How to ensure you get the medication you need – when you need it

By Kimberly Pellicore

Two patients go to the same doctor, receive the same diagnosis, and go to the same pharmacy to have their prescriptions filled. One patient leaves the pharmacy with their prescription in hand and the other leaves with nothing.

Sounds like the beginning of a bad math problem, but it is actually an all-too-common scenario in many of America’s pharmacies.

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Many are leaving without the prescriptions they came in for. But why?

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