PODCAST: “Cash Pay” Pharmacy

Owner of Independent Pharmacy

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is 48-300x300.png

EDITOR’S NOTE: We’ve written, posted and opined on concierge and retail medicine; cash based care and direct primary care medicine, and related machinations before on this ME-P. Now, Shawn Needham and his wife, Janet, discuss starting their own, independent pharmacy in the late ’90s. At first glance, this is a success story for an independent pharmacy but Shawn explains what makes their pharmacy different in a big way.

-Dr. David E. Marcinko MBA CMP®

[Eidtor-in-Chief]

PODCAST: https://healthcareamericana.com/episode/shawn-needham-cash-pay-pharmacy/

RELATED EXAMPLE: https://www.pharmacytoday.org/action/showPdf?pii=S1042-0991%2821%2900299-1

ASSESSMENT: Your thoughts are appreciated.

THANK YOU

***

One Response

  1. PHARMACY

    This is a classic example of an entrepreneurial spirited medical professional doing what he needs to do to increase efficiencies, better serve his clients/patients, and making some money in the process.

    It is an awesome story but it is also a bit disheartening to see how detrimental the force of these large insurance companies has been on trying to do the right thing for your patients.

    I’m almost always if you do the right thing for people everyone wins in the end.

    JOE

    Like

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: