Other states, including Texas have considered similar measures, and Georgia has already approved a similar bill to institute Medicaid ID cards with biometric technology. Meanwhile, Medbox is currently working on targeted acquisitions within the healthcare technology sector that will help shape the landscape of sensible medication dispensing nationwide that will demand accountability without creating a nuisance to valid consumers.
"Biometric identification like ours has been thoroughly tested and proven as an effective means not only to eliminate fraud, but also to increase the speed of processing a patient or a transaction, thereby improving productivity and enhancing the level of service delivered," stated Dr. Bruce Bedrick , CEO of Medbox, Inc. "Whether at the state level, such as New York's Medicaid program, or at the corporate level such as at a Walgreen's or Rite Aid, Medbox stands ready to deliver products, software, systems and consultation to limit abuse and improve the consumer experience."
About Medbox, Inc:
Medbox is a leader in the development, sales and service of automated, biometrically controlled dispensing and storage systems for medicine and merchandise. Medbox has offices throughout the world, including New York, Arizona, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Tokyo, London and Toronto, and has their corporate headquarters in Los Angeles.
Medbox provides their patented systems, software and consulting services to pharmacies, dispensaries, urgent care centers, drug rehab clinics, hospitals, prison systems, hospice fa
|SOURCE Medbox, Inc.|
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