For Immediate Release
PrescribeWellness and PFOA Announce Partnership: Bring Customer Loyalty and Patient Adherence Tools to Community Pharmacy
February 25, 2015 (Irvine, CA) – Pharmacy Franchisees & Owners Association (PFOA), a member-owned buying cooperative for independent pharmacies, announces their partnership with PrescribeWellness, the SaaS Company with a cloud-based platform that delivers efficient patient communications and other services to community pharmacists.
“We are excited to announce our new partnership with PrescribeWellness. PFOA members are focused on improving patient engagement, adherence, and Star Ratings,” stated David Mayper, Executive Director of PFOA. “PrescribeWellness solutions will provide our members with simple-to-use tools to help them do just that.”
PrescribeWellness offers innovative technological solutions designed to elevate the community pharmacist’s role in providing preventative healthcare services. Their software makes it easier for pharmacies to build a customer loyalty and provide extended services such as appointment-based medication delivery. PrescribeWellness solutions improve the patient’s medication adherence and the pharmacy’s Star Ratings.
“As the American healthcare system continues to shift its focus from sickness to prevention,” said Al Babbington President and Co-Founder of PrescribeWellness, “it is critical for independent pharmacies to build patient relationships focused on medication adherence and chronic disease management. PrescribeWellness’ intuitive software tools are helping pharmacies better prepare for this transition.”
“Our mission is to improve the health of Americans and we’ve been focused on empowering community pharmacies to lead that charge, “ added Tony Thuyen, Co-Founder of PrescribeWellness. “Our partnership with PFOA will allow us to continue to help, while educating their members on ways to improve medication adherence and Star Ratings. Together, we are going to inspire their members to advance the role of community pharmacists.”
About Pharmacy Franchisees & Owners Association (PFAO)
Pharmacy Franchisees & Owners Association was formed in 2004 when a group of 37 Medicine Shoppe® franchise owners organized to discuss problems with their franchisor. The group has since grown to over 400 independent and franchise pharmacy owners. For more information, please visit www.pfoai.org.