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NYCPS President Plugs CPESN Networks in Newsletter

Thursday, January 14, 2021 8:00 AM

 

New York City Pharmacists Society President Ilana Aminov, Owner of Drug Mart, gave a shout out to CPESN Networks in her monthly address to New York City pharmacists. Click the here to see her message (second page).

CPESN Luminary Chris Antypas Interviewed by Local TV News

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 4:00 PM

Chris Antypas, co-owner of Asti's South Hills Pharmacy and luminary with Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, the CPESN network in Pennsylvania, was interviewed by KDKA CBS-2 TV in Pittsburgh. Click here to view the entire interview.

CPESN Luminary Chris Antypas Interviewed by Local TV News

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 12:00 PM

CPESN NYC luminary Roger Paganelli, co-owner of Mt. Carmel Pharmacy in the Bronx, was featured in a Spectrum NY1 television news story entitled, "Pharmacists Want to Help Administer COVID Vaccine." Click here for the story.

CPESN Pharmacy Receives COVID-19 Vaccine; Featured on Local News

Monday, January 11, 2021 9:00 AM

St. Mary Pharmacy, a CPESN pharmacy in Clearfield, Pennsylvania received their first shipment of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and was featured on its local television news: WTAJ-TV. Click here for the coverage.

CPESN West Virginia Leaders Featured on NPR

Friday, January 8, 2021 2:00 PM

CPESN West Virginia leaders Gretchen Garofoli and Krista Capehart were featured in NPR sharing their successful rollout of COVID vaccines by distributing its vaccine supply via small, independent pharmacies, not large chains. Click here for the coverage.

CPESN Texas Luminary Hoffart Featured on CBS This Morning

Tuesday, January 5, 2021 8:00 AM

CPESN Texas luminary Steve Hoffart, owner of Magnolia Pharmacy in Magnolia, Texas was featured during the CBS This Morning national news. Click here to see the coverage entitled, "How small pharmacies are playing a big role in COVID vaccine distribution in rural towns."

Dobson Recognized with CCME T. Reginald Harris Outstanding Achievement Award

Monday, January 4, 2021 8:00 AM

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L. Allen Dobson, MD, member manager of the CPESN USA Board of Managers, was awarded the Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence (CCME) 2020 T. Reginald Harris Memorial Award in recognition for his outstanding achievements in health care quality and service to the medical community. Click here to see the announcement.

NCPA's Hoey Featured in Media Planet Article

Saturday, January 2, 2021 8:00 AM

NCPA CEO Doug Hoey, member manager of the CPESN USA Board of Managers, was recently quoted in a Media Planet article entitled, "Pharmacists, the Unsung Heroes of the Pandemic - Future of Personal Health." Click here to read the article, which was included in a special insert in USA Today.

CPESN USA Director Clifton Interviewed by Drug Topics

Friday, January 1, 2021 12:00 PM

CPESN USA director of practice transformation and clinical programs, Cody Clifton, PharmD, was featured in a two-part interview for Drug Topics entitled, "How Integrated Community Pharmacy Networks Enhance Patient Care." Click here for part one.

CPESN Wisconsin Luminary Farrell Featured in NBC 15 News

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN Wisconsin lead luminary Michelle Farrell, owner of Boscobel Pharmacy in Boscobel, Wisconsin, was interviewed for a NBC 15 news story on rural pharmacies vital role in COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Click here for the coverage.

Mutual CPESN Pharmacy Owner Munroe Featured in ABC 13 News Story

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 9:30 AM

Mutual CPESN pharmacist Jonna Munroe, owner of HealthRidge Pharmacy in Black Mountain, North Carolina, was featured in ABC 13 television news coverage of Buncombe County first responders receiving COVID-19 vaccinations. Click here for the story.

 

(Munroe is pictured throughout the story, but you can see her best at :50 to :52 and1…

CPESN NYC Pharmacy Featured in NBC New York TV News

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 8:00 AM

Pharmacy owner Armand Paganelli and Mount Carmel Pharmacy with CPESN NYC were featured on NBC News New York Evening News. Click here for the news broadcast. (Coverage begins at 3:59 and runs to 4:32)

CPESN Wisconsin Pharmacy Owner Interviewed by NBC 15

Monday, December 28, 2020 4:30 PM

Thad Schumacher, pharmacist and owner of Fitchburg Family Pharmacy in Fitchburg, Wisconsin was interviewed by NBC 15 in their story on the pitfalls of receiving prescription drugs through the mail. Click here for the coverage. Fitchburg Family Pharmacy is an active participant in CPESN Wisconsin.

