Think Research Expands Partnership with CareRx to Offer Virtual Medical Appointments at Chartwell Retirement Homes
Think‘Leading telemedicine software will provide seniors with easy and secure access to a network of doctors and specialists from the comfort of their own homes
TORONTO, September 21, 2021 / CNW / – Think Research Corporation (TSXV: THNK) (“Think” or the “Company”), a company focused on transforming healthcare through digital health software solutions, is pleased to announce today that it has expanded its partnership with CareRx Corporation (“CareRx”) (TSX: CRRX), from Canada a leading provider of senior pharmacy services, to provide virtual healthcare to residents of Chartwell Retirement Homes (“Chartwell”) (TSE: CSH.UN). This expansion follows a successful pilot project at select Chartwell residences, which began in March of this year.
As part of this expanded partnership, Think’s telemedicine software will be available in Chartwell homes, providing seniors with efficient and secure access to a network of leading physicians and specialists from the comfort of their own homes. Any prescription medication a resident needs following a virtual appointment can be filled by CareRx and delivered directly to the resident the same day, reducing the need for transportation.
This innovative offer will be available at Chartwell branches in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta. The rollout of the program will begin in September and will continue through early 2022.
Think CEO Sachin Aggarwal said “We are proud to partner with CareRx and Chartwell on this innovative healthcare experience to achieve our collective goal: improving access to care and better health outcomes for all.
“Building on the success of the pilot project, this partnership reduces the risk of the virus spreading within retirement communities by limiting in-person interactions while ensuring that all older people have access to fast and efficient health services. . “
President and CEO of CareRx David Murphy said “We are proud to have played a pivotal role as Think’s pharmaceutical services partner in the success of the pilot project, which has proven the value of their telemedicine solution in improving access to care and medication through to technology.
“We look forward to continuing our work with Think and Chartwell, offering Chartwell residents the ability to have a face-to-face appointment with a physician quickly and efficiently, and quick and easy access to their medications on the web. order, all in the convenience of their residence. “
CEO of Chartwell Retirement Residences Vlad Volodarski said “We are delighted to be able to offer our residents an innovative and convenient digital health service that will enhance the overall resident experience and provide even greater peace of mind to families and loved ones. Thank you to CareRx and Think Research Corporation for helping to improve the lives of our residents. “
About Think Research Corporation
Think is an industry leader in providing knowledge-based digital healthcare software solutions. The company’s focused mission is to organize global health knowledge so that everyone receives the best care. Its evidence-based healthcare technology solutions support clinical decision-making, standardize care and improve patient outcomes. For more than a decade, Think’s cloud-based, EMR-independent digital tools have empowered clinicians around the world and positively impacted millions of patients across the continuum of care, including care. primary health care, acute care hospitals and surgical units, as well as the community and the elderly. care. Think is proud to be a trusted healthcare system partner for a rapidly growing global customer base spanning five continents and more than 2,800 healthcare facilities.
CareRx is from Canada leading provider of pharmacy services for older people living in communities. We serve over 92,000 residents in over 1,500 seniors and other collective care communities (long-term care homes, retirement homes, assisted living facilities and group homes). We are a national organization with an extensive network of strategically located pharmaceutical distribution centers across the country. This allows us to deliver medications in a timely and cost-effective manner and to respond quickly to routine changes in medication management. We use advanced technology that automates the preparation and verification of multidose drug compliance packaging, providing the highest levels of safety and adherence for people with complex drug regimens. We play an active role in working with our home operator partners to promote the health of residents, staff training and the quality and efficiency of the medication system.
Chartwell is an unincorporated open-ended real estate trust that indirectly owns and operates a full range of senior housing communities, from independent living with supportive services to assisted living and long-term care. It is the largest operator in the Canadian senior living industry with more than 200 quality retirement communities in four provinces. Chartwell is committed to upholding its vision of improving people’s lives and providing a happier, healthier and more fulfilling living experience for its residents. For more information, visit www.chartwell.com.
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