- Press Release
May 02, 2018: Birmingham, Ala. – PharmaPoint is proud to announce today’s grand opening of El Camino Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy. The nonprofit, community hospital and healthcare organization will also utilize XchangePoint for its bedside delivery of discharge medication program.
“We are thrilled to partner with El Camino Hospital to provide outpatient pharmacy services to their patients,” said Mike Plaia, CEO of PharmaPoint. “The addition of a pharmacist as an integral member of a patient’s care team drives medication optimization for those at-risk in the acute, post-acute and ambulatory care settings. The end results are what every quality healthcare provider desires - improved patient outcomes, reduced hospital readmissions and increased patient satisfaction.”
XchangePoint will utilize healthcare analytics to provide strategic data that will drive results within El Camino Hospital.
- Interventions are tracked and display both areas of success and needed improvement
- Detailed data at the patient level can be drilled down to easily and efficiently
- Data is stratified by facility, payer, provider and disease state
- Monitoring reports for medication adherence metrics and healthcare quality measures are available in real time
“The El Camino Hospital team is excited to see the doors of our new outpatient pharmacy open today,” says Cheryl Reinking, Chief Nursing Officer of El Camino Hospital. “Our partnership with PharmaPoint is going to allow us to offer our patients a truly integrated healthcare experience, providing an effective bedside delivery program, and medication synchronization and prescription management programs. XchangePoint is the platform we need to proactively drive improved adherence for better outcomes and reduced risks on behalf of our valued patients.”
El Camino Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy is located in Suite 1B20 on the Mountain View campus.
PharmaPoint is an innovative technology-enabled pharmacy management and software company focused on the outpatient retail pharmacy for hospitals, health systems, physician groups, self-insured corporations and municipalities. PharmaPoint is committed to completing the care continuum, thereby improving patient health and satisfaction, reducing healthcare costs and providing a source of ancillary income. Recognized as one of the most innovative, inspiring and fastest growing private companies for five consecutive years (2013-2017) by Inc. Magazine, PharmaPoint is currently managing pharmacies across the United States. PharmaPoint is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. For more information about our company, please visit www.pharmapoint.com.
About El Camino Hospital
El Camino Hospital is an acute-care, 443-bed, nonprofit and locally governed organization with campuses in Mountain View and Los Gatos, California. Key medical specialties include cancer, heart and vascular, men’s health, mental health, neuroscience, orthopedic and spine, senior health, urology, and the first Women's Hospital in Northern California. The hospital is recognized as a national leader in the use of health information technology and wireless communications, and has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center as well as three consecutive ANCC Magnet Recognitions for Nursing Care.