Drug Store News has named Thrifty White Pharmacies its Pharmacy Innovator of the Year. The award was announced in the December issue of the magazine. The magazine cited Thrifty White’s ability to adapt to changes in the industry, its medication synchronization program, its Affiliate Pharmacy program and its work toward delivering healthy patient outcomes while controlling costs.
Thrifty White President and CEO Bob Narveson is quoted, “It’s not good enough to just be a drug store on the corner of First and Main — anyone can do that. If you’re not bringing value to the health care system and reducing overall health care spend, others will be… You have to be continuously working at how you’re going to exceed expectations in those areas, otherwise you’re not going to have a seat at the table.”