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Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network Supports Business Growth with Move to Mediware CareTend® Cloud-Based Home Infusion Software

Current Mediware CPR+ software customer advances to CareTend software for advanced reporting 

Lenexa, KS, November 8, 2017 – Mediware Information Systems, Inc., a provider of comprehensive post-acute healthcare software, announces that Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network has licensed Mediware CareTend cloud-based software for its home infusion business.

Cut pharmacy reporting time in half with CareTend!

Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network is a nationwide infusion nursing provider that specializes in administering specialty pharmacy therapies to patients in the comfort of their homes, physicians’ offices, and ambulatory infusion centers. When considering the growth strategy for her business, Cherylann Gregory, founder and CEO of Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network, realized the importance of using a cloud-based software that could scale as her business grows. “We decided to transition to Mediware’s CareTend system after examining several alternatives and found that it is quite simply the best and most flexible platform in the industry. We look forward to using cloud-based technology that will support over business growth plans, in addition to the business intelligence features that will help us in satisfying manufacturer reporting requirements,” says Gregory.

“We appreciate that Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network, a loyal CPR+ customer, has now transitioned to CareTend,” says Paul O’Toole, vice president and general manager of the Home Care Solutions division of Mediware. “CareTend’s powerful business intelligence tools give providers innovation they can use. With new flexibility in how they see and use their data, providers can satisfy payer, manufacturer, and accreditation requirements more quickly and comprehensively than ever before,” he added.

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, and infusion and specialty pharmacy providers; and rehabilitation therapy and respiratory care solutions. For more information about Mediware products and services, visit our website at

Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network:
Specialty Pharmacy Nursing Network (SPNN) is a nationwide nursing network that focuses on the therapy management of patients with rare, chronic disorders.  The organization’s experienced staff consists of CRNI®, OCN®, IgCN®, PICC, and IV-certified nurses who administer specialty pharmacy therapies to patients in the comfort of their home, physician offices and ambulatory infusion centers.

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