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Setup a Flu prevention endcap with hand sanitizers, lysol, immunity products.
Display Idea: “Cold and Flu HQ” featuring Theraflu, lozenges, tissues, teas
Counter displays should include lip balms, hand sanitizers, and purse sized hand lotions
Cross merchandise toothbrushes in cough and cold. Add a sign “Throw away germs and change your toothbrush”
January has a lot of OTC price changes. Confirm your pricing.
Do a competition price check on OTC items that may be slumping in sales.
Fraud Alert: Getting used to writing a new year on your documents? For 2020, don’t take a shortcut. Writing just “20” on checks or contracts could leave you open for fraud, experts say. Auditors and lawyers around the country are advising people to write the full year out when writing the date.
Remind patients you can sync families together with your adherance program.
Clear out any christmas merchandise. Discount candy at buy 2 get 1 free vs 75% off.
Prep for Feb’s American Heart Month by stocking up on CoQ 10, omega 3, green tea, garlic, low dose aspirin & vitamin D.
Do you have a inclement weather policy? Create a plan that includes communication with staff and patients, and don’t forget social media!