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Pharmacy Quality Solutions is Selected by Green Shield Canada to Expand its Pharmacy Quality Initiatives

The PQS and GSC collaboration will leverage the EQuIPP™ platform to help Canadian pharmacies manage performance information. Durham, North Carolina (June 14, 2018) — Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS) announced a new collaboration with Green Shield Canada (GSC), a not for profit benefits carrier that provides drug, dental, extended health care, vision, hospital and travel benefits for groups and individuals, to provide pharmacy quality performance information to GSC pharmacy network providers. PQS’ flagship...

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PQS to Present “Trends in Pharmacy Quality & Considerations for Improvement” at the 2018 PQA Annual Meeting

May 4, 2018-On Thursday, May 17th, at the PQA Annual Meeting in Baltimore, PQS will be presenting Trends in Pharmacy Quality & Considerations for Improvement in two sessions. Here is the information on the discussion below. Trends in Pharmacy Quality & Considerations for Improvement Session 1 - 11:00am – 11:35am Session 2 - 11:45am – 12:20pm (repeated) Speakers: Todd Sega, PharmD, Vice President of Client Relations & Services, Pharmacy Quality Solutions Session Description: Over the past 5...

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PQA Announces Specialty Core Measure Set

Alexandria, VA (September 18, 2017) - With an increasing focus on the use of specialty medications, the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) released its Specialty Core Measure Set to assess adherence and persistence for several important specialty therapies. This set of three PQA-endorsed measures includes: Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C: Completion of Therapy; Adherence to Antiretroviral Medications; and Adherence to Non-Infused Disease Modifying Agents used to Treat Multiple Sclerosis. Additionally, PQA's draft measure,...

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PQS Names Jeff Newell New Chief Executive Officer

Durham, N.C. (May 8, 2017) – The Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS) Board of Directors announced on Monday that it has unanimously selected Jeff Newell to lead the organization as its next CEO, effective May 15, 2017. Newell brings to PQS a strong track record of leadership and quality improvement to drive better patient outcomes within multiple healthcare settings, including community pharmacy, long-term care and within a quality improvement organization. In his...

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