PrescribeWellness and Chapman University Open Wellness Center at Irvine’s Rinker Campus

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Grand Opening event October 29 with free flu shots, refreshments, raffle prizes and more

IRVINE, Calif.— October 9, 2018—PrescribeWellness and Chapman University’s School of Pharmacy (CUSP) announced the opening of the PrescribeWellness Center at Chapman’s Rinker Health Science Campus in Irvine, CA. Among the services the center offers are:

  • Vaccinations and Flu Shots
  • Travel Health Consulting
  • Family Planning Consulting
  • Smoking Cessation Support
  • Wellness Concierge

The goal of the PrescribeWellness Center at the Chapman Rinker campus is to deliver advanced pharmacy services to nearby businesses and their employees to help people develop and maintain their wellness. Also, the center will operate as a learning laboratory and “pharmacy of the future” to better provide patient-centric care.

“The PrescribeWellness Center at CUSP is not only a tremendous service to the community, but it shows the strength of Chapman’s growth trajectory in health and pharmaceutical sciences,” said Ron Jordan, R.Ph. FAPhA, founding dean of Chapman’s School of Pharmacy. “Chapman’s School of Pharmacy is committed to creating practice-ready graduates who are well-equipped to serve as vital members in team-based patient care.”

“With patient-centric care playing such an integral role in the pharmacy profession, this unique venture is set to provide an exceptional opportunity for pharmacy students, priming our future healthcare leaders. In addition, the Center’s progressive vision sets the stage for becoming a community healthcare destination,” said Poonam Gandhi, associate director of pharmacy operations for PrescribeWellness and pharmacist-in-charge of the PrescribeWellness Center.

The PrescribeWellness Center at CUSP will open its doors mid-September with an official Grand Opening event open to the public on Monday, October 29 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Guests can learn more about the services offered, plus have access to a free flu shot (limited availability) and other health screenings. The festivities will continue into the evening with appetizers, beverages, raffle prizes and more.

Media and local businesses are welcome to attend. Click here to RSVP. 

The state-of-the-art facility is located on Chapman University’s Rinker Health Science campus in Irvine at 9501 Jeronimo Rd, Irvine, California, and includes consultation areas, a private consultation room and dynamic visual displays for educational events. The Center is by appointment only, and is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The clinical team is also available to perform clinical services for employees onsite at their offices.

For more information, call 800-329-1477 or email bewell@prescribewellness.com.

About the Chapman University School of Pharmacy

Established in 2013, Chapman University’s School of Pharmacy (CUSP), the first in Orange County is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). The intends to become a recognized leader in pharmacy and patient safety initiatives that deliver an avant-garde approach to education, healthcare, and research. CUSP will educate and develop the next generation of pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists to improve health by engaging in team-based, patient safety-focused, health care and conducting transformative research and scholarship.

About Chapman University

Founded in 1861, Chapman University is rated fifth in the Best Regional Universities West rankings by U.S. News & World Report. The universities 10 schools and colleges enroll approximately 6,400 undergraduate and 2,100 graduate students studying business; the performing arts; science and technology; education; communication; film and media arts; pharmacy; the health sciences; the humanities and social sciences; and law. Based in the city of Orange, California, Chapman University also includes the Rinker Health Sciences campus in Irvine. In 2020, the University will open its 11th college, the Fowler School of Engineering, in its newest facility, the Keck Center for Science and Engineering.

About PrescribeWellness

PrescribeWellness is a leading cloud-based patient relationship management solution company that inspires collaboration between pharmacies, payers, providers, pharmaceutical companies, and patients for better health. PrescribeWellness enables cooperation between disparate healthcare systems for better health across America by connecting patients to locally owned community pharmacies. Its proprietary cloud-based platform empowers pharmacists to provide more effective preventive healthcare services, which improve medication adherence, chronic disease management, transitions in care and population health. With data integration and behavioral science as the foundation, PrescribeWellness software solutions position the pharmacist at the center of community healthcare prevention. Inc. 5000 named PrescribeWellness one of America’s Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies for the past three years. For more information, please visit www.prescribewellness.com.

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PrescribeWellness Media Contact:
Lauren Cole
lcole@prescribewellness.com
800-960-8147 Ext. 803

Chapman University Media Contact:
Sheri Ledbetter
sledbett@chapman.edu
(714) 289-3143



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