MedVantx Named to Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies

MedVantx Named to Inc. 500 List of Fastest Growing Companies

Unique Consumer Medication Management Company Ranks #1 on the 2009 Inc. 500 Healthcare Industry List

San Diego, CA – August 17, 2009 – MedVantx was recognized by Inc. Magazine as the fastest-growing healthcare company in the country, and the thirteenth fastest-growing of all U.S. companies with three-year growth of 7,898 percent.  The 28th annual Inc. 500 list of America’s fast growing companies is available in the September edition of the magazine.

“Being named to the Inc. 500 list is an exciting honor and marks an important milestone in the growth of our company,” said Robert Feeney, founder and CEO of MedVantx.  “I would especially like to thank our customers for their continued support and our employees for their incredible dedication to our business.

Healthcare is becoming more consumer-centric as the U.S. healthcare system strains to manage growing costs.  MedVantx is uniquely positioned to provide solutions that address these trends and will greatly improve the pharmacy experience for consumers.”

“If you want to know which companies are going to change the world, look at the Inc. 500,” said Inc. editor Jane Berentson. “These are the most dynamic, fast growth companies in the nation, the ones finding innovative solutions to problems, creating smart systems, and inventing products we soon discover we can’t live without. The Inc. 500 list is Inc. magazine’s tribute to American business ingenuity and ambition.”

MedVantx is changing old ideas about how the pharmaceutical industry works.   The company has developed and deployed the first fully integrated consumer centric pharmaceutical delivery program whereby consumers can obtain free initial therapy for prescription and over-the-counter(OTC) medications at leading physician offices,  gain access to integrated chronic care management and reimbursement counseling services and experience the coordination and convenience of home delivery of cost effective prescriptions.

Through its proprietary automated ATM-like prescription management system (MedStart™), MedVantx provides physicians with access to these free initial medication therapies through a system that automates the traditional sampling process, captures complete sampling data that can be electronically transferred to the patients’ medical record and provides consumers access to highly relevant drug and disease state educational materials.  The Company also provides consumers with access to pharmaceutical manufacturer prescription assistance programs as well as fully transparent consumer home delivery services to leading employer groups and health plans.

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About MedVantx

MedVantx is an innovative consumer medication management and delivery company committed to streamlining access, reducing costs and providing highly relevant information to benefit patients, physicians, health plans and manufacturers.  The Company’s consumer medication management platform includes free initial prescription therapy at the point of care; a consumer helpline providing drug information and reimbursement assistance and convenient consumer home delivery through its wholly-owned home delivery pharmacy subsidiary, AmeriPharm. The Company provides full disclosure and transparency in pharmacy health care management by collaborating with managed care organizations and large employers.  The MedVantx network has served over 1.7 million consumers through an integrated network including 16 health plans, 18 manufacturers and 3,400 physicians.  For more information about MedVantx please visit www.MedVantx.com or contact Scott Peterson at (858) 625-2990 x112.

SOURCE: MedVantx