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Omnicell wraps up Ateb acquisition

Omnicell wraps up Ateb acquisition

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Omnicell Inc. has closed its $41 million deal to acquire pharmacy patient care and medication synchronization specialist Ateb Inc. Omnicell and Ateb announced the agreement late last month. Omnicell said Wednesday that uniting its SureMed medication adherence packaging and related automation with Ateb’s patient engagement platform will enable it to better

Omnicell unveils deal to acquire Ateb

Omnicell unveils deal to acquire Ateb

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Medication management and supply solution provider Omnicell Inc. plans to buy Ateb Inc., a specialist in patient care and medication synchronization services for pharmacies, in a $41 million deal. Omnicell said Tuesday that the all-cash transaction is expected to close during the fourth quarter, pending customary closing conditions. Raleigh, N.C.-based Ateb

Ateb partners with Improved Patient Outcomes

Ateb partners with Improved Patient Outcomes

RALEIGH, N.C. — Ateb Inc. has teamed up with Improved Patient Outcomes Inc. to provide population health management solutions aimed at improving medication adherence via patient behavioral changes. Ateb said Monday that the collaboration leverages its pharmacy network and data integration technology with Improved Patient Outcomes’ behavioral solution across 90 disease states. Ateb’s Appointment-Based Model

Time for population health management model

Time for population health management model

Our nation’s health care industry is under tremendous pressure to change in order to make quality health care delivery more affordable and accessible. Escalating costs are shifting our health care economy from traditional fee-for-service to value-based payment models. Affordable Care Act incentives have made quality improvement with cost reduction a health care imperative. Payer focus

Fred’s pharmacy executive joins Ateb

Fred’s pharmacy executive joins Ateb

RALEIGH, N.C. — Shannon Strickland, a senior vice president for Fred’s Pharmacy, has been hired by Ateb Inc. as vice president of pharmacy execution. Ateb said Thursday that Strickland will lead its independent sales team and select pharmacy chains. He reports directly to Debbie Sheppard, vice president of sales and marketing at the company, whose

Ateb tests med sync quality indicators for PQA

Ateb tests med sync quality indicators for PQA

RALEIGH, N.C. — Patient care solution provider Ateb Inc. helped test four medication synchronization quality improvement indicators (QIIs) on behalf of the Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA). Ateb said Tuesday that it was one of two organizations chosen to test the new QIIs, which will enable pharmacists to boost patient engagement by aligning medication refills to

Ateb patient care portal to incorporate EQuIPP data

Ateb patient care portal to incorporate EQuIPP data

RALEIGH, N.C. — Ateb Inc. plans to integrate pharmacy performance and measurement data from the Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS) EQuIPP system into its Patient Management Access Portal (PMAP). Ateb said Tuesday that the move will provide one platform for pharmacy partners, who will be able to reconcile pharmacy performance data with plan-based quality measures and, in

Rexall debuts medication synchronization program

Rexall debuts medication synchronization program

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario — Rexall has launched a medication synchronization program for 445 of its pharmacies across Canada. Called OneStopMeds, the med sync program is powered by Ateb’s Time My Meds solution. Rexall said Monday that it’s the first retail pharmacy in Canada to offer this service to patients in multiple provinces. To participate in the

Care Pharmacies appoints Cantrell to board

Care Pharmacies appoints Cantrell to board

LINTHICUM, Md. — Retail pharmacy industry veteran Michael Cantrell has joined the board of directors at Care Pharmacies Cooperative Inc. Care Pharmacies said Cantrell, vice president of pharmacy network development at Ateb Inc., will serve a three-year term. Cantrell has more than 30 years of industry experience. Before joining Ateb in July, he served as

Ateb launches ‘Healthy Outcomes’ branding campaign

Ateb launches ‘Healthy Outcomes’ branding campaign

RALEIGH, N.C. — Ateb Inc. this week kicked off its first branding campaign, dubbed “Driving Healthy Outcomes for Patients, Pharmacies and Payers.” The provider of pharmacy-based patient care solutions said Tuesday that the campaign marks a new direction in its marketing as the company works to establish a brand identity and build awareness by connecting

Med sync program benefits are manifold

Medication synchronization programs offer patients far more than convenience and pharmacies much more than increased efficiency. Just ask the National Community Pharmacists Association. An analysis of five pharmacy case studies conducted for NCPA show that the adoption of technology-driven med sync programs by community pharmacies improved patient medication adherence, increased revenue streams and overall improvement