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Oct 1, 2015

Ways to Celebrate APhM In Your Practice

Inform, Engage, Inspire There are more ways to celebrate American Pharmacists Month than there are days in October. You just need to figure out what works best for your pharmacy. APhA put together the following ideas to help inspire you. Some work anywhere, while others are best suited for specific settings. Remember, pick quality over quantity: Your events should be memorable for everyone involved. Ideas for Pharmacists in All Settings Make Time for Face Time: Schedule special events where

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Sep 30, 2015

NCPA Launches Clinical Community Pharmacist Video CE Series

The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today launched a five-part continuing education video series that examines how community pharmacies can rethink their pharmacy practices to reflect changing health care models and ultimately improve care for their patients. The videos, produced by NCPA and sponsored by H. D. Smith, explore topics such as the role of technology in patient care, marketing, and new models of payment such as population health management programs. “Pharmacy is changing and the shift toward quality

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Sep 21, 2015

H. D. Smith announces passing of founder and chairman emeritus, Henry Dale Smith Sr.

Visionary healthcare pioneer, committed pharmacist, and dedicated family man passes at age 87 H. D. Smith, the largest independent wholesaler in the U.S., today announced that Henry Dale Smith Sr., the company’s founder and chairman emeritus, passed away at age 87 in Springfield, surrounded by family and loved ones. “The entire H. D. Smith family is deeply saddened by the loss of our founder and a pioneer in healthcare distribution, Henry Dale Smith,” said Henry Dale Smith

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Aug 5, 2015

H. D. Smith Recognizes 2015 Trading Partners of the Year

H. D. Smith, among the nation’s largest pharmaceutical wholesalers, today announced the winners of its annual Trading Partners of the Year award, honoring select pharmaceutical and health products manufacturers who collaborate actively to grow the industry and advance patient care. Each award category recognizes two winners, based on criteria including trade volume, trade policies and overall sales, for excellence across each key H. D. Smith product area. This year’s Trading Partners of the Year are: Brand

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Mar 10, 2015

H. D. Smith is first wholesaler to offer CSOS ordering on mobile

H. D. Smith was named a finalist for HDMA's Distribution Management Award for its innovative mobile controlled substance ordering system (CSOS). This addition to the company’s online ordering system is the first of its kind offered by a U.S. wholesaler, and will be rolled out to customers nationwide soon.

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Dec 9, 2014

H. D. Smith announces new VP of corporate compliance

Tracey Hernandez has joined H. D. Smith as vice president corporate regulatory compliance. In this role, Hernandez will be responsible for corporate security, regulatory compliance and anti-diversion programs, and for providing support to supply chain management by working with confidential corporate information.

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