Community Pharmacist Spotlight Archive

Hartzell's Pharmacy

by NCPA | Mar 21, 2014
Spotlight on Hartzell's Pharmacy, Inc
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Pharmacist: Robert E. Hartzell Jr., RPh., CCN

Pharmacy name: Hartzell's Pharmacy, Inc

City, State: Catasauqua, PA

Pharmacist's years of service: 48 years

What led you to a career in independent community pharmacy?

A community pharmacist and my mother

What makes your pharmacy standout from the competition?

We have a complete medical equipment company; supports therapeutic studing diabetic footwear, dietician and certified nutritionist.

What are your biggest challenges?

Mail order and competitive bidding

Describe a recent, rewarding experience with a patient:

Helping a patient with GI and digestive issues.

How has NCPA helped your business?

I attended many programs over the years. Many have helped me in learning about pharmacy and related programs.