BenefitsRx Home Delivery Pharmacy Solution Maximizes Health Outcomes for
WINNIPEG, March 6, 2014 /CNW/ - New research published in the American
Journal of Managed Care shows that patients using home delivery are
11-19 percent more likely to be adherent to their drug therapy than
similar patients who receive their medications through a retail
pharmacy. With that in mind, BenefitsRx's proactive adherence program
is intended to help patients keep to their medication programs.
"Poor medication adherence is a widespread issue for Canadians," said
Paul Clark, president of BenefitsRx. "The reason for non-compliance of
drug therapy range from concerns about side effects to high
The BenefitsRx adherence program proactively calls patients for refill
reminders, arranges for renewals from the doctor, transfers
prescriptions, and resolves any issues with the order prior to filling.
Adds Clark, "When integrated with other PBM services from BenefitsRx,
home delivery can increase compliance, the use of generics and
adherence to formulary structures."
BenefitsRx home delivery uses a high volume mail order fulfillment
approach that streamlines the supply chain, improves accuracy, and
significantly reduces the cost of production.
For plan sponsors, home delivery is an important element of an overall
strategy for improving patient care and controlling plan costs. An
effective home delivery program can save plan sponsors as much as 20
percent on their pharmacy benefit spend.
BenefitsRx is a Canadian company dedicated to the needs of Canadian
employers, unions, associations, or other groups looking to improve
drug coverage for their members. The mission of the company is to
achieve the best possible health outcomes for plan members with the
most cost-effective drug therapies.
For further information:
Director, Customer Relations, BenefitsRx
855-220-6922 - firstname.lastname@example.org