Forbes Tech Council Features Kevin Macdonald: Implementing AI and ML On a Budget

Jenny HarlettBlog

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

Video: How to Close the Diversion Gap

Bret KinsellaBlog

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

ZDNet Interviews Kevin MacDonald On Using AI to Prevent Opioid Diversion

Ava MutchlerBlog

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

“Meet Kit Check” Writes

Ava MutchlerBlog

Following the announcement of Kit Check’s $15 Million Series C funding round, 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

EY announces Kit Check CEO and Co-founder Kevin MacDonald as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Award finalist in the Greater Washington Region

Bret KinsellaPress Release

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 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™ (, 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

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.