CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Specialty Pharmacy Times®, the leading journal for the specialty pharmacy industry and the most-read publication among specialty pharmacists and pharmacy professionals, in collaboration with Zitter Health Insights (ZHI), announced the finalists and winners of the Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Awards.
“We are thrilled to recognize these two organizations for their commitment to the field of specialty pharmacy,” said Brian Haug, president of Pharmacy & Healthcare Communications LLC, under parent company of MJH Associates, Inc. “Their dedication to facilitate the highest-quality care not only benefits the patients but also propels the specialty pharmacy industry.”
The following winners were selected based on the results from the ZHI 2017 Patient Satisfaction Survey (January-December 2017) in two categories:
PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy
Humana Specialty Pharmacy, a company that is dedicated to delivering and coordinating high-quality care. With a reputation for innovation and providing patients with the latest treatment options and easy entry into the clinical programs, Humana Specialty Pharmacy put patient satisfaction and care first.
Non-PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy
PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy invests heavily in improving patient outcomes. The organization is designed around a patient-centric culture with a guiding philosophy, “Focus on the Patient, and the rest will follow.” Their dedication to patient satisfaction goes beyond clinical care and includes financial counseling, quality improvement, accreditation and technology.
The finalists for the PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy category are AcariaHealth and US Specialty Care. BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy, Credena Health, Elwyn Pharmacy and Senderra Specialty Pharmacy were the chosen finalists for the Non-PBM/Payer Specialty Pharmacy category.
Created by Zitter Health Insights and Specialty Pharmacy Times®, The Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award honors specialty pharmacies for their commitment to patients. This award represents the highest quality in customer service and optimal patient care by a specialty pharmacy. The criteria for this award were formulated by an external committee comprising individuals representing pharmaceutical manufacturers, payers, trade organizations, consultants and equity research firms.
About Specialty Pharmacy Times®
Specialty Pharmacy Times® is a leading industry journal serving the business and practice of specialty pharmaceuticals and therapy. Published by Pharmacy Times, the journal focuses on key areas surrounding specialty pharmaceuticals and the enhanced practice needs of pharmacists in this arena. The journal is available at SpecialtyPharmacyTimes.com. Specialty Pharmacy Times® is published by MJH Associates, Inc., a leading provider of health care publications, research, information and education.
About Zitter Health Insights
Zitter Health Insights (ZHI) combines expert analysis with syndicated subscription research to optimize patient access to pharmaceuticals. Since 1989, ZHI has provided insights to help life science companies, specialty pharmacies, and managed care organizations get the right drugs to the right patients.