PharmBlue, LLC Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

PharmBlue, LLC officially opens their specialized pharmacy within Dickinson Center’s 43 Servidea Drive location in Ridgway, Pennsylvania. PharmBlue, LLC is a multi-state pharmacy with a national reputation for quality care of patients with chronic conditions. It is a privately owned, independent specialty pharmacy that originated out of Cranberry Township in Pittsburgh. The PharmBlue team includes a chief medical officer, highly qualified pharmacists, and pharmacy technicians. PharmBlue tailors their clinical treatment to match the challenging health conditions and complex drug therapies associated with specialty diseases. The pharmacy will be located within Dickinson Center’s outpatient program. This pharmacy will offer a full service pharmacy, face-to-face consultation during normal business hours, phone consultations 24/7 any day, insurance experts, and a wide array of supplements and other over-the-counter items.

This project has been in the works for over a year, and we are excited to be celebrating the pharmacy’s grand opening today. Our team is looking forward to working alongside Pat, Judy, and Lucy to provide comprehensive quality services to our consumers.
— Heidi Thomas, Dickinson’s Interim Chief Executive Officer

Pat Minard, PharmBlue Pharmacist-In-Charge will be on-site at Dickinson Center Monday thru Friday supporting the individuals who utilize Dickinson’s outpatient program. Mr. Minard is a graduate from the University of Pittsburgh, resides in Kersey, Pennsylvania, and has 26 years’ experience as a retail/community pharmacist. The last 23 years Pat worked for Walmart, primarily the St. Marys location. 

Judy Agosti, PharmBlue Pharmacy Technician will join Pat to assist him with supplying medicines to patients, assembling medicines for prescriptions, and providing information to patients and other Dickinson Center healthcare professionals. Ms. Agosti has over 20 years’ experience with hospital pharmacy, and resides in St. Marys, Pennsylvania. 

In addition to Mr. Minard and Ms. Agosti, Lucy Bobby will serve as a per diem pharmacist for PharmBlue. Ms. Bobby is a graduate of Duquesne University of Pittsburgh, resides in Ridgway, Pennsylvania, and has 26 years’ experience as a retail/nursing home pharmacist.

We are pleased to bring our brand of high touch specialty pharmacy to the clients of Dickinson Center. As we have done in many other locations; we hope to help increase medication adherence and positively affect health outcomes.
— Mike Nelson, PharmBlue Chief Executive Officer

For more information about PharmBlue, please see www.pharmblue.com