AccentCare Selects OnePoint Patient Care to Provide Mail Order Prescription, PBM Services for its Hospice Patients Nationwide
OnePoint’s Eight Regional Pharmacies and Extensive Network of Community-Based Pharmacies Ensure Superior Pharmacy Coverage and Improved Operational Efficiencies for AccentCare
Phoenix, AZ — (Marketwired – January 31, 2017) — OnePoint Patient Care, a national hospice pharmacy services provider, announced today that AccentCare, Inc., a nationwide leader in post-acute healthcare, regionally branded as AccentCare, Guardian Hospice and Texas Home Health Hospice, has selected OnePoint to provide mail order pharmacy and pharmacy benefits management (PBM) services to all of its hospice patients.
From its network of eight regional pharmacies, OnePoint will provide AccentCare same-day and next-day delivery of prescription medications directly to their patients wherever they may reside. In addition, AccentCare staff members will benefit from dialing a single central number to speak to qualified pharmaceutical hospice specialists, easy access to full patient profiles and drug history via a customized app, and Rx AccuTrack® — OnePoint’s 4-step quality control process that ensures a 99.997% accuracy rate.
OnePoint will also provide AccentCare its Concierge PBM services — the most adaptable PBM platform in the hospice industry — to provide guidance on selecting the most cost-effective drug therapies and near real-time reporting tools that help improve operational efficiencies, identify potential cost reductions and ease regulatory compliance.
“We are very honored that AccentCare has chosen us as its national hospice pharmacy service provider and look forward to providing responsiveness, reliability, and adaptability for hospice patients,” said Jeffrey S. Hohl, OnePoint’s CEO. “We understand that no two hospice organizations are alike, so we tailor our services to our hospice partners’ needs, helping them with patient care, to operate more efficiently, and to keep costs down. Whether they need local dispensing and delivery, mail-order service or a full-suite of pharmacy benefits management services, OnePoint can quickly adapt and provide the best solutions as needs grow or change.”
“We have appreciated OnePoint’s adaptable and flexible approach to designing a pharmacy program customized to the needs of our individual hospice agencies,” said Jenifer Hamilton, Director of Operations for AccentCare’s Hospice Division. “Access to OnePoint’s reliable, knowledgeable clinical pharmacists along with their cost-management tools, will help us provide effective and efficient care for our patients.”
AccentCare. Inc.’s hospice offices are accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP), meeting the industry’s highest nationally recognized standards as defined by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS).
The company also recognizes the unique needs of some of its hospice patients. Veterans receive specialized care including Veteran-to-Veteran volunteers in the We Honor Veterans program. For those in financial distress, the company’s AccentCare Hospice Foundation offers financial assistance to address hardships that are not funded by traditional hospice benefits.
AccentCare, Inc. is a nationwide leader in post-acute healthcare as well as specialized care management prior to acute episodes. Its wide variety of innovative services ranges from personal, non-medical care to skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and care management. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, AccentCare has more than 19,000 compassionate professionals in over 110 locations across 10 states. AccentCare’s mission is to deliver consistently exceptional care for its expanding list of clients/patients and their families. The agency is committed to improving the quality of living for more than 60,000 individuals each year. For more information, visit www.accentcare.com.
About OnePoint Patient Care
OnePoint Patient Care is the nation’s leading provider of community-based hospice pharmacy and pharmacy benefits management (PBM) services offering hospices nationwide flexible and adaptable solutions for their hospice pharmacy needs. OnePoint fills prescriptions, creates custom compounds and formularies, provides home deliveries and manages pharmacy benefits for more than 26,000 patients per day. Through its Concierge PBM, Next Day Valet mail order and Direct Express local services, OnePoint serves more than 220 hospice programs in 26 states.
OnePoint was one of the first pharmacies to begin serving the hospice industry when the Medicare hospice benefit began in the 1980s. Today OnePoint has grown to be one of the leading national hospice pharmacies with eight pharmacy locations strategically located throughout the United States. For additional information on what one can do, visit www.oppc.com or call (866) 771-OPPC.