20WAYS to Improve Patie nt Care & Pharmacy Profitabilit y The SynMed® System by Synergy Medical - The Automated Alternative SynMed® is an automated robotic system – the perfect solution for the preparation and dispensing of multi-dose blister packs. Multi-dose blister packs organize patients’ pills according to daily dosing times, freeing them from systems like multiple medication bottles and numerous single medication cards. Spring 2013 I Retail/Community • Spe cialty • LT C 47 President/Founder: Jean Boutin Founded: 2008 Employees: 35 Stock Symbol: Private Company Toll-free Phone: (866) 764-7966 Phone: (450) 670-7868 Fax: (450) 670-8373 Address: 2600 Jacques-Cartier Blvd. E. Montreal (Longueuil), QC Canada J4N 1P8 Website: www.synmedrx.com Company Background Synergy Medical is devoted to manufacturing and marketing the automated robotic SynMed® System. The first SynMed® robot was developed and put into service in January 2008, created from a combination of proven robotic science, stringent pharmaceutical standards, and truly innovative research and development. Over 100 units have since been installed in a variety of environments across North America. From independent retail pharmacies to nurse-staffed assisted-living facilities to large centralized production centers that cater to thousands of patients, all SynMed® pharmacies have seen substantial, yet secure growth thanks to the system. Market Overview What has surefire appeal to an aging clientele dealing with the daily challenge of a multiple-medication regimen? A way to give them all their prescription drugs pre-grouped by day and time. SynMed® allows medication to be blister packed by the day, and even by the hour, with clear and precise information that allows patients, loved ones and caregivers to ensure medication is taken exactly according to pharmacist instructions. Studies show that having medication dispensed in time-specific packs leads to increased medication adherence and persistence. Product Overview The SynMed® System automates the preparation of medication within a blister pack, eliminating repetitive tasks while reducing control and verification time. SynMed® automates the selection, counting and distribution of medication into blisters at a pace of up to 55 doses per minute. Multiple visual markers and information printed on the blister packs make verification fast and easy. Product Benefits a. Speed: Save time and effort b. Efficiency: Reduce errors c. Accuracy: Expand your business safely More Information To learn how your pharmacy can benefit from the SynMed® System, contact Peter Benjamin by e-mail at Peter.Benjamin@synmedrx.com, or call him at (704) 999-6382.
20Ways Spring 2013 Issue: Community - Specialty - LTC
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