The cycle of business and professions: Should pharmacy re-invent their business model to survive?
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SCHNEIDER, Philip (University of Arizona, College of Pharmacy, Phoenix, United States of America)
Pharmacists continue to struggle between a business model that is based on the selling of merchandise and rendering a professional service - either with the sale of a product, or independent of selling products. While the European Court has ruled that community pharmacists are more than merchants and have an additional duty to patients, free.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.