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Curtis Pharmacy - A Better Way

By Kevin Brown

Curtis Pharmacy, locally owned and operated by Pharmacists Erich and Tina Cushey, deliver on their promise to offer customers “A Better Way.” Serving Washington County for more than 100 years, Curtis Pharmacy has locations in Washington and Claysville.

“We provide all the benefits of a major pharmacy, combined with the personalized care and concern that comes from four generations of serving families in the area,” says Erich Cushey. “Plus, you’ll always find our staff willing to take the time to help and explain options that are right for you and your budget.”

A Better Way
Central to their business success is “A Better Way,” a personalized medication management program that provides custom packaging, medication refills and delivery. After scheduling to have medication refills on the same day every month for convenience, customers decide how they want their medications packaged and they choose its delivery method – in-store pickup or in-home delivery.

The custom packaging alerts customers when to take their medication and the proper dosage makes medication maintenance worry-free. Packaging options include multi-dose packages, vials, and blister packs.

“A Better Way eliminates the need to make multiple trips to the pharmacy, calling the doctor for refills, and waiting in long lines,” notes Tina Cushey. “It’s easy, there’s no extra cost and delivery is free.”

Patient Services
Among other pharmacy services, Curtis Pharmacy offers Medicare Part D consultations to assist in finding the right Medicare Part D program, high-deductible prescription coverage assistance, and affordable prescription prices for those do not have health insurance.

“Our professional team of pharmacists reviews your medication on Medicare's website to help you find the lowest premium and deductible, coupled with the best coverage possible for your medications,” Erich says.

If you take vitamins and supplements, quality products are available from Douglas Labs, Nutritional Frontiers, Vinco, and Solutions Rx. Curtis Pharmacy also sells affordable diabetic testing supplies.

Need to be vaccinated? Curtis Pharmacy offers flu, pneumonia, shingles, and tetanus shots. If you need a blood test, customers can have blood draws done at the Claysville location in conjunction with the Washington Health System.

You’ll also find cards and gifts for any occasion from vendors like Swan Creek Candles, Ty, Willow Tree, Corkcicle, a full selection of country/primitives featuring Primitives by Kathy, and even Sarris Candy for your sweet tooth.

Prescriber Services
For prescribers, Curtis Pharmacy is committed to patient medication adherence. No matter how difficult or non-compliant the patient may be, the pharmacists at Curtis Pharmacy can help improve your practice’s quality outcomes. Through “A Better Way,” customized packaging helps your patients manage their medications.

Curtis Pharmacy can also help prescribers’ staff with time-consuming insurance prior authorizations.

“We offer customized compounding for prescribers including alternate dosage forms, supply unavailable, HRT, dental, pain, wound care, and even veterinary compounding,” Erich says.

Their extensive array of custom compounding services includes products for women’s health, men’s health, pediatrics, wound care, dermatology, oral and dental care, pain management, and veterinary. Visit the Curtis Pharmacy website at www.curtispharmacy.com for more information.

See For Yourself
“Our goal at Curtis Pharmacy is ensure that all our customers receive the personalized service each one deserves,” says Tina. “That’s why Curtis Pharmacy has been meeting the pharmacy needs of Washington County residents for more than 100 years.”

Come see for yourself! Curtis Pharmacy is located in Washington at 869 Henderson Avenue - (724) 245-3520 and in Claysville at 306 Main Street - (724) 245-3520. Visit Curtis Pharmacy online at www.curtispharmacy.com.

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