Moorestown, NJ, October 10, 2012 – CareKinesis announced today its partnership with Carolina SeniorCare, a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). As a PACE Organization, Carolina SeniorCare provides comprehensive, long-term services and support to Medicaid and Medicare enrollees. An interdisciplinary team of health professionals coordinate individual care focusing on prevention and wellness, including medication management. For most participants, the comprehensive service package enables them to receive care while still residing at home.
“We welcome Carolina SeniorCare and are delighted to be its medication management partner, helping to assure optimal medication-related results.” said President Orsula Knowlton. “We consistently strive to reduce medication-related risk while documenting improved economic, clinical and humanistic outcomes.”
PACE organizations nationwide rely on CareKinesis to increase medication adherence and reduce participant hospitalizations and recidivism. CareKinesis accomplishes this through real-time, expert pharmacist medication management services, a proprietary electronic medication platform, adherence packaging choices, and flexible medication access options.
“We chose CareKinesis for its ability to help scale our operations to meet the needs as effectively and efficiently as possible.” said Aimee Reimann, Executive Director, Carolina SeniorCare. “CareKinesis partners with us to assure appropriate medication care plans and manage pharmacy logistics, helping us to focus on providing customized, high quality care to each of our participants”.
About Carolina SeniorCare
Carolina SeniorCare, located at 802 East Center Street, Lexington, NC, services seniors in Davidson, Rowan, Davie and Iredell counties. Carolina SeniorCare is under the sponsorship of United Church Homes and Services (UCHS), a not-for-profit ministry offering senior housing and services for over 40 years, located in Newton, NC. Visit www.carolinaseniorcare.org or contact 800.735.2962 for information.
CareKinesis is the first national PACE-specific pharmacy partnering with healthcare organizations to provide personalized medication therapy management and pharmacy services for high-risk populations. Visit carekinesis.staging.wpengine.com, or contact 888-9-PharmD for more information.