SWARTZ CREEK, Mich., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy today announced Ken Visser has joined the company's sales and marketing team as National Accounts Manager of Multiple Sclerosis. Visser works directly with Steve Chaffee R.Ph., Senior Vice President of Business Development, and with Mark Neville, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Visser is responsible for the development and national launch of Diplomat's Multiple Sclerosis Navigator(TM) program. The drug therapy management program increases access to MS drugs; and, through direct patient contact and physician coordination, also improves compliance and tolerance to MS drugs.
"Ken brings a high level of energy, capability and dedication to our Diplomat team," said Chaffee. "As he reaches out and educates the healthcare community about our industry leading MS program, physicians and especially MS patients will benefit as they discover the services Diplomat offers."
"Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy is uniquely poised to substantially impact the current nature of pharmacy care and service in Multiple Sclerosis," Visser said. It really is an honor to pilot the introduction of the MS Navigator drug therapy management program and eNAV(TM) patient care software to patients, payors, prescribers and manufacturers."
Diplomat developed their exclusive eNAV (eNavigator Software System) program to cover a spectrum of disease states. The interactive software houses the core pieces of the company's pre-existing high-touch patient care models and transcends them into the digital world.
Before joining Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, Visser performed business development and marketing communications functions in both the technology and pharmaceutical industries. He has significant experience in the development of sales partnerships, coordinating integrated offerings from multiple organizations. Additionally, Visser's experiences include the direction of marketing support and consulting on the creation of marketing initiatives. He earned a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Michigan as well as a Master's Degree from Western Michigan University.
About Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy
Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy is a privately held health care organization focusing on complete medication management programs for patients with serious and chronic conditions. Key programs include: Oncology, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, Multiple Sclerosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Psoriasis. Other specialty areas include Transplant, Fertility, Dialysis Medication Management, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy and Specialty Compounding. The company's Health Services division specializes in Disease Management programs for Chronic Kidney Disease patients, as well as Home and Out-Patient Infusion.
With locations in Flint and Grand Rapids, MI; Cleveland, OH; Chicago,
IL; and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; Diplomat services the specialty pharmacy
needs of patients and physicians nationwide.
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