SOUTHAVEN, MS - This is a news release from Proxsys Rx
Proxsys Rx announces the opening of The Pharmacy at DeSoto, an independently owned and operated outpatient retail pharmacy at Baptist Memorial Hospital- DeSoto. The Pharmacy at DeSoto will partner with the hospital to enhance the quality of transitional patient care by providing a broad range of benefits including bedside pharmacy counseling and follow-up pharmacy services to help patients comply with their medication regimens and avoid hospital readmission.
"We are excited to partner with the hospital to provide Baptist DeSoto patients with a new level of service," said Proxsys Rx Chairman and CEO George B. Salem. "By integrating outpatient pharmacy into the continuum of care, we are able to help Baptist DeSoto provide patients with exceptional care while realizing long-term cost savings that go along with reducing readmission rates and improving other key health system strategic indicators," said Salem. In addition to the retail pharmacy services, Proxsys Rx is providing Baptist DeSoto with a broad scope of services for pharmacy levered population management and pharmacy driven performance programs.