Norland Avenue Pharmacy Feature in Drug Topics

Monday, December 28, 2020 12:00 PM

Pharmacist Ashli Yoder and Norland Avenue Pharmacy, a Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network pharmacy in Chambersburg, were featured in a recent article in Drug Topics. Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Pharmacy Featured in University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy Story

Monday, December 28, 2020 8:00 AM

Pharmacy owner Jamie Latko with Niagara Apothecary, a CPESN Western New York pharmacy in Buffalo, was featured in a University of Buffalo School of Pharmacy article, entitled "Point-of-care testing model keeps schools open and communities safe." Click here to read the full article.

CPESN Upstate NY Luminary Jalal, Two Pharmacies, Featured in Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Monday, December 21, 2020 3:00 PM

CPESN Upstate NY luminary Zarina Jalal was quoted and CPESN Upstate NY pharmacies Lincoln Pharmacy and Central Avenue Pharmacy were featured in a recent article in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise, entitled, "Independent pharmacies expanding access to fast COVID tests." Click here to read the full story.

CPESN Alaska Pharmacy Pictured in New York Times

Monday, December 21, 2020 8:00 AM

 

Pharmacist Kalli Kline with Island Pharmacy in Ketchikan, Alaska -- a CPESN Alaska participating pharmacy -- was pictured in the Ketchikan Daily News. Click here to see. The photo was picked up by the New York Times and featured there.

CPESN Iowa Leaders Quoted in Iowa Capital Dispatch Article

Friday, December 18, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN Iowa luminary Cheri Schmit and executive director Lindsey Ludwig were quoted throughout an article in the Iowa Capital Dispatch entitled, "Local pharmacies question if Walgreens, CVS, have staff power to vaccinate nursing homes." Click here to read the article.

CPESN West Virginia Leaders in the News

Friday, December 18, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN West Virginia network leaders Krista Capehart and Gretchen Garofoli were featured providing COVID-19 vaccinations. Capehart immunized West Virginia governor Jim Justice during his state-wide briefing. Click here to view the coverage (skip to 11:55 to 13:30 to see Capehart in action). Garofoli was videoed by WDTV immunizing pati…

CPESN USA's Clifton, Flip the Pharmacy Featured in Pharmacy Today

Thursday, December 17, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN USA director of practice transformation and clinical programs, Cody Clifton, and the Flip the Pharmacy program were featured in a recent article in Pharmacy Today by Loren Bonner entitled, "Flip the Pharmacy program enters its second year." Click here to read the article.

CPESN NYC Pharmacy Featured in News 12 News Coverage

Thursday, December 17, 2020 2:30 PM

Pilgrim Pharmacy in the New York City, a participant in CPESN NYC, was featured in the News 12 story, "Bronx Pharmacy Offering COVID-19 Testing." Pilgrim Pharmacy owner Ray Macioci was featured. Click here to watch.

CPESN WNY Pharmacy Featured in WBEN News Story

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 7:30 AM

Brighton Eggert Pharmacy, a member of CPESN WNY (Western New York), was featured in a local story by WBEN News and radio.com. Brighton Eggert Pharmacy owner Don Arthur was quoted throughout the article entitled, "WNY pharmacy ramping up testing abilities amid increased demand." Click here to check it out.

CPESN Pharmacists Featured in America's Pharmacist

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 2:30 PM

CPESN pharmacists and pharmacy owners were featured in a December 2020 article on NCPA Convention Awards in America's Pharmacist. CPESN awardees included:

 

CPESN USA and Mutual CPESN luminary Amina Abubakar, owner of RxClinic Pharmacy in Charlotte, was named the 2020 NCPA Willard B. Simmons Pharmacist of the Year.

