Swisslog Healthcare Awarded Group Purchasing Contract with Premier Inc. to Offer Innovative Inpatient Pharmacy Automation

Swisslog Healthcare to provide best-in-class pharmacy automation solutions at preferred pricing to Premier members as part of new agreement.


DENVER, Colo. (July 10, 2017) – Swisslog Healthcare, a leading supplier of solutions for medication and supply chain management in healthcare, now offers exclusive pricing to Premier Inc. members, at their discretion, for inpatient pharmacy automation solutions.

“In addition to traditional automated dispensing cabinet vendors, Premier members are now able to make best-of-breed decisions for their central pharmacy,” remarks Anthony Pugliese, Senior Vice President, Sales at Swisslog Healthcare. “We’re excited to join their pharmacy automation portfolio.”

Swisslog Healthcare automation meets the needs of any medication distribution model, from a single facility’s centralized or point-of-care services to an offsite consolidated service center. The solutions now available through Premier include:
• Pharmacy Manager Software
• BoxPicker™ Automated Pharmacy Storage System
• PillPick® Automated Packaging and Dispensing System
• ATP®-Series Automated Tablet Packaging Systems

While Swisslog Healthcare automation is new to Premier, the company has more than 3,000 hospital clients globally. One of the more recent installations of BoxPicker delivered a number of safety, inventory and efficiency gains for a large medical center in the southeast. Read the full case study here.

For more information, or to request a follow up from a member of the Swisslog team, visit www.swisslog.com/healthcare.

About Swisslog Healthcare
Swisslog Healthcare is a leading supplier of services and solutions for material transport, medication management and supply chain management in healthcare facilities. Swisslog has installed facility-wide and pharmacy automation systems in more than 3,000 hospitals worldwide. The company offers integrated solutions from a single source – from consulting to design, implementation and lifetime customer service. For more information, visit www.swisslog.com/healthcare.

Swisslog is a member of the KUKA group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions. www.kuka.com

Editorial Contact:
Beth Riggio
Senior Manager, Marketing
Swisslog Healthcare
Phone: 303.373.7952
beth.riggio@swisslog.com

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