Opening of a new BVHS hospital and community pharmacy
Blanchard Valley Health System celebrates the completion of its new inpatient and community pharmacy.
BVHS says the move and construction of the Blanchard Valley Hospital inpatient pharmacy, as well as the Center for Medication Management, the outpatient pharmacy for community members, is officially complete.
A small celebration was hosted by a handful of Blanchard Valley health system associates and a groundbreaking ceremony was hosted by the Findlay County Chamber of Commerce – Hancock.
BVHS says the pharmacy and Medication Management Center have been moved to a more convenient location within BVH, on the ground floor adjacent to the Healing Grounds Cafe.
Anyone can have a prescription filled at the new pharmacy, as it is open to the public.
“This project aligns with our mission of ‘Caring for a Life’. We strive to provide the best service and quality to our community, and the new, state-of-the-art pharmacy will keep the program strong, long into the future, ”said Myron D. Lewis, President and CEO. management of BVHS. .
The completed project not only offers more convenience to customers, but also additional services.
Some of these services include an increased line of over-the-counter products, carrying a selection of durable medical equipment like canes, walkers, crutches, home helpers, and a few ostomy supplies to help patients with urgent needs.
BVHS associates had the opportunity to help develop the layout and design of the pharmacy.
The team, made up of subject matter experts from across the healthcare system, used a 3D mockup to assess workflow and processes.