News and Events

Merry Christmas from Waltz Pharmacy

“In keeping tradition, we have begun sending our valued customers truffles. Thank you all for your business in 2013! Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! From the staff at Waltz Long Term Care Pharmacy.” Learn More »

Reducing Waste with 3ml Insulin Vials

In an effort to reduce waste and lower our customers cost, Waltz Long Term Care Pharmacy will now be dispensing Humulin N, Humulin R, Humulin 70/30 and Humalog in 3 ml vials (300 units). We will continue to stock and dispense the larger 10 ml (1000 units) and will only dispense these smaller vials when appropriate. If you have skilled patients using less than 300 units of any of the insulins listed above we will dispense the 3 ml vial. If you have a non-skilled resident using less than 600 units per month we will dispense two of the 3 ml vials. For any residents that are on a sliding scale protocol, we will calculate the maximum units per day being administered per the sliding scale and will dispense the appropriate sized vial of insulin accordingly. If you have any Learn More »

MHCA Fall Conference October 15th-17th

Dean, Tracey, Tami and Donna enjoyed another year attending MCHA Fall Conference at the Samoset Resort in Rockport, Maine. Learn More »

Testimonial: Providing the Tools to Improve Resident Care

Ellen R. “Waltz LTC continuously provides us with the tools to improve resident care and operate more efficiently. We especially appreciate their training and championing of reordering by barcodes. Our staff and Med Techs agree – Waltz is great!” — Ellen R. (RN — Lakewood Continuing Care)   Learn More »

Maine Office of Substance Abuse / PDMP require SS# for Controlled substance fill

Maine Office of Substance Abuse and PDMP now require Social Security Numbers to be on file for Controlled substance filling. Pharmacy staff will be calling for Patients Social Security Number with regards to Controlled Substance filling if the patients Social Security Number is not on file. Thank you Learn More »

Testimonial: Waltz on the Front Lines of Resident Care

Mark Jacobs “On the front lines of resident care, Waltz Pharmacy really understands the ins and outs of this industry. Cited at our last survey for not pursuing gradual dose reduction (GDR) on a hospice resident, our Waltz consultant pharmacist provided an excellent summary of why a facility should not seek GDRs as aggressively on hospice residents, and the deficiency was dropped on appeal.” — Mark A. Jacobs (Administrator — Victorian Villa Rehabilitation and Living Center)   Learn More »

Testimonial: Waltz Long-Term Care — A Strategic Partner

M.Conley “The difference between Waltz LTC and other pharmacies is night and day. By developing new systems, suggesting process improvements, working directly with physicians and advocating for residents, Waltz greatly contributes to our excellent resident care. Every service is of the highest quality from order accuracy to seamless billing, responsive customer service and consistent, professional delivery. And their pharmacist consultants are exceptional, making them a true partner of our organization.” — Maureen Conley (Director of Operations — Medical Care Development, Inc.) Learn More »

Pharmacists Complete National IV Certification Program

Guardian Logo Cathy Yurek, R.Ph, and Courtney Oland, R.Ph, are among seven nationally certified pharmacists at Waltz Long Term Care. Learn More »

Family-owned Pharmacy Evolves in Changing Industry

Dean Jacobs and Courtney Oland, co-owners of Waltz Long Term Care Pharmacy Bangor Daily News
November 2, 2012
In this video interview, Dean Jacobs and Courtney Oland discuss how Waltz Long Term Care Pharmacy has re-positioned itself in a new market. Learn More »

Fall Maine Health Care Association Conference

Conference attendance scheduled for October 16-18, 2012. Learn More »