Mediware and Accreditation Commission for Health Care to Host Specialty Pharmacy Webinar

Lenexa, KS, January 12, 2016-Mediware Information Systems, Inc. and Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) are hosting a free webinar for attendees on January 28, 2016 at 1 p.m. Central (2 p.m. Eastern) to outline how accreditation can help pharmacies achieve compliance, improve patient outcomes, and facilitate greater access to limited drug networks. The webinar is titled, “Accreditation: Your Specialty Pharmacy’s Path to Success.”

In this informative webinar, Andrew Maddigan of ACHC will demonstrate how the accreditation process can help pharmacies proactively address common deficiencies, which will result in safer and more effective drug regimens and cost-effective risk management across networks.

This presentation will help attendees: identify the key components of accreditation and their relevance for specialty pharmacy providers, analyze accreditation from the perspective of payers and manufacturers, and utilize accreditation to enhance operational efficiency and marketing distinction.

“We truly appreciate having the ACHC share their expertise in this in-depth discussion for our customers and industry stakeholders in specialty pharmacy,” said Paul O’Toole, vice president and general manager of Mediware’s Home Care Solutions Division. “Education is vital as this industry continues to evolve and grow, and Mediware stands by supporting the industry through value-added educational materials, software development and forward-thinking ingenuity,” added O’Toole.

Click here to register for this free educational opportunity.

About Mediware:
Mediware delivers interoperable best-of-breed software systems that improve efficiencies and address safety concerns, enabling healthcare organizations to improve care processes while decreasing costs. Core Mediware solutions include blood management technologies for hospitals and blood centers; cell therapy solutions for cord blood banks, cancer treatment centers and research facilities; medication management solutions for hospitals, behavioral health facilities, home medical equipment, infusion and specialty pharmacy providers; business intelligence-based performance management solutions for clinical, regulatory and financial aspects of the broader healthcare market; and rehabilitation therapy and respiratory care solutions. For more information about Mediware products and services, visit our website at www.mediware.com.

About ACHC:
ACHC is a non-profit accreditation organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. The organization has CMS Deeming Authority for Home Health, Hospice, and DMEPOS and a Quality Management System that is certified to ISO 9001:2008. ACHC is the provider’s choice for accreditation because of its personal account advisors; relevant and realistic standards; competitive pricing; and a friendly, consultative approach to accreditation. Accreditation by ACHC reflects an organization’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.

For more information on ACHC’s accreditation programs or to download ACHC accreditation standards, please visit www.achc.org, or contact them at customerservice@achc.org or 855-937-2242.