Diplomat Launches 'AllMetRx™' Care Management Initiative
The nation's largest independent specialty pharmacy launches AllMetRx™, a new care management initiative powered by Patient IO.
FLINT, Mich., Jan. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc. (NYSE: DPLO) announced today the launch of AllMetRx™, a smartphone app for Diplomat caregivers and patients facing complex diseases. With AllMetRx™, real-time treatment data is captured by caregivers and patients to monitor adherence, side effects, and other pertinent clinical data which is shared with providers and stakeholders.
AllMetRx™ is powered by Patient IO, the first and only care coordination solution that can be integrated with any healthcare software system, including electronic health records and population health management programs. Patient IO helps healthcare organizations coordinate care for patients between visits, enabling more efficient, personalized care management and improved patient outcomes.
"By providing tools that empower patients and caregivers to take a more active role in their care and treatment, AllMetRx™ has the potential to become a go-to solution for managing chronic illness, reducing readmissions and unnecessary doctor visits," said Diplomat CEO and Chairman, Phil Hagerman.
For patients and caregivers, AllMetRx™ turns a care plan into simple daily tasks, making it easy to follow treatment-specific instructions, securely message with their care team, and read educational content.
"AllMetRx™ represents Diplomat's continued drive to put the patient first," Hagerman said. "As a leader in specialty care, we're dedicated in the use of thoughtful technology to continuously improve patient care and clinical adherence as well as to have the ability to share results with stakeholders. AllMetRx™ is our latest step forward."
To learn more about Diplomat, visit www.diplomat.is.
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Diplomat (NYSE: DPLO) serves patients and physicians in all 50 states. Headquartered in Flint, Michigan, the company focuses on medication management programs for people with complex chronic diseases, including oncology, immunology, hepatitis, multiple sclerosis, HIV, specialized infusion therapy and many other serious or long-term conditions. Diplomat opened its doors in 1975 as a neighborhood pharmacy with one essential tenet: "Take good care of patients, and the rest falls into place." Today, that tradition continues—always focused on improving patient care and clinical adherence. For more information visit www.diplomat.is. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn and like us on Facebook.
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