Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory condition that affects joints in the body like those in the hands and feet. Specialty pharmacies with expertise in rheumatoid arthritis and other complex conditions provide personalized support for patients.
It’s Cancer Survivors Month and a time to celebrate those who have faced cancer, survived, and are living life on their own terms. While there is still work to be done in improving treatment options for cancer patients, progress has been made over the years that can provide hope for those facing the disease today.
Specialty drugs, also known as specialty pharmaceuticals, are a type of medicine classified as high-cost, high complexity, and/or high touch. Specialty drugs typically require special handling, administration or monitoring.
Specialty pharmacies have continued to help improve patient outcomes and reduce costs for health systems, making it a rapidly growing component of the healthcare industry. With the ability to develop new services and partnerships within the healthcare landscape, the specialty pharmacy industry is poised to continue its upward trajectory.
Receiving the news you have been diagnosed with a rare disease can be emotionally devastating and treatment options may be limited. You may be prescribed a specialty medication that is specifically designed to treat your rare disease. When managing a rare disease, it is essential to partner with a trusted specialty pharmacy that has experience working with rare disease conditions.
National Pharmacist Day is celebrated each year on January 12 […]
Management after a transplant can be hard when it comes to medication and treatment post-operation. Once a patient receives a transplant, specialty pharmacy plays a critical role in a patient’s recovery and donation success. Pharmacists work directly with physicians to ensure patients receive the correct dose of medication, which often needs frequent adjustment and monitoring.
PFSP Specialty Pharmacy participates in the 340B Drug Pricing Program, a government program that enables low-income patients to purchase their medications at an affordable price. 340B participants may see a reduced cost of prescriptions by as much as 60%. PFSP’s mission is to serve a patient group with diverse needs and not exclude patients based on their financial needs. Being enrolled in the 340B Program allows us to meet the needs of all of our patients and live out our mission as a specialty pharmacy.
PFSP Specialty Pharmacy is licensed to ship specialty medications to all 50 U.S. states plus D.C. and have extensive training and resources to ensure patients get the care they need, where they need it when they need it. Because specialty medications come with strict protocols for storage and usage, delivering therapies without delay or interruption is key for patients to have a successful treatment journey.
The PFSP team is on your side to provide support to improve your health and quality of life while helping prevent, treat, and cure chronic hepatitis infections.