Pharmacy Hours: 3 Ways to Manage for Time Away

The independent pharmacy industry is a difficult business to be in. You’re expected to provide the best customer service, counsel patients, and turn a profit all while your revenue is cut by undefined fees and ever-lowering reimbursement rates.

The stress of turning a profit may lead you to stretch hours of operation and days open in hopes to increase sales. However, this increase in time at work can push you and your employees too hard, generally resulting in burnout and loss of productivity.