ST. LOUIS, Mo. (PRWEB) February 23, 2018
CSI Specialty Group, a globally recognized specialty pharmacy consulting, workforce planning and talent acquisition firm, and Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in delivering optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes, have joined forces to provide dynamic programs, industry leading intelligence and consulting solutions across the pharmacy enterprise, with an emphasis on specialty pharmacy and supply chain optimization.
Together, CSI Specialty Group and Intalere offer a comprehensive, full-spectrum suite of services built to meet the growing challenges of understanding how to position specialty pharmacy as an offering, while empowering healthcare providers to deliver a complete patient centric solution that drives accelerated growth and mitigates financial risk.
“As health systems and pharmacy enterprises continue to look at ways to enhance their patient’s journey, this partnership offers the industry a first in class solution, that leverages the intellectual knowledge and established excellence between both organizations. The strategic and cultural fit between CSI Specialty Group and Intalere will immediately benefit clients and patients,” says Suzette DiMascio, CHE, CMCE, CPC, President and CEO of CSI Specialty Group. “The specialty pharmacy pendulum continues to swing, creating opportunities across more channels and, with it, a need to understand the ever-changing complexities of the healthcare industry. By bringing our respective areas of expertise together, we are poised to provide world-class support and strategic planning to clients as we assist them in the delivery of superior patient care and improved financial and operational performance.”
The partnership effectively provides a total channel, end to end solution with a focus on:
- Strategic Pharmacy Enterprise Development
- Specialty Pharmacy Assessment, Design and Implementation
- Manufacturer Launch Strategy and Channel Design - Specialty, Orphan/ Rare and Biosimilars
- Payor and Reimbursement Optimization
- Talent Acquisition & Work Force Solutions
- CSI University & Continuing Education
Intalere’s parent company is Intermountain Healthcare, a Utah-based not-for-profit healthcare system recognized as a leader in transforming healthcare, rated by Gartner's as the #1 healthcare supply chain organization in the country for excellence in achieving high-quality patient care at optimal economic cost.
“This exciting new partnership expands and enhances our ability to provide market-leading solutions in an area of need for our members. The synergies inherent in this collaboration are truly unique in the industry,” says Julius Heil, president and CEO of Intalere.
About CSI Specialty Group
Named as one of Consulting Magazine’s Fastest Growing Firms, CSI Specialty Group is a globally recognized, WBE Certified Leadership Consulting Firm dedicated to providing solutions that continually elevate the specialty pharmacy industry. By providing inventive consulting, workforce planning & talent acquisition solutions, they uniquely tailor service offerings to help clients drive sustainable, accelerated growth. As the provider of the industry's first dedicated podcast for specialty pharmacy, CSI is at the forefront of pioneering innovative concepts to meet the changing needs of specialty pharmacy, home infusion, mail order/PBM, health systems and pharma/biotech clients across the USA and throughout Europe. For more information about CSI Specialty Group, visit http://www.CSIgroup.net.
Intalere’s mission focuses on elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes. We strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. We assist our customers in managing their entire spend, providing innovative technologies, products and services, and leveraging the best practices of a provider-led model. As Intalere draws on the power of our owner Intermountain Healthcare’s nationally-recognized supply chain expertise and leadership in technology, process improvement, and evidence-based clinical and business best practices, we are uniquely positioned to be the innovation leader in the healthcare industry. Visit http://www.Intalere.com to learn more.