Pharmapod secures $3million in from Canadian Pharmacists Association

Pharmapod secures $3million in from Canadian Pharmacists Association

  April 26, 2018 (Dublin): Irish software company Pharmapod today announces that it has secured $3million (CADS) in investment from the Canadian Pharmacists Association (‘CPhA’). Pharmapod develops market leading technology for reducing medication errors for patients and has recently won a competitive tender to implement a medication error reporting system across over 4,300 pharmacies in Ontario, approx. 45% of Canada’s pharmacies. In what is the largest medication safety program of its kind in Canada, Pharmapod’s platform was chosen as it is robust, intuitive and highly scalable.   Already with offices in Ireland, the…Read more …
Pharmapod’s New Faces of Patient Safety Campaign

Pharmapod’s New Faces of Patient Safety Campaign

  Faces of Patient Safety Patient safety is a topic of discussion which should always be at the forefront of pharmacists’ minds. Pharmapod is launching it’s  "faces of patient safety” with the ambition of offering leaders in patient safety an opportunity to voice their opinions on best practice in healthcare. By collaborating with others and discussing these practices, Pharmapod strives to build a community which allows healthcare to be a safer place. At Pharmapod we believe that a shared-learning and no-blame culture leads to an increase in the quality of learnings produced which ultimately…Read more …
Pharmapod selected to implement the largest medication safety program of its kind in Canada

Pharmapod selected to implement the largest medication safety program of its kind in Canada

Pharmapod Ltd is pleased to announce it has been selected by the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP) to implement a medication safety program across all the pharmacies in Ontario. Ontario is the largest province in Canada with 4,129 pharmacies out of a total number of 10,100 pharmacies nationwide. Pharmapod was selected as part of a formal competitive RFP process in keeping with standard procurement practices. The seven-member evaluation team’s decision to move forward with the Pharmapod solution for the medication safety program was unanimous. The system will introduce a standardised approach to quality assurance…Read more …
First Irish Woman selected for EY’s Entrepreneurial Winning Women™, Europe

First Irish Woman selected for EY’s Entrepreneurial Winning Women™, Europe

Pharmapod’s CEO Leonora O’Brien is the First Irish Woman selected for EY’s Entrepreneurial Winning Women™, Europe – a year-long executive leadership program designed for established, women-led businesses that are ready to scale operations and become global market leaders. O’Brien is among female entrepreneurs from 17 businesses cross 11 countries in Europe selected for the class of 2017. The program is open to businesses which are at least 12 months old with revenues higher than EUR 500,000 for the previous 12 months and which are headquartered in Europe. The participating companies benefit from on-going…Read more …
Pharmapod wins the title of Pharma Contract Services Company of the Year

Pharmapod wins the title of Pharma Contract Services Company of the Year

We are delighted to announce that Pharmapod has won the title of Pharma Contract Services Company of the Year at the Pharma Industry Awards 2017. This years annual Pharma Industry Awards took place yesterday, October 5th, in the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road. Now in its fourth year, the awards aim to recognise and celebrate the most original and innovative individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence in the Irish Pharma sector. Pharmapod took home the Contract Services Company of the Year award, further confirming Pharmapod as providing a first in class, award winning solution…Read more …