LISLE, IL, Dec. 16 /CNW/ - SXC Health Solutions, a leading provider of pharmacy benefit management (PBM) products and services, has been recognized with two 2010 eHealthcare Leadership Awards for its member website, myinformedRx.com. The website, which provides members with immediate access to personalized content, received the platinum-level award for Best Design and the gold award for Best Interactive website.
"We are pleased that myinformedRx has been recognized as an effective consumer engagement tool," said John Romza, EVP, Research and Development and CTO of SXC. "Our website makes it more convenient for members to obtain meaningful and personalized content that helps them live healthier lives, save money and receive enhanced care for themselves and their families."
Using myinformedRx.com, members can view their medication histories, locate in-plan pharmacies, perform test copays for prescriptions, keep online journals of medications and health contacts and read detailed drug information.
"A popular feature of myinformedRx is the 'What's My Copay Tool," Mr. Romza added. "The tool allows members to quickly determine what their copays would be at specific pharmacies. Coupled with real-time responses to copay inquiries and highlighted mail order and generic pricing differences, members have all the information they need to take advantage of opportunities for cost savings."
Nearly 1,300 healthcare organizations entered the 2010 eHealthcare Leadership Awards program, which exclusively recognizes the best websites of pharmaceutical and medical equipment firms, healthcare organizations, online health companies and suppliers and business improvement initiatives. An independent panel of judges rated SXC's site against others in its category, evaluating the website's ability to deliver an engaging experience, provide access to key site information, present a clear brand message and offer excellent usability. SXC was recognized in the Other Healthcare Sites category of the competition.
The awards were presented at the 14th annual Healthcare Internet Conference in Las Vegas on November 17. SXC is also recognized for this achievement in the December issue of eHealthcare Strategy & Trends.
About SXC Health Solutions Corp.
SXC Health Solutions Corp. is a leading provider of pharmacy benefits management (PBM) services and Health Care Information Technology (HCIT) solutions to the healthcare benefits management industry. The Company's product offerings and solutions combine a wide range of PBM services and software applications, application service provider (ASP) processing services and professional services, designed for many of the largest organizations in the pharmaceutical supply chain, such as health plans, employers, federal, state and local governments, pharmacy benefit managers, retail pharmacy chains and other healthcare intermediaries. SXC is headquartered in Lisle, Illinois with 13 locations in the US and Canada. For more information please visit www.sxc.com.
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