacist of the Year Award

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN Kentucky luminary Paula Ruwe Miller, pharmacist and owner of Ruwe Family Pharmacy in Northern Kentucky, was named 2019 Kentucky Pharmacist of the Year by the Kentucky Pharmacists Association. Paula (pictured with her family) won the award during the 141st KPhA Meeting & Convention held in Lexington.

CPESN Florida Luminaries Dorval, Larson Win Awards

Monday, July 22, 2019 3:45 PM

CPESN Florida Luminaries claimed two honors during Florida Pharmacy Association's 129th Annual Meeting and Convention at the Marriott Harbor Beach in Ft. Lauderdale. CPESN Florida luminary Erin Dorval with Atlantis Pharmacy (pictured) received the 2019 Jean Lamerti Mentorship Award. And, CPESN Florida luminary Eric Larson with Prescr…

Trygstad Pens Editor's Note in Pharmacy Times

Saturday, July 20, 2019 4:00 PM

Pharmacy Times editor Troy Trygstad penned an editor's note for the magazine entitled, "It is Time to Go to Bat for Community Pharmacies." Check it out here.

PPCN Included in Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health Magazine

Monday, July 15, 2019 12:00 PM

Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network was included in the Summer 2019 issue of Pennsylvania Rural Health the newsletter from the Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health. Click here to read the article.

AmerisourceBergen's Houston Emphasizes CPESN Networks During Chain Drug Review Roundtable

Sunday, July 14, 2019 8:00 AM

AmerisourceBergen Vice President Program Development & Market Intelligence, Phyllis Houston, shared the importance of CPESN Networks in a recent roundtable hosted by Chain Drug Review. Houston said, "AmerisourceBergen continues to look for ways to enhance its business-optimizing services and give pharmacists more time to focus on…

CPESN Director Branham Featured in Missouri Pharmacist

Monday, July 1, 2019 2:00 PM

CPESN Director of Network Development, Ashley Branham, was featured in the June edition of Missouri Pharmacist magazine. Read her article entitled, CPESN Networks are Delivering and Documenting Value-based Care... and Working Directly with Medical-side Payers" by clicking below.

 

Community Pharmacy Foundation and CPESN® USA Announce Partnership to “Flip the Pharmacy”

Thursday, June 27, 2019 4:00 PM

The Community Pharmacy Foundation and CPESN® USA Announce a 5-year Partnership to “Flip the Pharmacy” and Transform Community-based Pharmacy Practice. To read the full press release about this exciting announcement for community-based pharmacies across America, click here.

 

CPESN Wyoming Leaders Featured in Elements Magazine

Friday, June 21, 2019 1:30 PM

CPESN Wyoming luminaries Scot & Amy Schmidt were featured in the June 2019 issue of Elements magazine. The networks leaders were the focus of an article called, "This Pharmacy Duo Is Leading Community Pharmacies Into the Future: Scot and Amy Schmidt are moving the needle toward a new pharmacy payment model based on the value of p…

CPESN Luminaries and Leaders Participate in Summer Trade Show CE Curriculum

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 12:00 PM

CPESN USA leaders and local network luminaries will be participating in the continuing education programs for many of the summer trade shows. Here are just a few of the programs held this summer:

 

 

 

CPESN Leaders Featured in America's Pharmacist Article on Care Planning

Thursday, June 13, 2019 12:00 PM

Care planning and the Pharmacist eCare Plan were featured in the June 2019 edition of America's Pharmacist with an article entitled, "Planning Patient Care: From Sticky Notes to Pharmacy Software Systems" by CPESN USA pharmacists Cody Clifton, PharmD, Hugh Heldenbrand, PharmD, and Kim Roberts, PharmD. Click here to read the full arti…

CPESN Pharmacies Selected for 3 "Innovation" Awards from Health Mart

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 8:00 AM

Three CPESN pharmacies have been recognized by Health Mart as top-performing pharmacies providing exceptional patient care, operational innovation and community commitment. CPESN Colorado's Buena Vista Drug in Buena Vista, Colorado won the Health Mart Clinical Innovation Award. CPESN Ohio's Toledo Family Pharmacy in Toledo, Ohio won …

CPESN Featured in PioneerRx Connect Show Booklet, Exhibiting During Conference

Friday, May 31, 2019 9:00 AM

CPESN Networks is exhibiting at the 2019 PioneerRx Connect conference held May 30 through June 1, 2019 at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando. Look for luminaries Alison Haas and Joe Moose at the CPESN display outside of the Osceola Ballroom. Pictured: CPESN advertisement featured in the PioneerRx Connect show booklet.

CPESN Networks Mentioned in Center for Health Care Strategies Article

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 3:30 PM

CPESN Networks were mentioned in a May 2019 article by author Jim Lloyd entitled, "Opportunities to Advance Complex Care in Rural and Frontier Areas". Click here to read the entire brief, which can be found the Center for Health Care Strategies website.

CPESN Pharmacies Making an Impact with their Patients through Community Health Workers

Friday, May 24, 2019 10:00 AM

Two CPESN pharmacies in Missouri were featured in an article in the Standard Democrat (and online on Standard-Democrat.com) through their use of Community Health Workers. Click here to read the full article.

