Video: MedStar Georgetown saved a “huge amount of time” for technicians and pharmacists with Kit Check

Bret KinsellaBlog

In our third installment of our video interview with MedStar Georgetown Director of Pharmacy Geoff Cox, he discusses the pharmacist reaction to using Kit Check. He said it was quite simple because it was clear to the pharmacists what was in it for them. “When they checked [pharmacy trays] manually, it took them hours because they were very meticulous and … Read More

Geoff Cox of MedStar Georgetown Discusses Advantages of Kit Check Technology

Bret KinsellaBlog

Hundreds of hospitals have now implemented automation for pharmacy kit replenishment in order to improve accuracy and efficiency. Four years ago, there were fewer than 20 hospitals using any technology to address these problems. Since that time, the overwhelming majority of hospitals have chosen Kit Check as reported by the State of Pharmacy Automation 2016 report from Pharmacy Purchasing & … Read More

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“Meet Kit Check” Writes Technical.ly

Ava MutchlerBlog

Following the announcement of Kit Check’s $15 Million Series C funding round, Technical.ly reported on the company’s rapid growth since its launch four years ago.  “We think of our customers as part of our extended family and we like growing our family,” said CEO Kevin MacDonald in an interview. The article discusses what inspired co-founders MacDonald and Tim Kress- Spatz … Read More

Kit Check Closes $15 Million Series C Round

Bret KinsellaNews

Baxter Ventures Leads Round; Black Granite Capital, Kaiser Permanente Ventures, Rex Health Ventures, New Leaf Venture Partners, Easton Capital Management, Circuit Health, LionBird and Sands Capital Ventures Participate WASHINGTON, DC — Kit Check (https://kitcheck.com), the leader in hospital pharmacy medication tracking and restocking automation software, announced a $15 million Series C funding round led by Baxter Ventures, the venture investment arm … Read More

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Achieving Zero Kit Restocking Errors at Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ava MutchlerBlog

With about half of their 48 operating rooms using pharmacy kits, Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts was using kits faster than they could restock them. Manually restocking the kits at that pace caused a crush of work load for both pharmacists and technicians, leaving concerns about kit inventory accuracy. According to Nicole Mascolo, a pharmacist at Brigham and Women’s, … Read More

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Kit Check Pharmacist Spotlight: Nicole Mascolo, Pharm.D.

Ava MutchlerBlog

Nicole Mascolo has served as a pharmacist for three years at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a 793 bed general medical and surgical facility in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to becoming a registered pharmacist, Mascolo worked there four years as a pharmacy technician while earning her Pharm.D at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences University. What is the biggest challenge you … Read More

Kit Check Tracks 10 Million Hospital Medications to Become Largest Scale IoT and Cloud Software Solution in Healthcare

Tim Kress-SpatzNews

March 17 2016, WASHINGTON ” Kit Check™ (https://kitcheck.com), the leader in hospital pharmacy kit restocking automation and medication tracking software, today announced that 10 million medications have been tracked by hospital pharmacies using the company’s cloud software and IoT-based solution. A vial of Glycopyrrolate at the University of Vermont Medical Center with a strength of 1MG/5ML became the ten millionth … Read More