Standard pharmacy software features should include:

User friendly input and recall of patient, drug and prescription information
HIPAA and regulatory compliance (including DEA reporting, FDA required MedGuides)
Full prescription management
Complete third-party claims submissions including adjudication (V5.1, etc)
Failsafe features for safety and accuracy
On-line reconciliations
Drug-file updates
Tailored labels
A/R management
Inventory management
Electronic wholesaler ordering
Bar code scanning
Signature capture
E Prescribing
Auto Dr fax
Complete and accurate drug interaction and other databases
Interfaces for POS, IVR, Automatic Dispensing Systems, reconciliation systems and other important third party products and services And much more
Ultimately, the right software will allow you make better business decisions and give you an edge in the market. A representative
financial model (see Business Case) will help you evaluate the financial impact of pharmacy management software on your business.

Additional software features can include:

Workflow management
Hand held integration for deliveries
Claim resubmission profit maximization programs
Pill imaging
POS integration
And much more

Having the right software will allow you to deliver the highest level patient care while maximizing your profits and allow you to spend more time generating new business.