WEXFORD, Penn., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Pharmacy Systems, Inc., an industry leader in the provision of technology enabled pharmacy solutions to senior healthcare facilities, announced today the appointment of Richard Scardina as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Scardina has served on the Millennium Board of Directors since October 2007. Most recently he was self-employed as an independent consultant after serving as an executive with Caremark Rx, Inc.
Gary Duty, a founder of the company, will continue to serve as the company's President and a Director. Mr. Duty commented that, "Mr. Scardina is joining the company at an exciting time as we embark on an expansion plan which will include 8-10 new markets over the next three years. Rich's background and knowledge of organic business growth will be key to our successful deployment in new markets."
Mr. Scardina stated, "Millennium provides the only truly integrated solution offering computerized order entry, automated dispensing, and electronic barcode-based administration of each patient's medications with proven performance across a sizable customer base. It greatly improves patient safety, compliance and nursing efficiency. I am very excited to be joining the company at this time and look forward to working with Gary and the management team as we quickly expand into new markets."
Millennium Pharmacy Systems provides pharmacy and technology services to the long-term care industry including skilled nursing and assisted-living facilities. Its institutional investors include CHL Medical Partners, Boulder Ventures, Essex Woodlands Health Ventures and Ascension Health Ventures.
Visit the Millennium Pharmacy Systems Web site (http://www.mpsrx.com) for more information.
|SOURCE Millennium Pharmacy Systems, Inc.|
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