To support Omaha-area patients with complex care needs, Walgreens recently opened its first local specialty pharmacy in the area. Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy, at 240 S. 77th St., offers a full range of services with an emphasis on supporting patients with complex conditions such HIV, hepatitis C, cystic fibrosis and those who have received an organ transplant.
In addition to stocking and dispensing medications to support patients with complex care needs, Walgreens specially trained pharmacists work closely with the patients’ physicians as a part of the extended care team to help provide comprehensive care, including programs to help patients understand and take medications as prescribed and other services customized to their unique health needs.
Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy helps patients with complex conditions access their specialty and traditional medications, navigate the complexities of their treatment and receive comprehensive support when and where they need it most. Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy offers a network of support for patients –retail pharmacies, condition-specific specialized pharmacies, health system pharmacies, infusion pharmacies and centralized patient support services.
For additional information about the Omaha Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy, visit http://www.walgreens.com/pharmacy/specialtypharmacy.jsp.