Uses either an iPad® or iPad mini® to capture required delivery information and upload it into QS/1’s NRx® via the pharmacy’s Wi-Fi. This service captures required signatures, accepts payments at the point-of-delivery, adds a charge amount for each delivery, assigns a driver/delivery person to each device and displays driver/delivery notes. The app does not require an internet connection and is available as a free download from the appropriate app store. This service requires QS/1’s NRx and Point-of-Sale systems.
Offers automatic daily backups stored at two geographically separate data centers. It encrypts transmissions using government-certified FIPS 140-2 AES and provides recovery services, including equipment replacement, data reloading, system configuration and testing.
Offers a web presence by providing a complete line of services designed to fulfill website needs without having to add IT resources or a web developer. It provides patients the option to manually create a profile and shortens the online-refill process by allowing patients to quickly enter a refill.
Offers patients the ability to refill multiple prescriptions on a mobile device or web browser by entering their prescription numbers, scanning the barcode on the prescription bottle or with their Patient Profile. mobileRx displays store information, including a map and phone number, and integrates with QS/1’s systems to start the refill process, validate the prescription in real time and display the delivery method. There is no charge for mobileRx for pharmacies that subscribe to QS/1’s CornerDrugstore.com, QS/1’s Express Prescription Refills or QS/1’s Basic API.
Provides online prescription refills via a pharmacy-hosted web application. The service is ideal for high-volume pharmacies with an existing website, and it integrates with websites built with .NET platform. It also displays messages for rejected refill requests.
Provides high-level service to community pharmacies with state-of-the-art analytic tools and resources that create a competitive advantage to grow and compete in their market.
Enables pharmacies to efficiently and cost-effectively transmit and process Medicare claims with a solution that can be customized to meet the unique needs of any organization.
Provides a pharmacy knowledge base with data analytics and actionable intelligence on your operations in order to better drive business performance. It offers a Week-At-a-Glance dashboard, which shows performance over the last 12 weeks. It measures year-over-year results of your pharmacy’s progress and compares it with your peers.
iMedicare assists pharmacies in efficiently serving the growing number of Medicare patients by quickly presenting Medicare plan options that best fit their needs and integrates with QS/1’s systems. It uses existing patient information to populate the necessary fields to quickly search and compare plans and sends a monthly report to pharmacies of eligible new patients turning 65. A desktop version and an iPad® application are available.
Appriss Health’s NarxCare PMP Analysis (formerly NARxCHECK) is a patented analytics tool and care management platform that analyzes controlled substance data from Prescription Monitoring Programs (PMPs) and provides easy-to-use insights into patients’ controlled substance prescription histories. Authorized prescribers and dispensers can easily access PMP data and NarxCare analytics within their own workflow, and decisions can be based on objective insights into potential drug misuse or abuse, ultimately leading to improved patient safety.
Offers the Architext Graphic Library (AGL) that is fully integrated with QS/1’s systems to provide a current warning label service. It prints warning labels and prescription bottle labels to save time and improve workflow. Seventeen languages are available, and the service does not require additional hardware.
Offers a member-owned buying cooperative that provides independent pharmacy owners the buying power of a chain with the financial management to address third-party collections and prevent misallocation of payments. It provides a platform for easy access to Star-Rating metrics, MTM, adherence and medication synchronization.
A web-based platform that allows pharmacies to manage specialty pharmacy patients, referrals, clinical consultations, prior authorizations and more. The web-based platform provides community pharmacies access and counseling tools for rarely used and expensive specialty drugs.
Offers daily or weekly updates to Average Wholesale Price (AWP) and Maximum Allowable Cost (MAC) pricing and provides current information for Maximum Quantity, Generic, Strength and other fields required by third parties.
CancelRx allows pharmacies to receive electronic requests to cancel a prescription directly in the pharmacy system. CancelRx messages are sent from the prescriber, either to cease therapy of an active prescription (with remaining refills) or to cancel (or change) a previously sent NewRx message. QS/1 Customers must be enrolled in ePrescribing with eRx Network and use QS/1’s NRx or PrimeCare GUI product on Service Pack 19.1.24h and higher to use CancelRx.
CaptureRx manages inventory and financial flow for 340B prescriptions filled at contract pharmacies and performs the eligibility checks required to comply with 340B program requirements.
