WOODBURY, N.Y., Nov. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Linden Care LLC ("Linden Care" or the "Company"), a leading provider of comprehensive specialty pharmacy solutions to the pain management industry and a portfolio company of BelHealth Investment Partners, announced a new national contract under its Comprehensive Hub Solutions Program (the "Program").
Linden Care's Program provides distribution and access support to manufacturers for pain medications. With a presence on each coast, best in class compliance practices and deep relationships in the pain industry, Linden Care is the specialty pharmacy of choice for pain pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Key to Linden Care's success is the ability to provide solutions for today's complex pain therapies requiring Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) such as transmucosal immediate release fentanyls (TIRF) and extended release opioids. Linden Care has developed best-in-class Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) around physician/patient vetting, identifying diversion activity, managing Patient Assistance Programs (PAPs) and manufacturer coupons, enhanced reporting and overall program integrity.
Pain management is a factor across all major disease states including: Oncology, Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Crohn's and neurological disorders (MS). As the country's largest specialty pharmacy focused on pain management, Linden Care is well positioned to continue growing its base of pain manufacturer customers.
Glenn Bortnick, Vice President of Pharma Relations said, "We are very excited about the acceptance and growth of our new Program. With our presence on each coast and unparalleled support services, Linden Care is uniquely positioned to continue gaining market share and growing our hub solutions program."
About Linden Care
Headquartered in Woodbury, NY, Linden Care is a leading provider of specialty pharmacy services to the pain management industry. The Company is licensed in all 50 states and services the needs of patients and physicians in the highly regulated pain industry. Linden Care works closely with leading pain pharmaceutical manufacturers and pain management physicians to formulate patient management programs to facilitate medication access and best-in-class compliance to optimize treatment outcomes for patients in the $20 billion chronic pain industry.
About BelHealth Investment Partners
BelHealth Investment Partners, based in New York, is a healthcare private equity firm focused on lower middle market companies. BelHealth acquires majority positions in entrepreneur-owned companies that would benefit from the firm's vast operating and private equity experience. The firm invests across four healthcare segments: Services, Products, Distribution and Information Technology. Applying an active, hands-on approach, BelHealth utilizes its experience to support management to drive revenue, profit growth and achieve superior returns for the firm's investors and partners.
Linden Care: Marc Wiener and Mark Bortnick (516) 221-7600
BelHealth Investment Partners: Inder Tallur (347) 308-7018
SOURCE Linden Care LLC