Lake Mary, FL (PRWEB) October 23, 2013
Axium Healthcare Pharmacy (http://www.axiumhealthcare.com), one of the nation's largest specialty pharmacy providers, announced the renewal of its accreditation status by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for the services of Specialty Pharmacy.
Accreditation is a comprehensive review process performed by ACHC that assesses a healthcare organization’s ability to meet the highest standards of quality and compliance. Review by the ACHC includes onsite surveys by industry experts, as well as assessments of the healthcare company’s organizational structure, policies, procedures, fiscal activities, human resources, quality outcomes, infection control, patient and employee safety, and much more.
Accreditation by the ACHC reflects an organization like Axium’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.
“Axium puts patients before anything else—it’s our specialty,” explained Axium President and CEO, Mark Montgomery. “The renewal of our ACHC accreditation status is a testament to our commitment to our patients, as well as our healthcare partners. In receiving this continued validation from ACHC, we have demonstrated that our focus on the highest standards in specialty pharmacy has not gone unnoticed.”
ACHC is a not-for-profit accrediting organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. ACHC is ISO 9001:2008 certified and has CMS Deeming Authority for Home Health, Hospice and DMEPOS.
About Axium Healthcare Pharmacy
A member of The Kroger Co. family of pharmacy solutions, Axium Healthcare Pharmacy, Inc. is a nationwide clinical specialty pharmacy provider with expertise in managing patients on complex therapies and specialty medication distribution. As one of the nation's leading specialty pharmacies, Axium Healthcare Pharmacy, Inc. provides comprehensive therapy- management programs as well as injectable and oral pharmaceutical treatments for Hepatitis C, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Growth Hormone Deficiency plus others. The Company also offers its exclusive HIPAA compliant OnePlace™ web portal for real-time treatment management for healthcare providers and their patients. Axium was recently recognized on the Inc. 5000 roster of fastest growing U.S. private companies and was ranked as one of Florida Trend’s “Big Mover” companies.
For more information, contact Axium Healthcare Pharmacy at 888.315.3395 or visit http://www.axiumhealthcare.com.