BALTIMORE, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Remedi SeniorCare®, Ohio's second largest institutional pharmacy, has named Patrick Dennis as General Manager of its Troy, Ohio operations.
In this position, he is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of Remedi's pharmacy in Troy, including ensuring the medications are dispensed accurately and delivered to Remedi's long-term care customers according to their requirements. Additionally, Dennis will oversee the various teams within the pharmacy, including packaging, dispensing and delivery personnel, and quality and customer service.
"Patrick is a proven self-motivated manager who has earned a great reputation developing lean cultures at healthcare companies where he has previously worked," said Michael Bronfein, Remedi's chairman and CEO. "His diverse experience in pharmacy dispensing operations, automation, logistics, and strategic planning, made him the ideal candidate for this role. We are rapidly expanding in Ohio, and are thrilled that someone of his caliber is managing our pharmacy in Troy."
Previously, Dennis was the vice president and general manager of Medco Health Solutions' Las Vegas pharmacy, where he was solely responsible for a 250,000-square-foot facility, including cost, quality, service, and safety for approximately 450 employees and 32 million prescriptions per year. Prior to that he was Medco's director of strategic operations, where he led key strategic network-wide projects, and established the continuous improvement infrastructure at each of the dispensing sites. Dennis holds a bachelors degree from York College of Pennsylvania.
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 more than 30,000 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.
SOURCE Remedi SeniorCare