DirectRx wins bid contract for nebulizers

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

TROY, Mich. – DirectRx Pharmacy, an independent pharmacy, says it has won a competitive bidding contract for nebulizers and related supplies as part of Round 1 2017. Under the contract, which runs from Jan. 1, 2017, through Dec. 31, 2018, DirectRx will supply nebulizers and supplies to Medicare beneficiaries in Kansas City, and in Dearborn, Franklin, Ohio and Union counties in Indiana. “DirectRx is proud to be awarded this contract so that we can further our vision of helping patients with respiratory conditions such as asthma and COPD,” said Amanda Berishaj, PharmD, of DirectRx. “COPD, chronic bronchitis, emphysema and other respiratory conditions can be treated.” CMS is expected to announce all of the contract suppliers for Round 1 2017 this fall. It announced the payment amounts for the program in September. DirectRx, a family-owned pharmacy accredited by URAC, ACHC, NABP and WBENC, has grown to serve more than 38 states.