Rapid City Journal: Advancements in Local Healthcare

Grantee and South Dakota hospital Fall River Health Services has implemented a new Omnicell Automated Dispensing Cabinet system, which will enable the hospital to dispense medications at all hours of the day and make the process of dispensing more convenient.

The system is made possible by Avera ePharmacy services, which allow hospitals that may not have adequate pharmacy staff to share the services of professional pharmacists. This new approach will also utilize technology to ensure the proper medications are given to patients, thus potentially improving patient safety.

Read the full piece at rapidcityjournal.com.