 

Nasir Mahmoo…

Flip the Pharmacy Announces Pharmacy Recognition Program

Monday, December 14, 2020 12:00 PM

Flip the Pharmacy, the five-year pharmacy transformation program aiming to re-work community-based pharmacy practice beyond filling prescriptions and toward an ongoing focus on a patient's health, announced a pharmacy recognition program. Over 900 CPESN pharmacies are participating in Flip the Pharmacy. For more information, click he…

CPESN Iowa, Flip the Pharmacy Featured in University of Iowa College of Pharmacy News Story

Friday, December 11, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN USA and CPESN Iowa luminary Randy McDonough (Director of Practice Transformation for the Flip the Pharmacy program) and Flip the Pharmacy coach Stevie Veach were quoted in the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy news post entitled, "Second Year of Flip the Pharmacy to Include COVID-19 Vaccines." Click here to read.

CPESN NY Pharmacies access COVID-10 testing through Prescryptive & State of New York

Thursday, December 10, 2020 2:00 PM

CPESN NY is proud to announce that all CPESN NY pharmacies have access to COVID-19 testing, through a partnership with Prescryptive and the State of New York. The State of New York recently announced the partnership. To learn more about the program, please click here.

 

A similar opportunity will be available to CPESN pharmacies ou…

CPESN Luminary Antypas Featured in America's Pharmacist

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 11:30 AM

 

Chris Antypas, co-owner of Asti's South Hills Pharmacy and luminary for Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network (the CPESN network in the state), was featured in the December issue of America's Pharmacist.

CPESN Iowa Luminary Schmit and Facilitator Ludwig Quoted in Bloomberg News

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 9:00 AM

CPESN Iowa luminary Cheri Schmit and Network Facilitator Lindsey Ludwig were quoted in a recent article in Bloomberg News about providing COVID-19 vaccines in long term care facilities entitled, "CVS, Walgreens Seek Pharmacists on the Eve of Vaccination Rush." Click here for the full article.

Norland Avenue Pharmacy Featured by Flip the Pharmacy

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 8:00 AM

Norland Avenue Pharmacy and their pharmacists, Deb Page and Ashli Yoder, were featured in a recent story by the Flip the Pharmacy program. Norland Avenue Pharmacy participates in the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, the CPESN Network in the state. Click here to read the story.

CPESN Pharmacists and Leaders Recognized By Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 7:00 AM

CPESN pharmacists, pharmacy owners, and leaders were recently recognized with a number of awards by the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA). Most notably, Gerry O'Hare, BSPharm, owner of Jeffrey's Drug Store in Canonsburg was awarded the 2020 PPA Bowl of Hygeia award. Click here to see the announcement.

 

Additionally, PPA r…

CPESN Network Leader McGrath Named PPA Pharmacist of the Year

Monday, November 23, 2020 2:00 PM

 

Stephanie McGrath, the Executive Director of Network Operations for the Pennsylvania Pharmacist Care Network (the CPESN Network in Pennsylvania) was recently named the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association 2020 Pharmacist of the Year. Click here to read more.

CPESN Networks Discussed in Recent Podcast from Drug Topics

Monday, November 16, 2020 3:00 PM

CPESN Networks was a key topic during a recent Over the Counter podcast from Drug Topics. NCPA CEO Doug Hoey and Good Neighbor Pharmacy Brian Nightengale shared their perspectives on 2021 opportunities and headwinds. Click here to listen.

CPESN USA Named Federal Pharmacy Partner for the CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Program

Thursday, November 12, 2020 5:00 PM

Click here for the full press release.

CPESN USA Featured in ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist Article

Friday, November 6, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN USA was featured in the September/October 2020 edition of ComputerTalk for the Pharmacist in the second part of Bruce Kneeland's article entitled, "Six Things Every Pharmacist Should Know About CPESN USA Networks." Click here to check it out!

CPESN Networks Mention in Pharmacy Times Article

Friday, November 6, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Networks was recently mentioned in a Pharmacy Times article entitled, "NCPA's 2020 Digest Report Highlights Critical Role of Independent Community Pharmacies." Click here for the full article.

CPESN South Carolina Pharmacy Owner Featured in America's Pharmacist

Thursday, November 5, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN South Carolina pharmacy owner Walter Hughes, owner of Sadler Hughes Apothecary in Clinton, South Carolina, was recently featured in the November 2020 issue of America's Pharmacist.

