Kit Check Automates 10 millionth Item Check on 850,000 Medications Tagged with RFID

Bret KinsellaPress Release

Kit Check today announced that its customers through December 2013 have tagged and tracked over 850,000 medications with RFID and its cloud-based software solution. The solution has eliminated 10 million item checks that were previously done manually. This has saved Kit Check users over 27 man-years of unproductive labor. The time savings include 25,000 pharmacist hours that are now being applied to clinical care instead of administrative tasks.

Kit Check Customers Tag and Track 500,000 Medications with RFID and Save 35,000 Man Hours

Bret KinsellaPress Release

Washington, DC — Kit Check™ (https://kitcheck.com), the leading provider of automated hospital pharmacy kit processing software, today announced that its customers through August 2013 have tagged and tracked over 500,000 medications with RFID and its cloud-based software solution. Transforming the manual process of hospital pharmacy kit checking into an automated solution has already saved Kit Check hospitals an estimated 35,000 man-hours. … Read More

Kit Check + Safecor = Even Easier Pharmacy Kit Processing

Kevin MacDonaldBlog

Yesterday Kit Check announced a partnership with Safecor, the largest medication repackager serving hospitals in the United States. We started working with Safecor early in 2013 and it is now serving eight Kit Check customers. We wanted to offer an option for customers to have medications arrive with RFID tags already applied. Safecor’s scale and validated safety procedures made it a logical choice. Kit Check operates in the last 10 feet of the hospital medication supply chain and Safecor helps makes that process easier and safe.

8 Hospitals Using Kit Check Choose Safecor to Apply RFID Tags to Pharmacy Kit Medications

Bret KinsellaPress Release

Kit Check’s partnership with Safecor Health enables mutual customers to receive hospital pharmacy kit medications pre-tagged with RFID labels. Safecor Health is currently tagging medications for 8 Kit Check customers with a 350,000 annual pharmacy kit medication run rate. The collaboration will include introducing Kit Check to over 700 hospitals already using Safecor’s outsourced medication repackaging services.

CaroMont Regional Medical Center of Gastonia, NC Adopts Kit Check for Pharmacy Kit Processing Efficiency

Bret KinsellaPress Release

CaroMont Health became the first hospital in North Carolina to adopt Kit Check for hospital pharmacy kit processing. CaroMont installed Kit Checkƒ?› in mid May and after 10 weeks of operation has already tagged and tracked more than 10,000 medications used in 206 emergency pharmacy kits. “Using Kit Check has created tremendous efficiency in our pharmacy kit processing. We have cut kit replenishment time by more than 90%,ƒ? said Mike Molby, Director of Pharmacy Services for CaroMont.

Kit Check Raises $10.4 million from New Leaf, Sands, Easton and LionBird

Bret KinsellaPress Release

Kit Checkƒ?›, provider of automated pharmacy kit processing software for hospitals, today announced a $10.4 million Series A funding round led by New Leaf Venture Partners. Launched in 2012, Kit Check solves the inefficient and error-prone manual process for replenishing hospital pharmacy kits. Kit Checkƒ?› customers have reduced replenishment processing times by over 90% while simultaneously improving pharmacy kit accuracy and safety.

Doug Zurawski joins Hospital Pharmacy Automation Software Firm Kit Check

Bret KinsellaPress Release

Kit Check, provider of automated hospital pharmacy kit processing software, announced today the hiring of Doug Zurawski Pharm.D. as Vice President of Sales. Dr. Zurawski joins Kit Checkƒ?› after five years as West Region Director of Pharmacy for the St. John Providence Health System (Ascension Health) of Detroit. Earlier in his career, Dr. Zurawski spent four years at McKesson Automation followed by seven years with ForHealth Technologies where he served as National Vice President of Sales.