Navigation Links
Talyst Reaches Major Milestone: 500 Implementations in Long-Term Care, Acute Care and Corrections
Date:5/26/2010

Talyst demos InsiteRx Remote Dispensing System™ at ASCP as one option for addressing health reform’s new medication waste reduction mandates

Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) May 26, 2010 -- Talyst Inc. announced today that it has surpassed 500 customers of its world-class software and proven hardware components to enhance efficiency, provide greater inventory control, and improve patient safety in healthcare environments. Talyst, exhibiting this week at the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) 32nd Mid-Year Conference and Exhibition, has served acute care hospitals and integrated healthcare companies since 2002. In 2009 it leveraged its expertise in pharmacy automation to build unique systems designed specifically to address the needs of long-term care facilities and correctional institutions.

At ASCP Talyst will demo the InSiteRx™ Remote Dispensing System, an on-location automated remote dispensing technology specifically designed for long-term care facilities. The recently-passed Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (March 23, 2010) mandates the use of specific uniform dispensing techniques, “such as weekly, daily, or automated dose dispensing” to reduce waste in this market.

“While we’re waiting in the wings for the new short cycle fill, or ‘7-day-or-less,’ mandates to take effect January 1, 2012, we’re excited to share with pharmacies the remote dispensing options available to them today,” said Carla Corkern, Talyst CEO. “With automated technologies such as InSiteRx, Talyst is able to provide multi-dose, on-demand medication dispensing with patient-specific packaging, empowering facilities to virtually eliminate waste and reduce medication errors.”

For example: Wellfount Pharmacy in Indianapolis services long-term care facilities and has implemented InSiteRx technology. The InSiteRx units dispense medications in patient-specific, multi-dose packages, right before the medication pass.

"In this industry, there is a significant amount of waste," said Paul Leamon, president and chief executive officer of Wellfount Pharmacy. According to Leamon, InsiteRx is enabling Wellfount to achieve a 90 percent decrease in the number of returned medications, which otherwise would have resulted in large amounts of waste.

“We are thrilled to provide so many pharmacies and customers with innovative technologies that will improve the way medications are handled across the country,” said Corkern. “Our customers, all 500-plus, are every-day reminders that change will happen. We want to get out there now and help other pharmacy and facility executives effectively plan to meet the new law’s requirements by 2012.”

About Talyst
Talyst is engineering the safer pharmacy. The company was founded in 2002 to provide automated medication management systems to acute care hospital pharmacies. The following year Talyst launched AutoPharm®, the innovative software platform designed to drive a complete suite of medication storage, packaging, refrigeration, and barcoding hardware.

As of 2010, Talyst has installed automated systems in more than 500 acute care hospitals, integrated healthcare companies, long-term care facilities, and corrections facilities. Talyst is dedicated to delivering world-class software and proven hardware components to enhance efficiency, provide greater inventory control, and improve patient safety in all care environments.

Michael Ann Thomas
RH Strategic    
mthomas(at)rhstrategic(dot)com or
773-961-7340

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/05/prweb4053584.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. BIA and Catalyst Release Per-Document Review & Hosting, a Cost-Effective Package
2. Roche and Catalyst Resources Team to Explore RIA Healthcare Collaboration Solutions for Enhanced Clinical Diagnosis and Education
3. Talyst and MultiCare Partner to Improve Patient Safety
4. Talyst and RXinnovate Partner on Pharmacy Automation Implementation
5. Health Savings Account Enrollment Reaches Ten Million
6. Safe & Secure Online Pharmacy Viamedic.com; Reaches Milestone of 1.5 Million Orders Processed
7. All Aboard! Danish Artist, Kajsa Vala Debut Album, Your Train, Reaches #15 In Its 2nd Week - Cashbox Magazine
8. Sinus Dynamics Reaches Milestone with Treatment of Nasal Allergy, Sinus Infection, Acute and Chronic Sinusitis Treating 25,000th Patient
9. Medical Marketing Newsletter Reaches 10,000 Subscribers
10. Sigma-Aldrich Reaches Agreement to Sell Pfizers Bioactive Small Molecule Compounds
11. Save the Children Reaches More than 500,000 Children and Adults Two Months After Haiti Earthquake
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... On the heels of Thinksport’s award-winning sunscreen they’ve used the same scientific approach ... works! , Countless deodorants flood the aisles that contain harmful chemicals that should ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... 2017 North American CAREGiverSM of the Year for her extraordinary compassion and lifelong ... its 60,000 North American professional caregivers for the prestigious award each year – ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... , ... April 27, 2017 , ... Goodcents Deli Fresh ... in the Lincoln, Neb. area this year. , The first new location will ... second location will open at 84th and Northern Lights Drive this fall. And the ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... 27, 2017 , ... Are you investing in the safety of your friends ... during the summer. While most of us assume this type of accident will never ... few people are taking the time to learn how to respond effectively or prevent ...
(Date:4/26/2017)... MN (PRWEB) , ... April 26, 2017 , ... ... that improve supply management in hospitals, today announced it has completed a round ... Black Granite Capital LLC and its partners. Black Granite Capital is a growth ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... YORK , April 19, 2017 The Mobile ... to showcase a healthy CAGR during the forecast period ... type in the global digital mobile X-Ray devices market, which ... Mn in 2017, expanding at a CAGR of 7% over ... absolute $ opportunity of more than US$ 100 Mn in ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  Vanderbilt University Medical ... patients in Nashville , Tennesse have ... Esophageal Sphincter Stimulation for GERD (LESS GERD) trial. The ... provide long-term reflux control by restoring normal function to ... 65 million people in the United States ...
(Date:4/19/2017)...  New research provides evidence that an old drug may ... study released today that will be presented at the ... Boston , April 22 to 28, 2017. ... disease, the oral drug levodopa has long been considered the ... the disease progresses, the effects of the medication can partially ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: