AmerisourceBergen is proud to be part of the largest gathering of pharmacy professionals in the world—25,000-plus—at ASHP Midyear 2018! We will have numerous opportunities for attendees to learn how our comprehensive capabilities and proven expertise can help hospital and health system pharmacies emerge as a strategic asset in efforts to lower costs, improve outcomes and maximize ROI.
Join us at Booth #1620
Fully Leveraging Your Health System Ambulatory Pharmacy
Monday, December 3, 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM | Hilton Anaheim, Room California AB – 2nd Floor
How does your ambulatory pharmacy compare to its peers? Attendees at this session will learn the results of a first-of-its-kind survey of health system ambulatory pharmacy managers and directors. Get best practices for day-to-day operations and the strategic use of the outpatient pharmacy from two health system speakers on new capabilities each deployed, how they were developed, lessons learned and next steps.
Matt Wolf, Group Vice President, Consulting Practice, Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions
Dennis Killian, Pharm.D., PhD; Pharmacy Director, Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury, MD
Gary Hagney; Director, Ambulatory Care Pharmacy, UC San Diego Medical Center
Partnering with Your PBM to Reduce Employee Benefit Costs
Tuesday, December 4, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | Anaheim, CA Convention Center, Room 253
Your PBM may be the key to reducing employee benefit drug spend. Explore a strategy your health system can use to engage a PBM for cost reduction negotiations in this session. Example of cost savings measures deployed by each health system will be featured. Get the human resource perspective on best practices for engagement.
Binita Patel, Managing Director, Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions
Danny Truelove, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP; Assistant Director of Pharmacy, Ambulatory Care/Specialty, University of Tennessee Medical Center
Nirmal Patel; Clinical Pharmacist, Scripps Health
Mike Medel; Senior Vice President, Health Systems, Pharmaceutical Strategies Group, Plano, TX
These activities are eligible for ACPE credit; see final CPE activity announcement for specific details.
AmerisourceBergen’s Inaugural Pharmacy Check-Up Survey Finds that Pharmacists Want & Expect to Expand Role in Patient Care, but Burdens Must Lessen