"The self-care movement is playing a key role in reshaping health care in a way that drug store retailers and manufacturers can’t afford to ignore. Recent data from The Conference Board Global Consumer Confidence Survey, in collaboration with Nielsen, shows that 18% of Americans reported health as a top concern, next only to the economy (22%) and immigration (19%)."
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"According to the National Community Pharmacists Association’s 2018 Digest, 73% of independent pharmacies are immunizing. As of December 2018, more than 340,000 pharmacists have been trained to administer vaccines across the patient lifespan, reports Drug Store News."
The business environment for drug stores is growing more competitive as consumers discover a wider variety of options for purchasing their prescription medications. Shoppers are likely to consider alternatives like online solutions or discount stores when it’s time to fill a prescription. But a new survey from J.D. Power shows that drug stores can increase sales by following one simple strategy.