TRICARE APOCALYPSE

Well, that’s the way we see it. UPDATE 10/25/22 Below is the back story — TRICARE moved to shrink its network disproportionately removing the ability for beneficiaries to choose local independent pharmacies. Clinton and La Conner cannot process rx claims. Our Oak Harbor location still has a contract that is processing claims though. So, weContinue reading “TRICARE APOCALYPSE”

Inflammation Antidote

Well, that’s not a FDA-approved term, but an easy way to think about Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). Breathing 95% O2 in a pressurized chamber transforms oxygen from gas to liquid in the blood and allows for greater distribution. Inflammation thrives in low oxygen environments1. Can you see where this is going? From arthritis to brainContinue reading “Inflammation Antidote”

2022-23 Flu Shots are here!

All locations will accept walk-ins, no appointment required (best times between 10a-5p), but please have the form filled out…see below. We are also eliminating paper forms! Please use the button below to fill out your vaccine intake PRIOR to arrival, so our team can process in advance: Here is a preview of the flu seasonContinue reading “2022-23 Flu Shots are here!”

“Thanks for Being Here” — Reflection & A Request

We were humbled to hear these words every day during the vaccination effort. But, Being Here isn’t a given. That was crystalized during the COVID-19 era, especially locally owned businesses. To continue Being Here we hope to see many of you return as pharmacy customers — Rx’s can be transferred here. Please see this videoContinue reading ““Thanks for Being Here” — Reflection & A Request”

GreaterRx: Dramatic Rx Discounts

Better than good, you might say. We value our insurance partners, they provide a needed service. Many though, seek alternatives to some constraints included. Monthly or quarterly fills. Mandated mail order. You get the picture. Numerous generic drugs are cheap. Cheap enough to provide a convenient alternative. This, and our teams desire to provide aContinue reading “GreaterRx: Dramatic Rx Discounts”

Now Serving Camano Island!

Service Excellence, Delivered Locally. Our tag line applies once again with this latest service offering. Camano Island lost their only pharmacy in early 2019. A story repeated all too often across the country —  2003 to 2018, 1,231 of the nation’s 7,624 independent rural pharmacies closed. A recent JAMA article concludes “pharmacy closures are associated withContinue reading “Now Serving Camano Island!”

Streamlining Rx Pickup

We are transforming your prescription pickup. Excited? One of the COVID-19 experiences we have deployed — both with vaccines and testing — is keyword texting. Basically, a way to queue and prioritize from the convenience of your phone. Now, we roll out the feature to schedule your trip to the pharmacy for prescriptions. Texting PickupRxContinue reading “Streamlining Rx Pickup”

Better Communication & Pharmacy Access — Our New Years Resolutions

COVID-19 brought many things. For us, an opportunity to be part of a community response. Our team of dedicated staff and volunteers have performed exquisitely making vaccines available and now FREE testing. As our company approaches 100,000 COVID-19 vaccines administered, we are moving to re-establish customer communication and pharmacy access. Every time there is aContinue reading “Better Communication & Pharmacy Access — Our New Years Resolutions”