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Chief Customer and Clinical Officer, Linda Schultz

Employee Spotlight: Meet Linda Schultz

It’s not every day that you meet someone like Linda Schultz, our chief customer and clinical officer here at AllazoHealth. Learn all about Linda, including how she started her career, the role she’s in now,…

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PQA 2022 Recap: Key Topics and Takeaways from the Annual Meeting

In May, long-time Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) member AllazoHealth joined healthcare professionals at PQA’s annual meeting. In addition to annual meetings, AllazoHealth has previously joined PQA’s leadership summits with other key individuals from the member…

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Making the Most of DIR Contracts: Where to Invest and Why

Making the Most of DIR Contracts: Where to Invest and Why

Direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) contracts are diverse. However, they share one common feature: the expectation from payers and PBMs that a pharmacy network will increase its performance and strive for a higher percentile rank…

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Patient Intervention: Effective Tactics for Pharmacies, Payers, and Pharma
Optimize Performance-Based Pharmacy Reimbursements

Optimize Performance-Based Pharmacy Reimbursements

Over the last several years, PBMs and other payers have instituted performance-based contracts that leverage direct and indirect remuneration (DIR) fees to alter prescription-level reimbursement. Although each contract can be complex, the burden placed on…

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How a Medication Adherence Program Can Increase Pharmacy Revenue

How a Medication Adherence Program Can Increase Pharmacy Revenue

Pharmacies today face significant challenges, from ever-increasing competition with retailers to  quality performance measures to high costs of care and beyond. Like any business, pharmacies must maintain a healthy revenue stream to remain competitive and…

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Can Pharmacy Interventions Improve Medication Adherence Rates?

Can Pharmacy Interventions Improve Medication Adherence Rates?

If you’re looking for ways to optimize patient medication use, you may find yourself wondering: Can pharmacy interventions improve adherence rates? The short answer is yes. Pharmacy interventions can be incredibly effective in closing gaps in…

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The Importance of Diabetes Medication Adherence

The Importance of Diabetes Medication Adherence

Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. Despite this grim statistic, diabetes medication adherence rates are surprisingly low, especially given that diabetes responds well to treatment. A 2016 study found…

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4 Ways to Optimize Your Retail Pharmacy Workflow

4 Ways to Optimize Your Retail Pharmacy Workflow

In the retail pharmacy business, workflow efficiency is essential. Day-to-day operations can impact everything from a retail pharmacy’s bottom line to patient satisfaction, patient safety, and quality performance. “Today, pharmacies have to be at the…

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How DIR Fees Impact Pharmacies

How DIR Fees Impact Pharmacies

Direct and indirect remuneration fees (DIR) can have a significant impact on pharmacy revenue and reimbursements. These fees, which are retroactive in nature, have increased by a noteworthy 91,500 percent over the past decade. If…

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