Provides a real-time solution designed to enhance efficiencies, protect margins and improve third-party reimbursements. It offers a series of edits that evaluate prescription claims and provide financial, administrative and legal compliance reviews prior to being sent to the processor and standard edits, including Average Wholesale Price (AWP) pricing updates, enhanced Dispensed-as-Written (DAW) code validation, standard dispense quantity checks and discontinued National Drug Code (NDC) alerts.
Offers free direct-to-patient messaging programs to provide targeted health-education messages based on past transactions and behavior. CarePoints integrates with QS/1 software and is customized for each store, allowing pharmacies to promote their programs to their patients. For each CarePoints printed, pharmacies accumulate credits that are applied to their quarterly PowerLine™ invoices.
Offers real-time or quarterly updates from First Databank (FDB®) and provides clinical information for contraindications, drug interactions, allergies, geriatric and pediatric warnings, drug-food interactions and more. Updates are available in English, Spanish and French.
Helps physicians and pharmacists compile PA. It integrates with QS/1 pharmacy systems to initiate and track PA by passing claim information automatically to CoverMyMeds in pre-populated forms. It helps reduce prescription abandonment, eliminates administrative waste and provides faster determinations. It is free for pharmacies and physicians.
STRAND is a clinical pharmacy solution center that educates patients on a wide range of topics, from diabetes to COPD management. These resources provide pharmacists with the technology to take their business to the next level.
Provides administrative and clinical services that support specialty pharmacy patients. Services include prior authorization support, refill reminders and specialty consultation services.
The DrFirst MedHx medication history service in QS/1’s NRx compiles a patients’s complete medication history, which is crucial to providing stellar healthcare.
Offers an extensive database of high-resolution drug images for prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Links to any 11-digit National Drug Code (NDC) file.
Printed patient education monographs provide directions on how to take medications, possible side effects and more. Monographs are available in English, Spanish and French.
Verifies third-party payments match adjudicated amounts and identifies unpaid and underpaid claims. It requests monies due by third-party payers and tracks open receivables to the claim level.
Offers consulting services that focus on operational efficiency and technological enhancements. It offers complete billing service for your organization’s cash flow and up-to-date training for healthcare organizations.
ENGAGE is a comprehensive patient management solution that helps you efficiently prioritize and deliver on all clinical opportunities, improve Star Ratings, and strengthen the relationships you have with your patients.
Offers a full range of programs and services through a buying group of more than 1,000 independently owned pharmacies across the country. Reconciliation programs are available through QS/1’s Data Collection service to member pharmacies that enroll.
Helps pharmacies improve patient safety and prescription quality by managing the risk of adverse drug effects and enabling more informed treatment decisions across care providers. The ESI Rx History service provides patients’ prescription information through QS/1’s PowerLine™ claims switch. It stores patient medication information in a repository, and when patients are admitted to a hospital or long-term care facility, providers have instant access to their medication history.
Provides electronic DME claims processing for Medicare, Medicaid and private pay/third parties and works with QS/1’s systems without the need to purchase additional software. It automates bills for recurring rentals, handles secondary billing automatically or manually, simplifies held or rejected claims and reconciles DME claims.
Provides electronic communications between prescribers and pharmacies to generate, transmit and fill prescriptions for Schedule II, III, IV and V controlled-substance prescriptions. It secures electronic record keeping, which reduces fraud and abuse, and offers software certified by Surescripts, eRx Network®s; (formerly Change Healthcare™) and the DEA. Requires e-Prescribing and Service Pack 19.1.12 or higher.
Offers pharmacies a single-hosted web page to provide online refill services with minimal effort. It provides the option to add a QS/1-provided link to any existing website, allowing patients to quickly enter refill requests online. It communicates directly with QS/1’s systems to eliminate data entry, simplifying the filling process and improving workflow. It validates prescriptions in real time and includes the delivery method, date and time they will be ready for pickup.
Provides manufacturer- funded cash revenues for prescriptions and programs. It serves as an administrator for several manufacturer rebate/data volume-by-unit programs that, in most cases, offer cash rebates.
Offers a paperless program that does not require data to be submitted directly from the pharmacy. It collects Medicare/Medicaid claims via QS/1’s PowerLine™ claims switch, submits them to Roche and processes them once they are verified. To participate, pharmacies must be Medicare Part B/Medicaid FFS providers and accept assignments on ACCU-CHEK®products and purchases through an authorized distributor.