 

 

CPESN USA Luminary Abubakar Featured in 69 WFMZ-TV News Story

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 4:00 PM

CPESN USA luminary Amina Abubakar, owner of RxClinic Pharmacy in Charlotte was recently featured in a WFMZ-TV News Story as the winner of the 2020 NCPA Willard B. Simmons Independent Pharmacist of the Year Award. Click here for the coverage.

CPESN Idaho Pharmacies Featured

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN Idaho was featured in an Idaho State Journal story entitled, Idaho State University College of Pharmacy Helps Supply Idaho Pharmacies with Rapid COVID-19 Testing. Click here for the full article.

CPESN Pharmacist Wins 2020 Preceptor of the Year Award

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 8:00 AM

Jonathan Harward, a pharmacist at Josef’s Pharmacy in Raleigh, North Carolina and participating pharmacy in the Mutual CPESN network, was named 2020 NCPA Foundation National Preceptor of the Year. Click here for the announcement.

CPESN Luminary of the Year Hubert Featured in Hometown News

Monday, November 2, 2020 8:30 AM

CPESN Luminary of the Year, Staci Hubert, luminary with CPESN Nebraska (or NESP) and owner of Ashland Pharmacy in Ashland, Nebraska was featured in her hometown news coverage: Ashland Gazette-Wahoo News-Waverly News. Click here for the article.

Arkansas CPESN Pharmacy McCoy-Tygart Drug Wins 2020 Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year Award

Thursday, October 29, 2020 8:00 AM

Arkansas CPESN participating pharmacy wins McCoy-Tygart Drug was the winner of the 2020 Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year award! Click here to see the announcement.

CPESN NYC Pharmacy Owner Parikh Receives NCPA Foundation's NARD Ownership Award

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 12:00 PM

CPESN NYC pharmacist Mayank Parikh, owner of Super Health pharmacies in New York City and New Jersey, received NCPA Foundation’s NARD Ownership Award! Click here for the announcement. Congratulations!

CPESN West Virginia Network Leader Capehart Wins Woman Pharmacist of the Year Award

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN West Virginia network facilitator Krista Capehart was honored with by the Pharmacist Moms Group with the Woman Pharmacist of the Year award. Click here to see the coverage.

CPESN USA Luminary McDonough Wins Next Generation Pharmacist - Patient Care Provider Award

Monday, October 26, 2020 8:00 AM

Randy McDonough, a luminary with CPESN USA & CPESN Iowa and co-owner of Towncrest Pharmacy, was the winner of the 2020 Next Generation Pharmacist® Awards in the Patient Care Provider category. Click here to see all of the winners.

CPESN Luminary Antypas Wins Next Generation Pharmacist- Entrepreneur Award

Friday, October 23, 2020 12:00 PM

Chris Antypas, a luminary with Pennsylvania Pharmacist Care Network and owner of Asti's South Hills Pharmacy, was the winner of the 2020 Next Generation Pharmacist® Awards in the Entrepreneur category. Click here to see all of the winners.

CPESN Upstate NY Pharmacist Mahmood Presented 2020 NCPA Lifetime Achievement Award

Thursday, October 22, 2020 8:00 AM

Nasir Mahmood, owner of Pine Plains Pharmacy and member of CPESN Upstate NY, received the National Community Pharmacists Association’s 2020 Calvin J. Anthony Lifetime Achievement Award. To see the announcement from NCPA, click here.

CPESN USA Luminary Abubakar Wins Coveted NCPA Pharmacist of the Year Award

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:00 AM

CPESN USA and Mutual CPESN luminary Amina Abubakar, owner of RxClinic Pharmacy in Charlotte, was announced as the winner of the 2020 NCPA Willard B. Simmons Pharmacist of the Year. Click here to see the announcement.

Hubert Named 2020 CPESN Luminary of the Year Oct20

Monday, October 19, 2020 8:00 AM

Staci Hubert, PharmD, has been named the 2020 CPESN Luminary of the Year. Hubert is the owner of Ashland Pharmacy in Ashland, Nebraska and lead luminary for CPESN Nebraska, or Nebraska Enhanced Services Pharmacies (NESP) as it is known locally. Click here for the news release.

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.