South Country Health Alliance (SCHA) and PerformRx, one of the nation’s integrated technology leaders offering next generation, full-service pharmacy benefits management, announced that they have partnered to bring state-of-the-art pharmacy benefit management services to SCHA’s Medical Assistance and Medicare Advantage members in 12 counties in Southern and Central Minnesota.
The contract is effective Jan. 1, 2013, and will cover approximately 23,000 eligible beneficiaries.
“We are pleased to bring our advanced approach to pharmacy benefits management into Minnesota,” said Mesfin Tegenu, M.S., RPh, president of PerformRx. “South Country shares our vision of developing new solutions for improving the quality and efficiency of health care. Our partnership will greatly benefit South Country members in all programs.”
Leota Lind, chief executive officer of SCHA, also looks forward to working with PerformRx. “PerformRx leverages the latest technologies and will improve health outcomes for our members. Their access to quality health care will have a lot of support.”
About PerformRx, LLC
PerformRx, LLC, a full-service pharmacy benefit manager, is one of the nation’s integrated technology leaders providing an innovative approach to results-focused pharmacy benefit management programs. PerformRx integrates health care data and utilizes a collaborative model of care impacting the overall health care dollar.
Driven by the strength of its leaders and passion of its employees, PerformRx helps payers improve patient outcomes while achieving high quality. For more information, visit www.performrx.com.