A recent Forbes Technology Council column on implementing AI and machine learning technologies on a budget featured Kit Check co-founder and CEO Kevin MacDonald. Implementing new technologies can have huge impacts on a business’s productivity, efficiency, and ultimately bottom line. But these projects come at a cost—often a significant one. However, with careful planning, businesses of any size can implement … Read More
Kevin MacDonald, co-founder and CEO of Kit Check, at the Heath Connect Partners fall conference in Chicago discussed the origin of the “Diversion Gap” and how to close it. The “gap” is caused by the fact that systems employed to track controlled substance storage and use in hospitals are not integrated. In addition, no tools exist to adequately identify when anomalies arise … Read More
Over 500 hospitals now use Kit Check’s automated medicated management solution to track medications from the pharmacy to other procedural and emergency areas in the hospital. ZDNet recently interviewed CEO Kevin MacDonald on how on the large amount of data acquired with its first solution led Kit Check to its next solution: Bluesight for Controlled Substances (BCS). “What we kept … Read More
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
Washington, DC — EY today announced that Kevin MacDonald, CEO and Co-founder of Kit Check is a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Award in the Greater Washington Region. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Mr. MacDonald … Read More
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 today announced the Pharmacy Kit Accelerator Program that provides pharmacy kit automation software and hardware free of charge. Users only purchase tags as needed to track medications. Kit Check pre-configures the cloud-based software and installs the RFID scanning station hardware onsite at no cost.
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’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 Health became the first hospital in North Carolina to adopt Kit Check for hospital pharmacy kit processing. CaroMont installed Kit Check? 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%,? said Mike Molby, Director of Pharmacy Services for CaroMont.