Provides Medicare HCPCS Allowable updates to DME MAC HCPCS, Fee Schedules as changes are made available by CMS and Diagnosis Codes and OCNA Medicap numbers.
QS/1’s Hardware Maintenance Agreements reduce downtime in the event of an equipment failure. There are three types of maintenance: On-Site Maintenance, Mail-In Maintenance and Phone-In Maintenance.
Health-Minder is a feature in QS/1’s software that automatically refills prescriptions for patients who are enrolled. If pharmacies utilize QS/1’s Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system, patients can be notified when their refills are ready for pickup through the call-out feature. If patients prefer to receive notifications via email or text, there is an additional service available through ConnectiveRx powered by PDR®.
Helps ensure medications reach patients during a disaster. It works year round to support a resilient bio-pharmaceutical supply chain before, during and after disasters and offers the Rx Open tool to connect patients with open pharmacies during emergencies.
Measures a pharmacy’s performance against benchmarks, assesses market opportunities, designs and monitors customer loyalty programs and manages patient adherence, persistence and compliance programs.
Provides pharmacies and health systems of all sizes with applications that include claim reconciliation, exception management and patent-pending technology for managing contracts and business intelligence. It manages claims and provides payment reconciliation services for pharmacies to ensure appropriate reimbursements.
Provides pharmacies with tools to manage inventory in a single application and track it through its lifecycle - ordering, receiving, dispensing, adjustments and transfers. It provides real-time reports with insight into levels, variances and stale inventory at each location and integrates with the SureCost purchasing system.
CIM is a web-based solution, providing visibility and control to pharmacy inventory by integrating with pharmacy management systems, like QS/1. The automated approach helps to reduce excess inventory and increase turns, while reducing the amount of time spent on inventory tasks. CIM offers automated ordering with pre-determined quantities based on demand, the ability to control inventory at the NDC and therapeutic group levels, actionable reporting, and dedicated consultative account support.
Provides a tool for measuring total Star Ratings or per-patient ratings per measure. It identifies new or lost patients quickly and displays them on an interactive geographical map. It compares the best NDCs for dispensing to enhance revenue and offers dashboards for measuring performance and identifying opportunities. It also tracks prescription volume, generic fill rates and maintenance medication usage.
Prints federally mandated MedGuides at no charge for customers enrolled with CarePoints. PDR’s MedGuides are formatted to be about one half the size of the FDA version saving resources for the stores.
Provides a convenient solution for electronically billing Medicare and Medicaid DME claims at the point-of-service via QS/1’s systems. Real-time edits verify patient ID, doctor DEA/UPIN, diagnosis code, quantity, Maximum Allowable Cost (MAC) price, refill demographic information and more. It handles coordination of benefits and allows assignments to be accepted by the pharmacy or patient.
Enables NRx® and PrimeCare®pharmacies to serve Part B customers and print CMS Medicare Part B required documentation, including Medicare Supplier Standards, Assignment of Benefits, Proof of Delivery and item-specific Physician Orders. For more information, including set-up instructions, visit www.qs1support.com and select Service Documents, Medicare Part B Compliance Documentation for Pharmacy. Once enrolled, setup is completed by the QS/1 Training Department.
Shares medication history information across providers during a patient’s office visit through electronic prescribing and electronic health record systems that are certified for Medication History services. The service accesses and aggregates patient medication history from community pharmacies and medication claim history from payers and pharmacy benefit managers.
Integrates with QS/1 to deliver a unique paperless digital experience with no change in workflow. An innovative patient-education solution that reinforces safe medication use by providing patients with on-demand access to prescription-specific video briefings and other powerful information-sharing tools. Provides information patients need to take their medications as prescribed, which improves medication management and care outcomes. Patients can opt in to receive the medication leaflet and Medication Guides using MedsOnCue. View a sample video here: http://vuca.us/9evzafun.
Offers a web-based clinical platform used by pharmacists to deliver standardized patient care services. Mirixa continues to improve MirixaPro to include significant improvements to usability and workflow efficiency while enriching clinical quality documentation. Services include: • Medication Thearapy Management (MTM) • CMS Five-Star Rating Quality and Safety Improvement • Formulary Interchange • Gaps in Care, including Omissions and Adherence • Disease Management
Provides pharmacies the tools to track pseudoephedrine (PSE) purchases and ensure compliance by collecting and uploading signatures via the signature capture pad for PSE purchases. NPLEx/MethCheck works with QS/1’s Point-of-Sale and complies with federal, state and local laws governing the purchase, sale and reporting of PSE items.
