Digital health providers join forces to enable home infusion and specialty pharmacy providers to eliminate manual paper processes, increase visibility into pharmacy operations and delivery tracking, and improve patient satisfaction and reimbursement.
NEW YORK (PRWEB) APRIL 20, 2020
Citus Health, a leading digital health solutions provider for the post-acute industry, announced today that it will partner with Virtue Technologies, a provider of post-acute mobile technology workflow management solutions. The partnership will enable home infusion and specialty pharmacy providers with seamless access to the VirtueScript electronic delivery and notification system via the Citus Health platform for improved staff efficiency and patient satisfaction.
“With the increasing need to enable patients with the ability to sign delivery tickets in a contactless fashion and the greater demand for digital patient communications, we are thrilled to partner with Citus Health to deliver an integrated solution with our VirtueScript platform,” said Gibran Ameer, PharmD, CEO, Virtue Technologies. “We look forward to enabling our joint customers with the robust capabilities these two solutions bring to the marketplace.”
Virtue Technologies offers VirtueScript, an innovative electronic delivery system that maximizes efficiency and safety through courier and shipping coordination, route optimization, electronic proof of delivery, reporting, one touch GPS and dialing for couriers. Integrated with the Citus Health platform, home infusion, and specialty pharmacy providers will have access to real-time patient notifications on order status through text messaging or push notifications within the Citus Health mobile application. Providers will also have convenient access to all delivery history for expedited billing, reimbursement, and easy third-party audit requests.
“The integration of VirtueScript with Citus Health further develops this patient engagement tool in a way that provides patients valuable information in today’s digital times. Our patients have instant access to their team of clinicians, ease of submission of inventory, a hearty education center, and now the ability to receive status updates related to their upcoming delivery. This platform is a powerful commitment to our patients, healthcare professionals, and the entire medical community. The integration of the two platforms continues to prove our commitment and delivery of our mission to provide exceptional patient-focused infusion care,” added Erica Smith, BSN, RN, Director, Nursing Services and Michael Bedenbaugh, PharmD, MBA, MS, Director, Pharmacy Services, Intramed Plus.
“During this unprecedented time, it is more important than ever to enable our healthcare providers with the solutions they need to provide the highest levels of remote care,” commented Melissa Kozak, RN, CRNI, CEO and Co-Founder, Citus Health. “We consistently look for innovative partners who complement our solution set and can help drive more value for our mutual customers, which is why we are delighted to partner with the Virtue Technologies team. This partnership will enable our joint home infusion and specialty pharmacy customers with an integrated solution that provides both their organizations and their patients with a seamless experience and real-time access to their critical medication delivery information.”
About Virtue Technologies
Virtue Technologies is a provider of cloud-based software committed to solving the challenges of the highly fragmented pharmacy market. The solutions strive to drive out cost and improve a pharmacy’s revenue cycle by improving staff efficiency, removing waste, increasing patient satisfaction, and providing unparalleled visibility to pharmacy operations. In an environment of shrinking reimbursements, growing audit risk, and persistent demand from patients and caregivers, Virtue Technologies provides the solutions the market demands. For more information, visit https://www.virtuescript.com
About Citus Health
Citus Health is a digital health transformation leader that enables real-time, secure collaboration between patients, care teams, care partners, and family members to optimize the patient experience and positively impact the financial outcome of the care provider. Founded by a post-acute care nurse with domain expertise, and an internationally recognized digital health expert, Citus Health delivers the only comprehensive on-demand digital and mobile platform that sets a new standard of patient, caregiver, family, and partner engagement. For more information, visit https://www.citushealth.com/