Avella Specialty Pharmacy announced its second issue of Dispensing Excellence, a publication aimed at healthcare providers and their patients, is now available. The publication is distributed by Avella to educate healthcare providers, nurses, medical assistants and patients how specialty pharmacies support healthcare providers and patients.

The issue consists of articles on the most current topics in the specialty pharmacy industry. Key article topics include an overview of recently approved oncology medications and an illustration and article showcasing the path of a specialty pharmacy prescription from receipt to fulfillment. In addition, the issue addresses the hepatitis C epidemic featuring recently approved treatments and what to look for when patients and providers are selecting a specialty pharmacy. To access the latest issue, visit: http://info.avella.com/de2.

“At Avella Specialty Pharmacy, we take our mission of optimizing patient health through a relentless devotion to clinical excellence seriously. Dispensing Excellence is another way for us to live our mission and connect with our customers and patients,” said John D. Musil, Pharm.D., FACA, Avella founder and CEO.

Specialty pharmacies play a key role in providing patients with complex medical conditions access to medications, and in monitoring those patients to ensure correct usage. Working as a key component of the healthcare system, Avella collaborates with both providers and patients to offer unique solutions to their challenges. More information about Avella and its specialty services can be found at www.avella.com.

About Avella Specialty Pharmacy
Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Avella Specialty Pharmacy is a National Accredited Specialty Pharmacy, providing individualized care and support to patients since 1996. Avella's clinical pharmacists and staff members are experts in managing complex disease states and providing compassionate care. The company offers a nationwide distribution service to complement its retail locations. Avella reached 1,105th on Inc. magazine's 2013 list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the country. In addition, the Arizona Corporate Excellence Awards has named Avella Specialty Pharmacy as the fastest-growing private company based in the state. For more information, please visit www.avella.com.