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BestRx
  • Deployment: Windows
  • Customer service: Phone during business hours
  • Barcode/label scanning
BestRX has a variety of features to help pharmacists carry out their duties. Detailed patient profiles display expired prescriptions, prescriptions due for refills, and prescription transfers, giving pharmacy staff the information they need to ensure patients have the right medications at the right time. Inventory management tools make it easier to track items returned to suppliers, create purchase orders, and update inventory counts; the software also integrates with several inventory management tools. Users have access to a variety of billing and prescribing features, including automated price updates, electronic prescribing, insurance eligibility verification, electronic prior authorization requests, and billing for compound prescriptions.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Fully compatible with the ICD coding system
  • Custom access levels to enhance data security

Cons

  • Only available for Windows

What Customers Are Saying

Reviewers say Rx30's management systems are affordable and provide value by increasing the efficiency of operations. In addition, the simple software is easy to use and has fast processing times. Owners of small pharmacies say that the scalability features in Rx30's software help them compete with larger chains.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • Custom Quote
  • Free Trial/Demo
    Offers Demo
  • Deployment
    Installed - Windows
  • Support Options
    Business Hours
  • E-prescribing
    Yes
Features
  • Deployment: Windows
  • Customer service: Phone during business hours
  • Barcode/label scanning
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Datascan (Winpharm)
  • Deployment: Windows, iPhone/iPad, Android
  • Customer service: Customer support during business hours, online
  • Prescription management
Datascan is designed for hospital pharmacies, retail pharmacies, and medical dispensaries. The software gives users the ability to create detailed care plans, improving patient outcomes and ensuring all staff members are aware of specific health concerns. Datascan also integrates with multiple vendors to speed up the ordering and fulfillment processes, helping pharmacists avoid running out of stock on key items. To help pharmacies maximize their revenue, Datascan can verify eligibility for Medicare and a wide variety of commercial insurance plans; the software also helps coordinate billing among multiple insurance plans, eliminating the need to send manual statements.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Automated reminders to ensure patients get medications on time
  • Built-in dashboard to track medication compliance

Cons

  • Some integrations require an additional fee

What Customers Are Saying

Datascan's customers applaud its friendly help desk, which provides remote guidance and helps troubleshoot technical issues. Reviewers say customer service staff are always pleasant, prompt and knowledgeable about the software. According to customers, Datascan goes the extra mile by incorporating customer feedback into its software to improve the user experience.

Summary

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Datascan (Winpharm)
  • Starting Price
    • Custom Quote
  • Free Trial/Demo
    Offers Demo
  • Deployment
    Installed - Windows
    iPhone / iPad
    Android
  • Support Options
    Business Hours
    Online
  • E-prescribing
    Yes
Features
  • Deployment: Windows, iPhone/iPad, Android
  • Customer service: Customer support during business hours, online
  • Prescription management
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Intelligent Pharmacy Software
  • Deployment: Windows, Mac, web-based, cloud, SaaS, iPhone/iPad, Android
  • Customer service: Phone during business hours, online
  • E-prescribing
Intelligent Pharmacy by SuiteRx has a wide variety of features for inventory management, prescription management, and document management. To help pharmacists better manage their inventories, Intelligent Pharmacy integrates pharmacy systems with vendor systems, reducing the amount of time it takes to place orders. The software also tracks utilization to help pharmacists determine when they need to reorder medications, preventing stock-outs. For specialty pharmacists, Intelligent Pharmacy includes letter templates to make it easier to obtain prior authorizations from insurers. The software also has document management tools, enabling pharmacies to receive electronic prescriptions from healthcare providers.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Auto-fill feature helps patients comply with medication regimens
  • Workflow documentation creates a helpful audit trail

Cons

  • No 24/7 live agent

What Customers Are Saying

Intelligent Pharmacy's software integrates well with other programs, making it easy for users to connect it to payment and automatic telephone systems. Customers also appreciate Intelligent Pharmacy's inventory management system, which helps reduce drug expiration and stock outages.

Summary

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Intelligent Pharmacy Software
  • Starting Price
    • Custom Quote
  • Free Trial/Demo
    Offers Demo
  • Deployment
    Installed - Mac
    Installed - Windows
    Web-Based, Cloud, SaaS
    iPhone / iPad
    Android
  • Support Options
    Business Hours
    Online
  • E-prescribing
    Yes
Features
  • Deployment: Windows, Mac, web-based, cloud, SaaS, iPhone/iPad, Android
  • Customer service: Phone during business hours, online
  • E-prescribing
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Liberty
  • Deployment: Windows, Mac, web-based, cloud, SaaS, iPhone/iPad, Android
  • Customer service: 24/7 (live rep), phone during business hours, online
  • Reports
Liberty pharmacy software is designed to increase patient safety and improve a pharmacy's financial performance. The intuitive user interface reduces the amount of time it takes employees to learn to use the software, increasing productivity, while customizable workflows make it easier for pharmacists to adapt the software to their unique needs. Several tools, including refill management and auto-refill, make it easier for pharmacists to track medication compliance and determine when customers are likely to need refills. Liberty also has built-in bin management, reducing the time it takes staff members to find the right products.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Compounding tool set makes it easier to prepare pharmaceutical compounds
  • Supports multiple vendors for better inventory management

Cons

  • Multi-store management capabilities not included in base package

What Customers Are Saying

While the default Liberty management software is already user-friendly, this company's reviewers value the ability to customize the user interface. In addition, many pharmacists appreciate being able to share information with their customers through the Liberty Mobile app.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • Custom Quote
  • Free Trial/Demo
    Offers Demo
  • Deployment
    Installed - Mac
    Installed - Windows
    Web-Based, Cloud, SaaS
    iPhone / iPad
    Android
  • Support Options
    24/7 (Live Rep)
    Business Hours
    Online
  • E-prescribing
    Yes
Features
  • Deployment: Windows, Mac, web-based, cloud, SaaS, iPhone/iPad, Android
  • Customer service: 24/7 (live rep), phone during business hours, online
  • Reports
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Rx30 Pharmacy System
  • Deployment: Web-based, cloud, SaaS
  • Customer service: Phone during business hours, online
  • Electronic signatures
Rx30 is a centralized pharmacy management system with a combination of clinical and business features. Customizable workflows help pharmacists streamline business processes, increasing efficiency and preventing errors. Point-of-sale features give retail pharmacies the option of accepting payments at drive-through windows or offering curbside pickup, increasing customer convenience. RX30 also offers patient apps, making it easier to send reminders and keep customers engaged, which may increase medication compliance and improve pharmacies' local reputations. Additional features include automated prescription processing, claims management and reconciliation, medication synchronization, and workflow management.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Inventory updates immediately when using point-of-sale features
  • Business tools help with credentialing and compliance

Cons

  • No Mac or Windows installations available

What Customers Are Saying

BestRX has an easy-to-navigate interface that makes it very user-friendly. Those transitioning from other management programs noted that the software was easy to learn and teach to others. Reviewers also appreciated BestRX's range of features, which help streamline processes like scheduling refills and maintaining accurate medication counts.

Summary

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Rx30 Pharmacy System
  • Starting Price
    • Custom Quote
  • Free Trial/Demo
    90 Days Free Trial
    Offers Demo
  • Deployment
    Web-Based, Cloud, SaaS
  • Support Options
    Business Hours
    Online
  • E-prescribing
    Yes
Features
  • Deployment: Web-based, cloud, SaaS
  • Customer service: Phone during business hours, online
  • Electronic signatures

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.

Pharmacy Features

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.

Integrations

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.

Reports

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.