How We Chose the Best Pharmacy Software
Many pharmacy software companies offer products designed to help pharmacists increase efficiency and ensure customers receive the correct medications. With so many options available, it can be difficult to choose a software package. We evaluated each option based on the availability of pharmacy management features, integrations, and detailed reports.
Good pharmacy software makes it easier to manage inventory, receive prescriptions from healthcare providers, and fill prescriptions correctly. We looked for software packages with a wide variety of pharmacy features, including e-prescribing, inventory management, barcode/label scanning, and prescription management. These features help pharmacy staff comply with relevant regulations and protect the safety of their customers.
For busy pharmacists, the ability to integrate pharmacy software with other productivity tools is essential to boost efficiency and maintain high levels of productivity. We looked for pharmacy software that integrates with as many tools as possible, such as specialty pharmacy systems or software used to verify insurance coverage for prescription medications.
Detailed reports are essential for helping pharmacists make decisions regarding staffing, medication inventories, and business operations. For example, inventory reports help pharmacists understand how fast certain products are selling, ensuring they order more stock at just the right time. We looked for pharmacy software with extensive reporting capabilities.