Kit Check co-founder and CEO, Kevin MacDonald, explores the ways AI and RFID enabled tools can help hospitals navigate the most pressing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, include drug shortages.
The nation is in the grip of a tragic opioid crisis, and drugs that are meant for hospital patients are finding their way into other hands. Controlled substance diversion in hospitals is one culprit that is receiving increasing scrutiny. Quartz recently took a look at ways that hospitals can combat diversion among providers, including the role that technology can play. … Read More
Manually restocking of pharmacy kits and trays is a tedious, time consuming, and error prone process. Many hospitals are turning to technology to help them improve efficiency and patient safety by automating the medication tray tracking and restocking process. Hospitals using these systems have noticed a marked decrease in the time spent on these critical tasks, a drastic drop in … Read More
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
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
Amerinet, a leading group purchasing organization (GPO) that serves over 3,000 acute care hospitals, Tuesday announced that it is now offering Kit Check and Anesthesia Check to its members. The announcement stated: “Through this agreement, Amerinet members will receive negotiated pricing on Kit Check’s RFID-based solution that drives efficiency, enhances patient safety, and reduces cost by automating the historically manual … Read More