County Commissioners Approve Agreement Effective July 1, 2020
June 3, 2020 – Pittsburgh, PA – Grane Rx–the leading provider of senior care pharmacy solutions–is awarded Lehigh County’s Independent Prescription Services contract. Grane Rx was among ten applicants and ultimately chosen to serve the county’s two nursing facilities, Cedarbrook – Allentown & Cedarbrook – Fountain Hill Senior Care & Rehab.
Applicants were evaluated on 16 criteria including: experience, disaster recovery and business continuity preparedness, ease of EHR integration, customer portal features and their medication tracking systems. Grane Rx was selected based on its deep level of experience and proven system capabilities.
In addition to providing pharmacy services, Grane Rx brings best-in-class medication management practices, enhanced safety and precision technologies and access to critical information to Cedarbrook and its facilities.
Grane Rx will have an onsite resource center in the Cedarbrook facility for elevated on-premise support. The transition to Grane Rx will be effective July 1st, 2020.
“It’s an honor to have been selected by Lehigh County to fulfill their pharmacy needs. With more than 25 years experience in senior pharmacy care, industry leading technology and a seasoned team of dedicated pharmacists, nurses and operation specialists, we’re able to expertly service all of Cedarbrook’s pharmacy needs,” said Grane Rx COO Bob Rowland.
Cedarbrook provides a broad spectrum of services to Lehigh County residents ranging from independent care, short-term rehabilitation and memory support to traditional long-term care and hospice.
About Grane Rx
Grane Rx is a high-touch senior care pharmacy and medication management provider. The organization’s end-to-end services include clinical consulting, staff training, on-going staff support, pharmacy transition facilitation, precision medication prescribing and state-of-the-art pharmacy automation. All solutions are designed to streamline senior care operations, optimize care and manage costs. Grane Rx works closely with our partners to build a collaborative relationship and ensure a smooth pharmacy transition.