Baylor Scott and White Now Has Remote Pharmacy Kiosks
Baylor Scott and White’s pharmacy kiosks are allow patients a convenient pickup option for their prescriptions. The kiosks will be located throughout the service area in medical centers, and patients will be able to enter their information and retrieve medications quickly and conveniently.
The first remote kiosk was installed in the Texas Farm Bureau Headquarters in Waco, with more to come in coming months. Any prescription can be filled and stored properly, are available within hours of visiting the pharmacy, and are available 24 hours a day. If the patient wants a pharmacy consultation, they are available via phone or video.
“As we continue to increase access to quality care throughout the state, it is important that we make it easier for patients to follow their treatment plan,” said John McWhorter, COO, Baylor Scott & White Health via release. “These convenient pickup kiosks are offered in addition to the pharmacy delivery service we are piloting in some of our markets. This continuous evaluation of opportunities to make healthcare more convenient is part of our commitment to the communities we serve.”
“This pioneering prescription delivery by Baylor Scott & White is a great addition to our ongoing wellness program,” said TFB Executive Director/Chief Operating Officer, Si Cook via relase. “The health, safety and wellness of our employees will always be a top priority for us. Baylor Scott & White has been a great service provider, with an onsite clinic and now this prescription service.”