Remedi SeniorCare® Wins Ohio State Board of Pharmacy’s First and Only Approval for Electronic Prescribing in State of Ohio
BALTIMORE, Md., Jan. 9, 2012 —Remedi SeniorCare, one of the nation’s largest independent long-term care (LTC) pharmacy providers to skilled nursing, assisted living and retirement communities, announced that effective Dec. 22, 2011, it is the first and only long-term care pharmacy to have its electronic order entry software approved by the Ohio State Board of Pharmacy for electronic prescribing.
“This is an incredibly important milestone for Remedi SeniorCare,” said Remedi’s President and CEO Michael Bronfein. “Known across the country to hold medication software systems to a high standard, Ohio is recognized as the ‘acid test’ for such system approvals. After a rigorous series of evaluations, comments by State representatives were highly complimentary of the Remedi product and its focus on safety. Remedi’s ability to secure the State’s approval for this system on its first attempt is a strong endorsement of the quality, safety and value of our eOE service provides our customers.”
Laurel Health Care Company, Remedi’s largest customer, has agreed to pilot the software in its Ohio facilities. Because Remedi believes strongly in the value of its innovative software solutions, the company is offering customers a 60-day free trial without obligation.
About Remedi SeniorCare®
Remedi SeniorCare®, a leading-edge pharmacy provider, enables long-term care facilities to deliver better business results and provide exceptional resident-centered care. At the forefront of implementing high-tech advancements for the industry, Remedi redefined medication administration and management with the launch of the Paxit® automated medication dispensing system delivering superior accuracy, efficiency and medication cost reduction. Remedi’s online and electronic tools via MyRemedi® web portal and Connexit™ electronic data interchange further drive business management efficiency and overall cost reduction. Remedi supports nearly 25,000 residents across eight states with RapidResponse℠ customer service, ensuring prompt access to medication delivery, expertise and comprehensive support. For more information, visit www.RemediRx.com.