MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- fred's Inc.'s wholly owned specialty pharmacy, Eiris Health Services, is now EntrustRx. Under the new name, EntrustRx will continue to provide holistic pharmaceutical care and therapies for its customers with a personal touch.
Specialty pharmacy patients require high-touch medication therapy, ongoing monitoring and medication management for complex diseases.
"Our goal is to ensure our specialty pharmacy provides individualized patient care to our customers," said Chief Operating Officer, Pharmacy, fred's Inc., Tim Liebmann. "While the name has changed to EntrustRx, our customers will not see a difference in service, and our team is ready to take care of their specialized health needs."
About fred's Inc.
fred's Inc. and subsidiaries operate in 15 states in the southeastern United States with 304 full-service pharmacy departments located within fred's stores, including four franchised locations. Additionally, fred's Inc. has 57 Xpress pharmacy locations, three specialty pharmacy locations and more than 650 discount general merchandise stores chain-wide. With a unique store format and strategy, combining the best elements of a discount dollar store, drug store and mass merchant, fred's stocks more than 12,000 frequently purchased items addressing the daily needs of its customers. For more information about fred's, visit www.fredsinc.com.
EntrustRx Specialty Pharmacy is the wholly owned specialty pharmacy of fred's Inc. Licensed in all 50 states, EntrustRx operates with a patient-focused and practice-centric service model. The goal of EntrustRx is to be a valued extension of the physician's treatment team. Delivering a continuum of personal care to its patients, with no call centers, EntrustRx marries the unique needs of a physician and their staff, with payer case managers. With focus on practice flow, process expectations and the patient's needs, EntrustRx delivers support through a true partnership of timely execution and comprehensive patient care. For more information on EntrustRx, visit www.entrustrx.com.
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