CARY, N.C., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Flip the Pharmacy, a 5-year pharmacy transformation program impacting thousands of community-based pharmacies, announced today that Compliant Pharmacy Alliance (CPA), one of the country's most forward-thinking group purchasing organizations, has become its first national program sponsor.
"I'd like to extend a heart-felt thank you to the board, leadership team, and pharmacies who collectively 'are' CPA for their commitment to the future of community pharmacy practice in America," said Randy McDonough, PharmD, MS, BCGP, BCPS, FAPhA, director of practice transformation for the Flip the Pharmacy program. "This financial commitment will help more and more local pharmacies expand their practice beyond filling prescriptions and toward improving patient health."
"When I look at CPA pharmacies, I feel strongly that we have many of the best community-based pharmacies in America," shared Jay Blackburn, CEO of Compliant Pharmacy Alliance. "To remain the best, we need to look ahead to the future of pharmacy practice in America. Our commitment to the Flip the Pharmacy program is an investment in our pharmacies' future. We are excited to support this worthwhile initiative."
500 pharmacies were selected for the first Cohort of Flip the Pharmacy which runs through September 2021. Another 300 pharmacies were select for Cohort 2, which runs October 2020 through September 2022. The Flip the Pharmacy program is on track to have over 1,000 pharmacies complete the 24-month program and impact thousands more who can follow along for free via publicly available materials.
"We are extremely appreciative of CPA's financial support for the Flip the Pharmacy program and excited to recognize them as the first program-wide sponsor," said Anne Marie Kondic, PharmD, executive director of the Community Pharmacy Foundation, the Founding Sponsor of the Flip the Pharmacy program.
Jay Williams, Flip the Pharmacy, +1 614-824-9750, [email protected]
SOURCE Flip the Pharmacy