Selecting a forward-thinking and innovative partner like PharmaPoint affords us the opportunity to offer new services to our patients, says Cheryl Reinking, Chief Nursing Officer, El Camino Hospital.
Birmingham, Ala. (PRWEB)
September 28, 2017
PharmaPoint is proud to announce that El Camino Hospital is the newest client to open a point-of-care pharmacy and roll out XchangePoint, the company’s integrated workflow management system supporting medication optimization across care transitions.
Located in Mountain View California’s Silicon Valley, El Camino Hospital is a nonprofit, community hospital and healthcare organization with campuses in Mountain View and Los Gatos. The organization is recognized with numerous awards and honors for outstanding healthcare, technological innovation and community service. The point-of-care pharmacy is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2018 in the lobby retail space of the Mountain View hospital.
“We are extremely excited about this partnership with El Camino Hospital,” says Mike Plaia, PharmaPoint CEO. “Everything this organization does is based on the belief that improved technology leads to improved patient care. The addition of an onsite outpatient pharmacy and incorporation of XchangePoint’s acute care platform will provide integrated workflow management of bedside delivery of discharge medications, bedside consultation and pharmacy-led medication reconciliation to enhance the dynamic healthcare services El Camino Hospital already delivers.”
XchangePoint is a SaaS platform designed for pharmacy and care team members to drive medication optimization for at-risk patients in the acute, post-acute and ambulatory care settings. By taking a targeted and proactive approach to medication management, the system will enable El Camino Hospital to close gaps in care resulting in improved patient outcomes, reduced hospital readmissions and increased patient satisfaction.
“Our clinicians and care teams continuously look for ways to improve the patient’s experience and enhance healthcare services,” says Cheryl Reinking, Chief Nursing Officer, El Camino Hospital. “Selecting a forward-thinking and innovative partner like PharmaPoint affords us the opportunity to offer new services to our patients. The ease and…