The Business of Pharmacy Podcast™


March 27, 2023

Pharmacy Identity Shift | Blair Thielemier, PharmD, Pharmapreneur Academy

Episode Summary: In this episode, host Mike Koelzer speaks with Blair Thielemeir, the founder of Pharmapreneur Academy, about the future of pharmacy and overcoming self-limiting beliefs. They explore the need for pharmacists ...

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March 20, 2023

Lawfully Addicted: Chain Pharmacy's Role in Our Opioid Epidemic | Ray Carlson, R.Ph., Author

Host Mike Koelzer speaks with pharmacist Ray Carlson about the impact of chain pharmacies on the opioid epidemic The discussion centers on the challenges faced by chain pharmacists in complying with federal laws designed to p...

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February 27, 2023

The Future of Pharmacy Pricing | Kyle McCormick, PharmD, Blueberry Pharmacy

Description: In this episode of the podcast, host Mike Koelzer talks to Kyle McCormick, a pharmacist and owner of Blueberry Pharmacy, about the future of pharmacy pricing. They discuss the evolution of the cost-plus pricing m...

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December 19, 2022

Pharmacy Marketing and Sales | Nicolette Mathey, PharmD, ATRIUM24

In this podcast, host Mike Koelzer interviews Nicolette Mathey, a pharmacist and owner of a consulting firm that focuses on sales and marketing for independent pharmacies. Mathey discusses the importance of finding a niche for your pharmacy and aligning it with your passions, profits, patients, and payers.

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December 05, 2022

Comfortable in the Uncomfortable | Jena Quinn, PharmD, BCPPS, Perfecting Peds

Follow Jena Quinn, PharmD, on her journey as she boldly takes on the challenge of transforming healthcare for medically-complex children.

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November 28, 2022

Startup Lessons Learned | Kristin Tallent, PharmD, Collaborative Therapeutics

Kristin Tallent, PharmD, discusses what she has learned in her new business a year in.

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October 03, 2022

Owning a Home Care Franchise | Debbie Marcello, RN, Happier at Home

Debbie Marcello, RN, CEO of Happier at Home discusses pharmacists owning a home care franchise. Please support The Business of Pharmacy Podcast™ by checking out our sponsors at https://www.bizofphar...

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February 14, 2022

Making Pharmacy Profitable | Lisa Faast, PharmD, DiversifyRx

Lisa Faast, PharmD, CEO of DiversifyRx discusses the importance focusing on profit in a pharmacy.

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January 17, 2022

Diversify Into Your Calling | Maria Bizecki, Pharmacist, Founder FertilityCare Calgary

Maria Bizecki, Pharmacist, is the founder FertilityCare Calgary. Listen in as she discusses the the value of diversifying into your calling.


October 18, 2021

Using Coaches | Blair Thielemier, PharmD, Pharmapreneur Academy

Blair Thielemier, PharmD, founder of the Pharmapreneur Academy talks about the value of coaches for your business.


October 04, 2021

Changing the Pharmacy Payment Model | Doug Hoey, CEO at National Community Pharmacists Association

Doug Hoey, BPharm, is the CEO of the National Community Pharmacists Association

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August 16, 2021

Increase Retail Sales | Tyson Clarke, CEO Voista

Tyson Clarke is the CEO of Voista, a retail training software.

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August 02, 2021

The Business of Being "The Public Health Pharmacist" | Christina Madison, PharmD, CEO

Christina Madison, PharmD, FCCP, AAHIVP is the founder and CEO of "The Public Health Pharmacist"


June 28, 2021

Insurance Agencies in Pharmacies | Ben and Matt Coakley, Waypoint Rx

Ben and Matt Coakley from Waypoint Rx discuss the Pharmacy of Tomorrow which includes putting insurance agencies in pharmacies


June 14, 2021

Cognitive Services Reimbursement | Amina Abubakar, PharmD, Avant Institute

Amina Abubakar, PharmD, is the president of Avant Institute.