Automated pharmacy systems might be liked by people and in contrary, few may be even against it. Everything has its pros and cons, so is the same case with automated pharmacy systems. Their benefits have outweigh the points against it.
The operation of the pharmacies have been greatly improved due to the implementation of automated pharmacy system. These systems have the dispensing systems of robotic prescription. They have the capability of labelling prescriptions, storing, capping, filling, administering securely and effectively. Robotic machines of pharmacy can manage and store more than 200 medications as well as patients’ information. You must know that the automated pharmacy systems offer great deal of benefits for its consumers.
Batter care of patients
Before the implementation of automated pharmacy systems, the pharmacists spent their ample of of time in the counting, labelling of patients’ prescriptions, capping and filling manually. When machines can do the tedious tasks, pharmacists can perform other important tasks in their saves time like health screenings and immunization. Pharmacists can provide quality time to the patients separately as well as increasing the quality of patient care.
Dis to automation, the time of the pharmacists is saved and can be utilized in further additional tasks.
When there is sachet machines, pharmacists have more time to invest in other tasks. This highlights the enhancement in their performance and productivity. Moreover, the robotic pharmacy systems are cherry on top. The prescriptions can be filled by the robots after few hours that are collected in the next morning. This shows the benefits for the drive thru and busy pharmacies.
Enhanced patients satisfaction
The waiting time of patients may lower down their satisfaction with the pharmacies. The waiting time is measured in terms of waiting to talk to the pharmacists as well as picking of the prescriptions along with the discount cards. The automated systems had increased the speed of all tasks, so automated pharmacy systems will enhance the customers’ satisfaction when they will be required to wait less.
The automated pharmacy system has promoted the idea of error free as well as contamination free environment. For avoiding the cross contamination, every different drug is stored in separate individual cells. Most of these systems which records all the medication that it fills, digitally, through the feature of photo verification. Safety of the patients increase and pharmacies’ liability also reduces.