OptiMed to Present Workshop on Navigating Patient Insurance Benefits

OptiMed Specialty Pharmacy will present a workshop titled, “Navigating Patient Insurance Benefits,” on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, aimed at physicians and their clinical and administrative staff. The workshop will enhance their knowledge of health insurance and benefits design and cover such topics as how networks differ from one another, how to navigate health plans and the specific benefits they offer, and how to anticipate coverage and cost share assignments.

The presentation will be offered on-site at OptiMed’s national headquarters, 6480 Technology Ave., Kalamazoo, Michigan, or online via webinar. Lunch will be provided for on-site attendees. There is no cost to attend, however, space is limited so register today to reserve your spot.

To register, call 269-250-8010 or email krizor@optimedpharmacy.com and provide your name, organization, email address, contact information and if you prefer to attend on-site or via the webinar.

OptiMed Donates to Local Charities During the Holiday Season

OptiMed Specialty Pharmacy donated stuffed stockings and boxes of candy canes for the City of Kalamazoo’s 11th annual Candy Cane Hunt. The city has been able to create a festive atmosphere in which over 46,000 candy canes and 2,200 stockings have been given away to children in the last 10 years.

In addition, OptiMed Pharmacy’s staff conducted a holiday charity drive throughout the month of December to collect items for Animal Rescue Project, including pet food, treats and supplies. In addition, $155 was collected to help animals at the shelter.

Animal Rescue Project is based out of Kalamazoo, Mich., and is a non-profit animal welfare group committed to the rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of at-risk pets from pound facilities.