Specialty pharmacies play a crucial role in medication dosing, disease and side effects management, and patient care. The expert services rendered by them help in improving patient outcomes, minimising costs of the healthcare system, improving medicinal adherence and persistence and saving clinicians’ time.

Specialty pharmacies provide comprehensive medications for individuals with serious medical conditions requiring complex treatments, including cancer, cystic fibrosis, haemophilia, hepatitis, HIV, and others.

The specialty drug channel participants, including specialty pharmacies, biopharma companies, and distributors, are transforming their operations with automated and secure data systems and next-generation analytics, which will improve data collection, partner performance and strategy effectiveness.

Discover the top specialty pharmacies

Pharmaceutical Technology has listed the top specialty pharmacies in pharma based on its intel, insights, and decades of experience in the sector. The list includes companies that offer various products and services, including but not limited to:

· Special handling services

· Adherence management

· Benefits investigation

· Communication and follow-up with the physician

· Dispensing of specialty pharmaceuticals and shipping coordination

· Enrolment in patient assistance programmes and financial assistance

· Patient education and medication adverse effect counselling

· Patient monitoring for safety and efficacy

· Payer and/or manufacturer reporting

· Prescription refill and renewal

· Prior authorisation assistance

· Patient advocate support, and

· Clinical interventions, and psychosocial and emotional assessment

The information contained within the download document is intended for pharmaceutical retailers, pharmaceutical distributors, pharmacy technicians, training coordinators, pharmaceutical executives, medical representatives, manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, pharmacists, business development managers, pharmacy executives, and any other individual involved in the specialty pharmacy sector.

The document contains detailed information on the suppliers and their product offerings, alongside contact details to aid your purchasing or hiring decision.

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Trending technologies in specialty pharmacies

Specialty pharmacies are being influenced by new trends which will help in automating the sector, streamlining its operations and enhancing the speed of therapy. Innovative software tools and technologies are assisting in improving patients’ and clinicians’ experience in dealing with illnesses and making their lives less complicated. Some of the trending technologies include co-pay assistance programmes, evidence-based clinical management, accreditation, decision support systems, and real-time data access.

Value-based delivery models encourage providers to target costs, quality, and health outcomes. The emergence of expensive new specialty medicines are also expected to impact business models in future.