Last year our resident expert Samantha Pomeroy, IPC Director of Pharmacy Services, wrote an article about whether Open Enrollment is an opportunity or a waste of time. Leveraging over 18 years in community pharmacy, Samantha explains the benefits of providing comparison consultations, how starting early benefits you and your patients, marketing your open enrollment consultation service, and how to create a simple workflow.
We wanted to add to what Samantha wrote so you don’t miss your chance to make the most of Medicare open enrollment.
This is the season when our elderly population is inundated with information about choosing the right insurance plan for their healthcare needs. Here are our recommended steps to help you serve your senior patients to ensure they get the support they need while continuing to get the best care available at your pharmacy.