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CHICAGO – August 3, 2020 — Pharma Logistics opened its new facility today on North Butterfield Road in Libertyville, Illinois. The new 126,611 square-foot facility…
When looking at your business performance in relation to your reverse distributor, you should ask yourself is your business better off than it was before? To…
A pharmaceutical reverse distributor should be more than just a processor of drug returns. A good reverse distributor should be a partner to your pharmacy.…
COVID-19 is having widespread effects on the healthcare industry. From overburdening healthcare facilities to causing hospitals to run out of critical supplies, the novel coronavirus…
Drug shortages are a major pain point in the pharmaceutical industry, which is having a widespread effect on the healthcare industry as a whole. While…
Ever since the peak of drug shortages occurred in 2011 at a staggering rate of 267 new cases, not having the right medications has seemed…
Drug shortages continue to be a growing problem for the healthcare industry. 2019 saw a total of 166 new drug shortages appear, with 264 active…
It's our goal to help you stay informed. We found a simple, helpful overview of COVID-10 from John Hopkins Medicine we wanted to share. You…
During this unprecedented public health crisis, the role that pharmacies, hospitals and health care workers play in your communities is more important than ever. Pharma…
For some time now, the root cause of drug shortages around the globe has been somewhat of a mystery. In fact, back in 2013, the…
Drug shortages are a rapidly increasing problem for the healthcare industry. Over 99% of health care organizations have been hurt by drug shortages in recent…
CHICAGO – October 31, 2019 — Pharma Logistics acquired the pharmaceutical reverse distribution division of Stericycle, Inc. effective October 28, 2019. Stericycle retail pharmacy customers…
CHICAGO, 31 de octubre de 2019 - Pharma Logistics adquirió la división de distribución inversa farmacéutica de Stericycle, Inc. a partir del 28 de octubre…
In order to comply with the new USP <800> ruling for hazardous waste handling, it’s critical to maintain quality control standards when it comes to…
With the deadline of the new USP 800 ruling for hazardous waste compliance drawing near, it’s important to understand what this means for you and…
Each year, more than 8 million U.S. health care personnel are potentially exposed to hazardous drugs (HDs).  The risk is real and can lead to…
At Pharma Logistics, we understand how frustrating it can be to keep up with all the changing rules and regulations. That’s why we continue to…
CHICAGO – June 7, 2019 — Pharma Logistics broke ground today on its new facility on North Butterfield Road in Libertyville, Illinois. The groundbreaking ceremony…
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (D.E.A.) will host its 17th Annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on April 27, 2019.  People across America are encouraged…
CHICAGO – March 20, 2019 — Pharma Logistics and PDM Healthcare jointly announce the offering of Pharma Logistics reverse pharmaceutical distribution services. Pharma Logistics’ services are…
The Difference Between Generation X and Millennials Think about your parents and how you may differ from them. What kind of music do they listen…
CHICAGO – March 2019 — Pharma Logistics is announcing a partnership with the CO-OP Power Buying Group of Garden State Pharmacy Owners Association to offer its…
The recently passed EPA regulation on hazardous waste pharmaceuticals may leave you with questions on what is now considered a creditable material vs a non-creditable…
Among their many other critical duties, pharmacy staff are tasked with safely disposing of hazardous waste materials, including certain substances and drugs defined at the…
As a pharmacy professional, you operate a facility that plays a pivotal role in the nation’s drug supply chain: dispensing medications to the public. It…
 Pharmaceutical Waste Facts: Hospitals throw away 250 million pounds of unused drugs every year, costing them $30 billion. Pharmaceutical waste was detected in 80% of the streams sampled by the…
If you rely on a reverse distribution vendor to handle your pharmacy’s process, make sure they can provide you with full post-process compliance reports. For…
Reverse distribution is a dynamic industry which determines drug cost according to many rapidly-changing variables, each of which fluctuates according to price data, calculations and…
According to a 2018 report from the HDA (Healthcare Distribution Alliance) Research Foundation (titled ‘The Role of Reverse Distribution), reverse distribution generates more than $13 billion…
Delivering Compliance and Value to Government Organizations CHICAGO – October 30, 2018 — Pharma Logistics is announcing it has secured pharmaceutical reverse distribution contracts with the…
Every hospital pharmacy must optimize the two C’s of building a successful healthcare practice: care and compliance. Pharma Logistics has provided reverse distribution services to…
Benefits of Drug Take-Back Programs Drug Take-Back programs at pharmacies offer community members the opportunity to properly dispose of prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications. Disposal of…
As a pharmacy technician, a key function of your job is inventory management. And the pharmaceutical drug return process is an important part of inventory…
As a hospital pharmacy technician, a key function of your job is inventory management. And the pharmaceutical drug return process is an important part of…
Although you don’t operate within a retail environment, as a hospital pharmacy technician, you still provide “customer service.” Unlike retail pharmacy technicians, who serve patients…
As a pharmacy technician, you’re the engine of the pharmacy. You not only manage inventory, but you’re also the friendly face who takes care of…
A large part of your role as pharmacy technician is inventory management: helping to keep an accurate record of all the products your pharmacy has…
A large part of your role as hospital pharmacy technician is inventory management: keeping an accurate record of the products your pharmacy has in stock.…
As a hospital pharmacy technician, you are a key member of the pharmacy and of the larger medical team. You’re the “go-to” for medical staff…
As a pharmacy technician, you are a key member of the pharmacy team. You’re the friendly face behind the counter. And you’re the detail-oriented team…
To succeed, every pharmacy must optimize the two C’s of building a strong business: cash flow and compliance. With over 20 years of experience, Pharma…
Many hospitals and pharmacies rely on an outside vendor to handle their reverse pharmaceutical distribution process to garner return credits. But how does that process…
Box and Ship or Onsite Pickup - which return service is best for your pharmacy? With the wide range of reverse distribution services available today,…
What works best for you? Pharmacies have many choices for reverse pharmaceutical distribution. Often, it’s hard to understand the differences and weigh their value to…
Sometimes, during the pharmaceutical returns process, a drug cannot be returned to the manufacturer for credit. There are many reasons why drugs may be classified…
Handling Your Expired Pharmaceutical Product Returns With the range of reverse distribution services available today, it can sometimes be challenging to determine which ones may…

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