Provides patient handouts on potential drug/nutrient depletions, advice about possible interactions with herbs and natural products and integrates with QS/1’s systems without any additional hardware or software requirements.
Provides innovative, full service Medicare Part B, Medicaid Primary, Medicaid Secondary Coordination of Benefits (COB) and commercial insurance solutions to pharmacies and HME/DME providers. Part B Claims processing solutions have more than 500 customizable edits to ensure compliance with Medicare, and real-time responses at the point-of-sale eliminate unnecessary claim rejections. It also provides electronic claim submissions for HME/DME items, supplies and drugs.
Applies consistent data-driven methodologies that easily integrate into existing workflow to manage prescription drug inventory. It provides pharmacies with the tools they need to accurately manage inventory by setting quantities and re-order points, which can increase profits and improve customer service.
Provides solutions to support clinical services, including identifying, resolving, documenting and communicating medication therapy issues, for patients and prescribers. You must sign up with OutcomesMTM before integrating the service into your QS/1 system.
Minimizes operating costs by placing orders utilizing a cost structure to meet financial objectives. It allows pharmacies to place orders at the last possible moment while still meeting service objectives. It helps reduce spoilage for short-date products by setting an allowed spoilage percentage and offers an executive dashboard to assess company performance and review future projections.
PharmaForce is a smart and cost-effective approach to 340B Program Management. It is a comprehensive 340B technology platform that is powered by rules-based compliance engines to assist covered entities in managing their Contract Pharmacy, Mixed Use/Split Billing and Home Infusion needs.
Delivers a comprehensive end-to-end 340B solution. It manages the eligibility process from start to finish with the pharmacy’s data format and frees the pharmacy from having to identify 340B-qualified prescriptions. It also provides a comprehensive, integrated and easily auditable picture of eligibility for patients, drugs dispensed, health records, purchases and invoices.
Revises the Cost File and/or AWP Cost Field and Price Zones 1–4 monthly.
Can increase patient loyalty by allowing pharmacies to engage their patients and focus on adherence, revenue growth and Five-Star ratings and it offers health-screening events, along with allergy and asthma awareness programs for participating pharmacies.
Integrates with leading electronic medical record (eMR) solutions to provide rapid, reliable deployment and compliance with federal mandates for e-Prescribing. It offers a linked network of long-term and post-acute care facilities, prescribers and allows pharmacies to deliver electronic census information, new orders, fill confirmations, resupply requests and discontinue medications. It uses NCPDP Script 10.6 XML message formats for all facilities, prescribers and pharmacies.
Analyzes all drugs dispensed throughout the pharmacy to ensure maximum profit potential and assigns a pharmacy advisor to review and suggest courses of action. It offers multiple areas of focus, including prescription-pricing and third-party profitability analysis, generic utilization and efficiency, correction of underpaid claims, reverse and rebill reports and Cardinal Inventory promotional products.
A web-based service that positively transforms the way pharmacies manage their claim and payment data. ProviderPay automates and accelerates many of the tasks required to manage the financial side of the pharmacy, such as reconciling claims to remittances, connecting to and managing electronic payers, and compiling key information for pharmacy actions.
QRx Edit Assurance pre- and post-editing solution, powered by Pharmacy Software Solutions, is the smart answer for pharmacies that must navigate the claims-adjudication process. Improve productivity, shorten collection windows, maximize reimbursements, increase profits and reduce resubmissions. Provides a complete business-analytics suite with pre- and post-editing of claims and fields in the adjudication process.
QS/1’s PMP extracts controlled-substance prescription information from pharmacies’ PowerLine™ claims or the Rx Monitoring Log and submits it to the state agency within the required time frame to ensure pharmacies are compliant with state laws. This eliminates the need for staff to manually report to the state agency. Pharmacies are assigned an iManager account, and if the state provides error reports to QS/1, pharmacies can use iManager to review that information and the claims submitted. PMP currently reports for 46 states.
QS/1’s ShipRx© combines QS/1’s NRx and Point-of-Sale (POS) systems with our Shipping interface to form one, efficient system. ShipRx expands your pharmacy’s capabilities with the tools needed to increase daily productivity, while meeting your patients’ delivery needs.
