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PharmaSmart applauds AHA/AMA initiative creating valid blood pressure device list

PharmaSmart applauds AHA/AMA initiative creating valid blood pressure device list

ROCHESTER N.Y. — PharmaSmart International Inc., a leading health screening, and digital health management company, praised the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Medical Association (AMA) for their joint initiative to create the country’s first validated blood pressure (BP) device listing. The company welcomed the announcement, which will ensure that physicians, pharmacists, and patients have

PharmaSmart hails updated hypertension guidelines

PharmaSmart hails updated hypertension guidelines

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — PharmaSmart International Inc. welcomed new guidelines updating the definition of hypertension and stressing the use of validated devices for measuring blood pressure. The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology last week announced that high blood pressure is now defined as a systolic reading of 130 mm Hg and higher or

PharmaSmart, McKesson integration aids clinical services

PharmaSmart, McKesson integration aids clinical services

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — PharmaSmart International Inc. has teamed up with McKesson Pharmacy Systems on an integrated solution for outcomes-based patient management. PharmaSmart said the integration brings together its clinical-grade, public-use health kiosks with the new McKesson Clinical Program Solutions (CPS), which helps retail pharmacies manage clinical programs directly within their pharmacy management systems. CPS synchronizes

PharmaSmart applauds CDC guide on blood pressure kiosks

PharmaSmart applauds CDC guide on blood pressure kiosks

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — PharmaSmart International reports that its blood pressure kiosks are in line with a recently released Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) resource guide for pharmacists. PharmaSmart said Monday that the CDC guide, titled “Using the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process to Manage High Blood Pressure: A Resource Guide for Pharmacists,” urges pharmacists