Kit Check expands its sales team by adding Kevin Henry and John Muldoon who have recently worked for CareFusion and Omnicell respectively. Both Henry and Muldoon have deep experience in medication supply tracking in the OR and throughout hospitals. Henry will serve hospitals in Florida, Alabama and Mississippi while Muldoon will be responsible for the Southwestern United States.
Kit Check announced that it has added medication shortage management features to its software solution for hospital pharmacy kit restocking. In 2014, medication shortages reached an all-time high and have increased the complexity of managing pharmacy kits. Kit Check’s shortage management features allow for real-time kit master updating, location reporting and the ability to designate medications as alternate fills in advance.
Kit Check, the leader in hospital pharmacy kit restocking automation, today announced a new RFID Scanning Station that will be provided free of charge to new and existing customers. Known as the Little Blue Box, the new scanning stations are smaller and lighter than previous generations and still verify pharmacy kits in just 5 seconds.
Over 78% of hospital pharmacies have adopted Lean Management Principles and automation technologies to improve efficiency and address the growing list of regulatory and operating requirements with budgets that are flat or shrinking. Pharmacy Directors representing over 600 hospitals participated in the Hospital Pharmacy Operations Report 2014.
Premier, Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company uniting an alliance of more than 2,900 U.S. hospitals and nearly 100,000 other providers, has awarded a group purchasing agreement to Kit Check? as the exclusive provider of RFID-based medication tracking for pharmacy kits. Kit Check also named by Premier as a “Breakthrough Technology Product.”
Kit Check today announced that software industry veteran Colin deSa will lead the company’s rapidly growing development team as Vice President of Engineering. Colin joins Kit Check from 3Pillar Global where he served as SVP of Engineering and CTO, was responsible for engineering and R&D and led the development cloud, sensor, mobile and social network technology based products.