Clinic Dispensing, Northwind Pharmaceuticals

Clinics, Dispensing, and Northwind Pharmaceuticals

Clinics, Dispensing, and Northwind PharmaceuticalsSince 1981, Northwind Pharmaceuticals has worked with clinics across the country to help serve their patients with pre-packaged pharmaceuticals and in-office medication support.

Today, Northwind supports hundreds of student health centers, community health centers and physician practices around the country.

Clinic Dispensing is the act of providing prescription medications to patients at the point of care. Legal in almost every state, clinic dispensing is also called point-of-care dispensing and physician dispensing. Northwind Pharmaceuticals fits into this model by providing dispensing practitioners pharmaceuticals in ready-to-dispense packaging plus the tools to legally label and track dispensed medications.

Dispensing at the point-of-care provides the following benefits:

  • Convenience to the patient
  • Improved patient compliance
  • Revenue to the clinic
  • Clinic differentiation

Most clinics focus on dispensing generic medications. Based on prescribing patterns, dispensed medications could include:

  • Antibiotics
  • Analgesics
  • Lotions
  • Creams
  • Ointments
  • Suspensions
  • Many cough, cold and allergy OTCs

These medications are ready-to-dispense.  This means that they are packaged in unit-of-use sizes/counts to complete a course of therapy.  Because the bottles come packaged in the appropriate dispensing count with full FDA compliant labeling, no one in the office has to count pills or worry about labeling.

Northwind Makes it Easy!

  • A Northwind representative will work with you to develop a formulary that matches your prescribing pattern
  • Authorized clinic representatives place orders with Northwind via phone, fax, email or online
  • Orders are processed on the same business day and shipped within 24 hours
  • Customers receive their shipment with the option to import the items electronically through our web-based inventory management and dispensing system
  • Northwind representatives remain available throughout the process to answer questions and assist you in any way possible.

When you partner with Northwind Pharmaceuticals you get the total package. Contact us today to learn how our solutions can work for you!

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