Offers rebates based on de-identified QS/1 prescription data sent by IMS to compile information on prescribed drugs, quantities, regions and other analytics. It offers the stability of working with the world’s largest aggregator of prescription data.
Automates critical elements of claim adjudication by providing actionable messages specific to each claim. It offers a web-based suite of reports regarding the use of PPE and offers Core PPE, including AWP comparisons; DAW appropriateness for multisource brands; U&C market comparisons; quantity/days’ supply; Medicare verifications; Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) authentications; NDC validations; and quantity/package size and National Provider Identification (NPI) validations.
Offers the potential to earn additional revenue through opportunities manufacturers make available to network members. It promotes patient compliance through refill-reminder letters and provides information about prescribed medications. It also offers network pharmacies contract-based pricing, as well as front-end discounts and/or back-end rebates on vaccines and ancillary supplies.
Prescription translation services that also provide medication directions and usage. Prints labels, SIGs and auxiliary warnings in 17 different languages.
Provides pharmacies the ability to easily track orders and invoices to maintain cash flow and reduce paperwork. Safeguards support 340B compliance and help prevent drug diversion.
The service allows pharmacies to report immunizations directly to local or state Immunization Information Systems (IIS) registries as an automated, electronic-background process. SMP, connected with the IIS registries and the QS/1 software, allows this turnkey, hands off process to run. This solution allows pharmacies to be compliant and active in keeping up with immunization reporting within the IIS registries.
Maintains a staff of 75 technology experts, 35 support specialists and a dozen pharmacists and medical professionals. It offers solutions to pinpoint savings opportunities with automated workflow solutions.
Offers a local back-up solution with the capability to fully restore the operating system, software applications, drivers and local files. It encrypts back-up data with industry standard AES 256-bit encryption and provides an alert notification message that displays the back-up status on the desktop. It works on existing hardware.
Provides information and services that deliver vital insights, tools and guidance and offers a rebate program based on de-identified prescription data from QS/1. Symphony Health Solutions compiles information on prescribed drugs, quantities, regional information and other analytics.
Medication Synchronization (Med Sync) coordinates a patient’s chronic prescriptions to be picked up at the same time each month, providing the opportunity for the pharmacy to intervene with the patient on a regular schedule.
A web-based care coordination suite that helps pharmacists exchange secure message, receive transitions of care and engage patients in order to provide better care, take advantage of new revenue opportunities and lower costs.
Provides print, mailing and e-Document delivery for your monthly charges and statements. Customers upload state files each month via their QS/1 systems, and VFI postal sorts, copies, folds, inserts and mail statements with a return envelope. It helps you market the service to your patients and allows them to sign up via your website. Your patients can then view, download and pay their statements electronically.
Provides a web-based DME billing solution for sending claims electronically in an 837/5010 format file to third parties. It offers eligibility and same or similar checking, payment-collection solutions. It provides the option to edit claims on the ZirMed website and maintains up-to-date information on changing governmental regulations, payer policies and payment models.
Increases accuracy as prescriptions are sent directly from the prescriber to the pharmacy, eliminating phone and faxed refill requests. It works with Surescripts® and eRx Network®(formerly Change Healthcare™) via a secure network.
Provides real-time information from Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBM) for coverage for more than 220 million patients, as well as Medicare coverage information for patients 65 years of age or older in a single transaction.
Provides a real-time pre- and post-editing (PPE) solution that comprehensively improves the pharmacy’s third-party reimbursements and in-store productivity. It contains a series of edits that provide financial, administrative and legal compliance reviews on prescriptions prior to being sent and received from the processor and offers a Market Usual & Customary (U&C) feature that compares U&C pricing to area competitors, providing pharmacies with valuable information for evaluating their retail pricing. It features online reports in near real-time for easy business analysis.
Works in conjunction with QS/1’s systems and uses an iPad®, iPad Air®or Nexus 9 Android™ to collect prescription signatures. The app displays medications that are waiting for a patient signature and provides a password-protected login for each staff member. It is available as a free download from the appropriate app store.
Offers multiple standardized messages to patients and provides unlimited email. Pharmacies can offer text service to notify patients when their refills are ready for pickup. Contacting patients via text can boost patient engagement and adherence.