Memphis, TN – May 04, 2018: Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS), the nation’s leading provider of pharmacy management services, named Hancock Regional Hospital a 2018 Best Practices site for outstanding pharmacy performance. The award was presented during Comprehensive Pharmacy Services’ Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana in September.
“As the leader in pharmacy management services, each year CPS recognizes the top hospitals and health systems in the country for extraordinary pharmacy performance that makes a difference for patients, hospitals and the U.S. health system overall,” said Calvin Johnson, CEO of CPS. “This year we are particularly pleased to acknowledge the hard work, talent, expertise and dedication of the team at Hancock Regional Hospital!”
CPS identifies hospitals earning the Best Practices distinction through superior performance on the Operations Audit, RxAssess. The audit surveys criteria in specific areas of pharmacy performance including medication management, controlled substances monitoring, and State and regulatory criteria readiness.
About Comprehensive Pharmacy Services
Founded nearly 50 years ago and employing over 2,500 clinical, regulatory, and operational pharmacy professionals, Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is the nation’s oldest and largest provider of pharmacy support services to more than 700 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the United States and Puerto Rico. CPS helps hospital pharmacists tackle complex problems such as medication reconciliation, hyper-inflated drug costs, standardization, centralized distribution, regulatory & compliance, and 340B programs leading to increased quality, reduced readmissions and lower costs. Services provided by CPS include pharmacy management, pharmacy consulting, specialized pharmacy services, telepharmacy, 340B program compliance assurance, ambulatory & retail pharmacy services, medication related transition of care, and pharmacy analytics. For more information, visit http://www.cpspharm.com.