MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NowRx, an on-demand pharmacy that provides same-day and same-hour delivery of prescription medications, today announced that it has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 TripleTree iAwards. Now in its 10th year, the TripleTree iAwards recognize the healthcare technology and services companies demonstrating insight, initiative and innovation. The 2018 finalists were evaluated and selected based on the impact of their transformative capabilities and their potential to address some of the most pressing needs in healthcare.
“This year’s finalists include innovative companies touching multiple dimensions of the healthcare system,” said Michael Carroll, Chief Marketing Officer at TripleTree. “From organizations that empower healthcare consumers, to solutions that help healthcare work better, to technology that leads to actionable information, these companies are positioned to have meaningful impact across the healthcare industry.”
NowRx’s TripleTree iAwards finalist designation comes come on the heels of the company’s $7 million Series A funding round – the largest healthcare crowdfunding round ever at SeedInvest.com. NowRx leverages a suite of technologies to modernize the pharmacy experience and solve “the last mile” in healthcare. NowRx is the only solution on the market today offering not only same-day delivery, but also a one-hour delivery option, and provides superior prescription management through a network of technology-enabled “virtual pharmacies.” Since launching in 2016, the company has filled over 50,000 prescriptions, served more than 8,600 customers, and has received prescriptions from more than 1,900 prescribing physicians.
“We are pleased to have been selected as a finalist for this year’s TripleTree iAwards,” said Cary Breese, CEO, NowRx. “The awards program provides strong validation of this historic opportunity to reconceive the $400 billion pharmacy industry, an industry that hasn’t been modernized for decades and is at the very core of the U.S. healthcare system.”
NowRx is a technology-driven, on-demand pharmacy employing logistics, robotics, software automation, tele-health and patient analytics to transform the pharmacy experience. NowRx creates an entirely new mode of interacting with pharmacy based on efficiency and ultra-convenience, while improving health outcomes through better prescription medication management and adherence. Learn more at www.nowrx.com.
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NowRx, an on-demand pharmacy solution of sorts, just closed a $7 million Series A round via the SeedInvest crowdfunding platform. The company had previously raised a $3 million seed round.
Launched in 2016, NowRx is a full-fledged on-demand pharmacy solution. Though, it’s technically more of an on-demand prescription medication startup that functions using what it describes as a virtual pharmacy. Since its launch, NowRx has delivered more than 50,000 prescriptions from 1,900 doctors. With 8,500 customers, NowRx does about $5 million a year in annual revenue.
NowRx will allow you to order prescriptions on Alexa 9:01 AM ET Sat, 14 Oct 2017 | 01:16NowRx wants to make standing in line at the pharmacy a thing of the past.
This month, its users will have the option to order prescription medications via a virtual home assistant, such as the Amazon Echo or Google Home. A robot then registers to the request and dispenses the medication within minutes, and a car will deliver it within hours.
The Silicon Valley start-up claims that this is the first voice application for medication ordering.
A mobile healthcare company whose app helps consumers expedite prescription refills and delivery has raised $2 million in new funding. NowRx, which calls itself an on-demand pharmacy and is based in Mountain View, Calif., will use the money to further automate its prescription fulfillment program and develop more analytics for drug utilization review, a process for reviewing, prescribing, dispensing and using medication.