Benzer Pharmacy Group and QualityCare Pharmacies ink deal

QualityCare Pharmacies—a Rochester, NY-based pharmacy buying group—has joined the Benzer Group Purchasing Organization, Benzer announced Monday.

QualityCare Pharmacies—a Rochester, NY-based pharmacy buying group—has joined the Benzer Group Purchasing Organization, Benzer announced Monday. Under the agreement, QualityCare Pharmacies' nearly 800 members will now qualify to receive prescription drug pricing and value-based care support offered through the Benzer Pharmacy Group Healthcare Hub of Programs. "After an extensive search, we chose Benzer Pharmacy Group because of its commitment and proven track-record with its own stores to help our members grow their pharmacy business," said Lanny Doud, executive director, QualityCare Pharmacies. Doud noted that Benzer Pharmacy Group has "built their pharmacy operations and support infrastructure around value-based care, this is a model our members need in order to increase patient traffic, win preferred employer and insurer contracts and enhance the value added patient services expected by our members."