David Vaczek

David
Vaczek
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DEALING WITH RX CARDS 
The supermarket pharmacy world was jolted this spring when the Medicare prescription discount cards were launched.Confusion about the dozens of card offerings,
REVISIONS LIKELY FOR MEDICARE DRUG PLAN 
WASHINGTON -- While this week's election is unlikely to have a significant impact on the Medicare drug benefit, lawmaker and consumer concern over retiree
REVISIONS LIKELY FOR MEDICARE DRUG PLAN 
WASHINGTON -- While this week's election is unlikely to have a significant impact on the Medicare drug benefit, lawmaker and consumer concern over retiree
RELATIONSHIP COUNSELING 
Can a pharmacy relate to selling pickles, wine and doughnuts?The question demonstrates the critical role diet plays in preventing and controlling many
HELP THE MEDICINE GO DOWN 
Supermarket pharmacists, in common with their counterparts in other community pharmacy settings, are involved every day in promoting the correct use of
RX FOR GROWTH 
Supermarket pharmacies are grabbing the convenience-minded prescription patient.This is the good news as the Food Marketing Institute holds its 10th Annual
WEIGHING DIETS 
Shoppers' concerns over nutrition and weight-loss have forced supermarkets to reassess traditional diet segments, appetite suppressants and meal replacements,
FORTUNE TELLING 
For prognosticators looking into the future of over-the-counter switches for prescription drugs, the climate appears positive and the sun is shining on
PHARMACISTS EXPANDING ROLE IN DIABETES CARE 
Supermarket pharmacists with training in diabetes care are making a difference.Pharmacists with elevated skills are meeting a large demand for diabetes
NEWS & SOLUTIONS 
Newly released prescription to over-the-counter medications are producing big profits in most supermarkets' health and beauty care departments. New releases
SWITCHING ATTITUDES 
Retailers are sharpening their distribution and marketing programs in response to the rapid market entry of drugs that have gone from prescription to
NETWORKING 
supermarket pharmacy special reportSupermarket pharmacies are building bridges to managed health care providers.Leading grocery chains are re-engineering
RETAILERS ACT TO MAINTAIN GENERIC DRUG PROFIT MARGIN 
Supermarket pharmacies are acting aggressively to preserve the most profitable part of their prescription business -- generic drugs.In attempting to maintain
GENERICS PRICES: OUTLOOK STABLE 
The era of rampant price-cutting in generics is ending.In the wave of consolidation among brand and generics companies that continued in 1995, many of
OVER-THE-COUNTER TRANSACTIONS 
The launch of Procter-Syntex's Aleve last year illustrates what can be achieved when a supermarket pharmacy works in harmony with the health and beauty
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