BALTIMORE, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Market-leading innovator, Remedi SeniorCare® pharmacy provider today announced new additions to its management team. The appointments of Michael Bruno, who will serve as Senior Vice President of Human Resources, and Jan Bohlmann, the new Vice President of Automated Services, will support Remedi's aggressive growth plan and continued expansion of Paxit™-enabled pharmacies in new markets across the nation.
Bruno will be responsible for the development and implementation of the strategic human resource plan to support Remedi's aggressive growth. With several new pharmacy openings planned for the coming months and years, he will ensure there is a qualified team of new employees to operate each location. Heading up the entire human resource department, Bruno will be a part of Remedi's executive team, and will report directly to chairman and CEO Michael Bronfein.
Bruno has held senior-level positions with many global brands, including PepsiCo where he was the vice president of Human Resources, as well within General Electric Company's exclusive 28-person Global Human Resources Management Program. Most recently, Bruno served as the senior vice president, head of global human resources with social media company Buddy Media. There he managed organization design and development, global staffing, global compensation and benefits, global employee relations, as well as training development. Additionally, he was part of the successful sale of the company to SalesForce.com. Bruno holds a master's degree in Human Resource Administration from Columbia University and a bachelor's degree from Rider University.
"Mike brings a wealth of experience in high growth, innovative companies with a particular focus on organizational effectiveness through talent acquisition and development," said Michael Bronfein, Remedi SeniorCare's Chairman and CEO. "We are confident that he will help attract and secure a qualified pipeline of associates who will help us accomplish our goals."
To support the expansion of new pharmacies and implementation of Paxit™ systems, Remedi has named Jan Bohlmann as the new Vice President of Automated Services. In this role, Bohlmann will be responsible for all aspects of procurement, installation, optimization, maintenance, and continuous improvement for all automated equipment, including Paxit medication dispensing machines and Uhlmann Packaging equipment. With the Paxit Engineering Team and the team of Electro-Mechanics reporting to him, he will report to Robert Smith, Remedi's executive vice president and chief operating officer. Prior to joining Remedi, Bohlmann was responsible for four automated value add fulfillment centers for Arrow Electronics in North America. Additionally, he led the successful implementation of a new 350,000-square-foot fulfillment center for Amazon.com. He holds a Master of Science in Management Education from Cardinal Stritch University, a Master of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Victoria, as well as a Master of Science degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Germany's Technische Fachhochschule Berlin.
"Jan's extensive experience in engineering and production management as it relates to automated fulfillment systems is unparalleled," Bronfein added. "He will be a tremendous asset to our growth as we convert more long-term care facilities to our leading Paxit automated dispensing system."
About Remedi SeniorCare
Remedi SeniorCare®, a leading-edge pharmacy provider, enables long-term care facilities to deliver better business results and provide exceptional resident-centered care. At the forefront of implementing high-tech advancements for the industry, Remedi redefined medication administration and management with the launch of the Paxit® automated medication dispensing system, delivering superior accuracy, efficiency and medication cost reduction. Remedi's online and electronic tools via My Remedi® web portal and Connexit™ electronic data interchange further drive business management efficiency and overall cost reduction. Remedi supports nearly 31,000 residents across nine states and Washington, D.C. with RapidResponse℠ customer service, ensuring prompt access to medication delivery, expertise and comprehensive support. For more information, visit www.RemediRx.com.
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