North Carolina Association of Pharmacists Endorses VUCA Health’s MedsOnCue Medication Video Library Service
LAKE MARY, FL, Feb. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – VUCA Health today announced today that the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists (NCAP), recognized as the essential organization representing pharmacy in North Carolina, has endorsed MedsOnCue video library service. NCAP will leverage the solution to provide members with medication counseling videos containing comprehensive information on medications through a convenient, digitally-accessible method.
“The advanced approach used by VUCA to enable accurate and reliable medication information delivery is essential to improving the lives of those we serve. The MedsOnCue video service allows pharmacists to ensure patients have on-demand access to easy-to-understand information and serves as an excellent patient care resource to augment the medication education provided by the pharmacist,” said Dr. Penny Shelton, Executive Director for the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. “It is our hope that pharmacists in all patient care settings will look to solutions such as MedsOnCue to advance innovative approaches toward the ultimate goals of improved patient safety and health.”
MedsOnCue offers pharmacy providers and patients access to a robust library of medication-specific video briefings that deliver current information on top-prescribed medications, including proper usage, expected benefits and potential side effects. Available in English and Spanish, videos also include demonstration videos on how to use certain medications like inhalers, drops and injections. The MedsOnCue experience in its entirety can be viewed on any Internet connected device and is delivered on behalf of the patient’s pharmacy.
“With the support of pharmacy associations like NCAP, our mission to continuously enhance medication use and the quality of life for patients is expanded and invigorated,” said VUCA Health CEO David Medvedeff, PharmD, MBA. “NCAP is lauded for their legislative advocacy, educational offerings, and a variety of programs and resources that support all practice settings and we are honored that they have recognized VUCA’s MedsOnCue solution, which aligns closely with their mission to unite, serve and advance the profession of pharmacy for the benefit of society.”
About North Carolina Association of Pharmacists
The North Carolina Association of Pharmacists is the state organization representing the profession of pharmacy, organized to unite, serve and advance the profession of pharmacy for the benefit of society. The organization was formed January 1, 2000 as a unification of the North Carolina Pharmaceutical Association (NCPhA), North Carolina Society of Health-System Pharmacists (NCSHP), North Carolina Chapter of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (NCASCP), and North Carolina Retail Pharmacy Association (NCRPA).
About VUCA Health
Based in Lake Mary, Fla., VUCA Health (www.vucahealth.com) provides a gateway to patient engagement that serves as an on-demand extension of pharmacists and other healthcare providers. The company’s MedsOnCue solution leverages advanced mobile, web and on-demand video and communication technologies to deliver trusted patient information that enhances the medication use process. It offers a convenient and cost-effective way for clients to provide on-demand patient medication information and strengthen customer connections with video briefings, web messaging, reminders and alerts and a host of other customizable services that extend and enhance the patient relationship.