An Independent Solution to the Opioid Crisis

It is time to have our say on the number one topic sweeping across our industry: the opioid settlement and injunctive relief. What does this mean for pharmacies? What changes are coming? How can pharmacies position themselves for success moving forward? In March 2022, Cardinal, McKesson, and AmerisourceBergen agreed to a nationwide settlement of twenty-six… Read more »

VOTE BUSHARD’S PHARMACY

Vote for the 2022 Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year! One of our very own WSPC Members Bushard’s Pharmacy  is one of three finalists. Bushard’s Pharmacy was founded in 1946 and has been serving the Laguna Beach, California, community for 75 years – almost the entirety of the city’s 100-year existence. The pharmacy has been family-run… Read more »

The Promising Future of “YES”

You’ll notice this month’s blog feature will be very familiar. When connecting with WSPC Board Member, Dana Porter, MBA, back in the Fall, we discussed how promising community partnerships laid on the horizon for the multi-store owner (Bright La Mirada Pharmacy, Bright Plaza Pharmacy, Tustin Pharmacy, and Villa Park Pharmacy). As the time passed, we… Read more »

Gathering to Give Back

During the season of giving, there is momentum building for local food drives, fundraisers, and volunteer events to help give back to our communities. We truly see the impact that can be made when groups of people come together to empower an idea. In the case of Sherman’s Apothecary, this opportunity begins with pumpkins! Sherman’s… Read more »

Navigating New Populations

As processes and guidelines evolve, independent pharmacy always proves to rise to each occasion and maintain the highest level of service and knowledge. Our team recently sat down with WSPC Board Member, Dana Porter, MBA, to discuss her experience as a multi-store owner (Bright La Mirada Pharmacy, Bright Plaza Pharmacy, Tustin Pharmacy, and Villa Park… Read more »

The Prescription Pad: The Community in Pharmacy

The true success of business. Community as it should be. These are the thoughts that come to mind when reflecting on the phrase “it takes a village” with a WSPC member in Fruitland, ID. Speaking with Trenton Jenks, PharmD, and owner of The Prescription Pad about recent vaccination efforts, truly defined these concepts to their… Read more »

WSPC Puts Emphasis on Continued Growth in 2021

  WSPC IS A GROWING, SUSTAINABLE PARTNER Growing to 27 states in 2020, WSPC is a well-respected cooperative operated by successful, independent pharmacy owners.  Constant collaboration with best practices from a network of successful and active members aids in the advancement of your pharmacy’s business model.  WSPC’s greatest strength has always been the expertise of… Read more »