CaptureRx® welcomes Rite Aid Pharmacies to its extensive 340B national pharmacy network comprising more than 16,000 chain, independent, and independent pharmacy group (IPGs) pharmacies. Rite Aid brings more than 4,700 stores nationwide to the 340B clinics and health centers served by CaptureRx®.
As the 340B technology vendor and administrator of record for Rite Aid Corporation, CaptureRx® is pleased to serve Rite Aid’s, in addition to all of its client pharmacies’, patrons. Through CaptureRx®, Rite Aid will offer contract pharmacy services to dispense 340B-priced drugs to patients of eligible community health centers and hospitals nationwide.
“We are delighted to welcome Rite Aid to our extensive network as we work together to offer better access to quality care to improve the well-being of the communities we serve,” added Edward Gilmartin, CaptureRx® Chief Operating Officer. “CaptureRx® expands healthcare, and Rite Aid is an important part of that delivery.”
In addition to technology and operations activities, CaptureRx® will provides Rite Aid and other clients with support for 340B-related government policy and industry relations. Its Government and Industry Division is led by former U.S. Rep. Billy Tauzin; Tauzin was Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and former President of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association (PhRMA).
Currently, Rite Aid is engaging pilot programs throughout the country with CaptureRx® and plans to offer 340B services nationally. If you would like further information, visit Rite Aid’s 340B site at www.RiteAid340B.com.
For information on how your program can use Rite Aid and other participating pharmacies in the CaptureRx® network, please click www.CaptureRx.com or call CaptureRx® 340B professionals toll-free at 1-888-345-6424.
CaptureRx®, formed in 1999 in San Antonio, Texas, is one of the largest 340B administrators in the nation serving safety-net clinics, hospitals and pharmacies. CaptureRx® services have positively impacted millions of patients, uniting patients and pharmacies while lowering drug costs through innovative pharmacy benefit management, and the use of contracted pharmacy network-based delivery of Public Health Service 340B, Group Purchasing Organizations, Own Use and Pharmaceutical Assistance Program drugs.
Today, CaptureRx® manages one of the largest 340B programs, operates the nation’s largest 340B contracted pharmacy network, and is a pioneer and technology leader in 340B processing, and automation, through Cumulus™, its proprietary internet “cloud” based platform. For more information, visit capturerx.com.