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Partnership with YSEA for new mail-meds service Kat Shannon, Producer
February 28, 2012
ANNOUNCER: PRESCRIPTION DRUGS WILL BECOME MORE ACCESSIBLE TO THE PUBLIC WITH THE PARTNERSHIP OF HEALTHWAY AND YSEA TO CREATE A NEW MAIL-MEDS FACILITY IN OTHERTOWN. THIS SERVICE WILL PROVIDE PRESCRIPTION DRUGS TO HEALTHWAY AND YSEA MEMBERS CONVENIENTLY TO THEIR HOME VIA MAIL. VP OF OPERATIONS, EDWIN RILEY EXPLAINS THE PLAN OF NEW FACILITY:
RILEY: “HealthWay has provided high quality healthcare and pharmaceutical services to its members for the past 30 years. This new facility will expand that success and create a more efficient way for HealthWay and YSEA members to receive their prescriptions; allowing members to receive prescriptions directly to their home. The mail-meds service has its own separate facility and will be held to the high quality standards of Health Way and the healthcare board.”
ANNOUNCER: THE MAIL-MEDS SERVICE AVOIDS SOME OF THE GEOGRAPHICAL RESTRICTIONS PLACED ON PHARMACEUTIAL DRUGS AND WILL ALLOW FOR A LARGE OUTREACH TO ELDERLY MEMBERS AND OTHERS WHO FIND VISITING THE PHARMACY AN ADDED STRESS TO THEIR PHYSICAL HEALTH. YSEA CONTRACTING OFFICER, JOANNE ROGERS, SPEAKS OF THE NEW PROGRAM BENEFITS:
ROGER: “This partnership and service has been two years in the making, so we have really had an opportunity to work out all the kinks and discover how to provide a fast and accessible service of prescription drugs to our members. Not only with this facility bring convenience to our members, but they can be reassured their medications and information are of utmost importance to us as we will receive quarterly reviews from YSEA operations staff. This will be a beneficial program for all types of members.”
ANNOUNCER: FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE MAIL-MEDS SERVICE AND HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER, CONTACT KAT SHANNON OF HEALTHWAY PHARMACIES INC. AT 752-8161. AGAIN THAT’S 752-8161.