AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Digital Pharmacist Inc., a rapidly growing digital health company that offers an omni-channel patient engagement platform for 6,000 pharmacies, today named the top independent digital pharmacies of 2017.
Ten pharmacies were awarded the Digital Pharmacist 2017 National Gold Award, including Redner’s Pharmacy, PA, Louis Morgan Drug (#4), TX, Scott Pharmacy, IA, Roanoke Pharmacy, TX, Hopkinton Drug, MA, Reed’s Pharmacy (#4), WV, Boaz Discount Drugs, AL, Econo Mart Pharmacy, AR, Hill Country Rx, TX and Cleburne Drug, TX.
These pharmacies have the highest level of digital patient engagement among the thousands of pharmacies that have adopted the Digital Pharmacist platform. In the past 12 months, the award winners saw an average 7,860 digital patient web visits, processed an average 4,332 digital prescription refill requests and sent an average 672 in app refill reminders. By adopting a digital presence, patients of these pharmacies could request refills 24/7 and saved an average 361 hours or 45 days of processing time, compared to telephone calls or waiting at the drop off counter.
“We are delighted to recognize America’s top independent digital pharmacies. There are three common traits that make these pharmacies so successful with digital. They set clear goals and develop a plan to gain patient engagement. They appoint a dedicated marketing leader to communicate the new program in an engaging way. They encourage their staff to get behind the program and share the benefits with patients,” said Chris Loughlin, chief executive officer for Digital Pharmacist.
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About Digital Pharmacist Inc.:
Digital Pharmacist Inc. (digitalpharmacist.com) is a rapidly growing digital health company that offers an omni-channel patient engagement platform for 6,000 pharmacies, national pharmacy wholesalers, hospital systems and pharmaceutical brands. Four million patients use the company’s products every month. The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas with offices in Newark, New Jersey. Digital Pharmacist Inc. is an official benefit of the National Community Pharmacy Association.