A new survey commissioned to mark the launch of an innovative electronic prescription notification service called eScript, reveals that 93% of Irish consumers believe that technology makes their lives easier and 87% of the adult population now own a smartphone. 74% of those surveyed claim that they find their GP’s handwriting difficult to read and 43% are worried about errors … [Read more...] about Electronic Prescription Notification Service Launched For Irish Patients
Healthwave, the Irish pharmacy offering up to 90% savings on prescription medications, has opened a store in Galway. The low price pharmacy, which disrupted the Irish market significantly when it launched in Dundrum in 2014, provides transparent pricing and universal access to affordable medication through its HealthPass subscription service. Healthwave now has 2 stores in … [Read more...] about Healthwave Brings Affordable Medication To Galway
Partnership to result in savings of up to 1,000 Euro per year A new partnership announced by The Carers Association today will see costly prescription bills greatly reduced for Ireland’s 187,000 family carers and those they care for. The organisation has teamed up with Healthwave, a new Dublin headquartered pharmacy founded to give people access to affordable … [Read more...] about The Carers Association partners with Healthwave to cut prescription costs in half for family carers
The School of Pharmacy at UCC is embarking on a unique initiative in Ireland using the concept and principles of Lean Management. The Lean concept was developed by Toyota and supports the identification of wasteful activities in a healthcare process that does not enhance the patient experience, and provides a means to remove or reduce them. The School of Pharmacy are hosting … [Read more...] about Why the School of Pharmacy at University College Cork are going Lean!
The Irish Pharmacy market experienced a big shake up in January this year, when new Dundrum-based pharmacy, Healthwave, introduced its HealthPass subscription service guaranteeing the best pricing for medication, prescriptions and over the counter (OTC) drugs in Ireland. Now consumers are likely to benefit once again as Healthwave introduces a free nationwide ‘door-to-door’ … [Read more...] about Ireland’s First Nationwide Pharmacy Delivery Service Announced By Healthwave