MOORESTOWN, N.J., November 19, 2019 — Tabula Rasa HealthCare® (“TRHC”) (NASDAQ: TRHC), a healthcare technology company advancing the field of medication safety, congratulates Dr. Jenny Bingham, PharmD, BCACP, TRHC Director of Ambulatory Care Residency Programs & Research, for being named Next-Generation Pharmacist’s 2019 Technology Innovator of the Year, an award that recognizes pharmacists who successfully leverage pharmacy technology tools to advance patient care standards, business profitability and employee productivity. The national awards program, sponsored by Parata Systems and Pharmacy Times, honors leading pharmacists and industry professionals who define the future of pharmacy. Dr. Bingham was recognized as one of 10 awardees selected from over 600 international nominations at the 10th annual awards gala held Friday, October 25th, at the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego.
Dr. Bingham, a leader in telehealth pharmacy solutions, facilitates TRHC’s award-winning research in the areas of medication safety, novel rural telehealth pharmacy programs, and healthcare outcomes associated with advanced healthcare technology developed by TRHC. In her role, Dr. Bingham also oversees the collaboration between TRHC and several of the top national colleges of pharmacy, including the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy’s Center for Health Outcomes & Pharmacoeconomic Research (HOPE Center) and Ohio State University’s Institute of Therapeutic Innovations and Outcomes.
“Our goal in executing innovative medication safety research is to optimize the delivery of patient care while maximizing program outcomes for our trusted healthcare partners,” says Dr. Bingham. “I am honored to have received the 2019 Technology Innovator of the Year award and thank my fellow dedicated colleagues who continue to advocate for the role of telehealth pharmacists in the patient care continuum.”
“TRHC cannot be prouder of Dr. Jenny Bingham, she is most deserving of this honor,” said TRHC Chairman and CEO Calvin H. Knowlton, PhD. “Dr. Bingham has dedicated her career towards enhancing the quality of health care for her patients. She is leading the charge in advancing the role of pharmacists in telehealth and pharmacist-led interventions. In addition to her research, Dr. Bingham provides multiple best practice webinars highlighting various methods in which pharmacists can integrate these innovative interprofessional models into their clinical programs. She is passionate about her patients and discovering new ways to improve medication safety and health outcomes.”
Dr. Bingham’s technology-driven initiatives are in direct alignment with TRHC’s commitment to institutional innovation and development, as evident in the organization’s 2019 launch of its Scientific Precision Pharmacotherapy Research and Development Institute. The TRHC institute, led by Jacques Turgeon, BPharm, PhD, TRHC’s Chief Scientific Officer, focuses on enhancing the organization’s clinical decision support tools through research using pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic modeling to optimize and develop new healthcare solutions.
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