 

CPESN Pharmacies and local CPESN network leadership can access the educational modules on Community Health Workers by visit…

Troy Medicare, a Medicare Advantage startup, Launches in North Carolina and is Featured in Med City News

Monday, May 20, 2019 10:00 AM

Troy Medicare was featured in a May 2019 article in Med City News. In the article entitled, "Troy Medicare is launching a North Carolina MA plan with pharmacists at its center," The Medicare Advantage startup said that they plan to leverage CPESN pharmacists to help deliver care and manage the chronic conditions of seniors. CPESN net…

Townsend Pharmacy Wins Community Pharmacy Innovation in Quality Award

Friday, May 17, 2019 9:00 AM

Congratulations to Townsend Pharmacy, an active CPESN Iowa and CPESN USA participating pharmacy, for being selected for the 2019 Community Pharmacy Innovation in Quality award! Townsend was selected for its total transformation from a traditional dispensing pharmacy to a practice focused on patient therapeutic outcomes through medica…

CPESN USA Featured in Drug Store News Article

Monday, May 13, 2019 11:00 AM

CPESN USA was featured in a recent article in Drug Store News entitled, "The World Speaks: Networking to Have Pharmacy's Value Recognized." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN New Jersey Luminary Wins Award from Local Chamber

Friday, May 3, 2019 10:00 AM

CPESN New Jersey luminary Vic Sood, Owner of Home Drugs in Asbury Park, was awarded the Kenneth T. Roth Landmark Business Award by the Asbury Park Chamber of Commerce. Click here to see the announcement.

CPESN Luminaries Featured in NCPA qAM Newsletter

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 10:30 AM

CPESN South Carolina luminary Deborah Bowers was featured in this week's NCPA qAM Newsletter. Several CPESN luminaries have been featured over the past several weeks. Click here to check them out.

 

 

CPESN Leaders Featured in Texas Pharmacy Magazine Article

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 9:00 AM

CPESN USA Directors Ashley Branham and Jay Williams co-authored an article featured in the recently released Spring 2019 edition Texas Pharmacy Magazine. Check it out!

 

CPESN Texas Luminary Pens Article Featured in TPA Magazine

Monday, April 29, 2019 9:30 AM

CPESN Texas Lead Luminary, Ben McNabb, was featured in the Spring 2019 edition of Texas Pharmacy, the quarterly magazine of the Texas Pharmacists Association. In his article entitled, "Leading the Charge," McNabb shares his perspectives being the only pharmacist appointed to the Texas Health & Human Services Commission's Value-Ba…

CPESN USA's Virtual Expo Booth Now Online

Thursday, April 25, 2019 4:00 PM

Thanks to the generosity of the NCPA Innovation Center, CPESN USA now has a virtual booth in the Elevate Pharmacy Summit exhibitor hall. Click here to try it out!

  

 

CPESN Wisconsin Luminary Zaibak Featured in Milwaukee Fox 6 News

Thursday, April 25, 2019 8:00 AM

CPESN Wisconsin Luminary Hashim Zaibak was recently featured on Milwaukee Fox 6 News and the news station's website. In the story, "Local pharmacy taps into new tech ensuring patients have easy convenient way to get their meds" Hashim and his pharmacy Hayat's Pharmacy were highlighted. Click here to see more.

Hoey Continues to Direct Attention to CPESN Networks

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 1:00 PM

National Community Pharmacists Association CEO Doug Hoey continues to emphasize CPESN Networks. In his most recent Executive Update, entitled "Pharmacy is Changing and it's No Time to Watch from the Sidelines", Hoey urges community-based pharmacies to take action. Click here to read the full post.

CPESN Kansas Luminary Caswell in Hays Post Column

Friday, April 19, 2019 4:30 PM

CPESN Kansas luminary Brian Caswell was given a "shout out" by Dr. Roger Marshall, R-Great Bend, in his column for the Hays Post (Hays, Kansas).  Click here to read the entire article.

RxSelect CPESN Featured in Elements Magazine Article

Monday, April 15, 2019 10:00 AM

RxSelect CPESN was featured in March 15th article in Elements Magazine entitled, "A New Weight Management Program Helps Pharmacy Patients Lose Pounds." Click here to read the article.

CPESN Networks Featured in WSPC Newsroom Post

Friday, April 12, 2019 4:00 PM

CPESN Networks and CPESN Alaska luminary Dirk White were featured in the Western States Pharmacy Cooperative Newsroom blog post. Click here to read whole article, entitled, "CPESN Helps WSPC Members Improve Health Outcomes and Decrease Costs."

CPESN Florida Featured on Cover of Florida Pharmacy Today

Monday, April 8, 2019 7:00 AM

CPESN Florida was featured on the cover of March 2019 issue of Florida Pharmacy Today magazine, which included an article by Florida luminaries Kim Jones and Laura Rhodes entitled, "Clinical Opportunities for Community Pharmacies through CPESN Florida". Click here to read the article.

NCPA Continues to Expand Opportunities to Participate in an Enhanced Services Boot Camp

Friday, March 29, 2019 7:00 AM

NCPA recently announced additional Enhanced Services Boot Camps hosted by community pharmacy owners who have successfully implemented enhanced medication services in their pharmacy. If you haven't participated in an Enhanced Services Boot Camp, reserve your spot at one of these upcoming sessions:

 

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Barnes Featured in Georgia AIP Newsletter

Thursday, March 28, 2019 10:00 AM

CPESN Georgia Lead Luminary Charlie Barnes was featured in the February/March issue of the Georgia Academy of Independent Pharmacy newsletter.