Raleigh, NC, December 06, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Nancy McFarlane, president of MedPro Rx, Inc. (www.medprorx.com), a provider of specialty pharmacy services to clients with chronic illnesses, has announced the release of a podcast about the pharmacy’s “Education Is Power” scholarship program. In the podcast, Kathy Robinette-Stoneberg, scholarship coordinator for MedPro Rx, discusses the history and goals of the scholarship program, offers insight into what the pharmacy is looking for in applicants and explains how students can apply. The podcast is available for download at www.medprorx.com/hemophilia_scholarship.php.
The annual scholarships are open to United States residents who are living with a bleeding disorder, entering or attending a community college, junior college, four-year college, university or vocational school and are active in their community. Application forms are open and available on MedPro Rx’s Web site and they must be postmarked by May 1, 2009 to be eligible for consideration. Since starting its “Education is Power” scholarship program in 2006, MedPro Rx has distributed $135,000 to students nationwide who have either hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease (vWD).
For more information about MedPro Rx’s “Education is Power” program, visit www.medprorx.com or call Robinette-Stoneberg at (866) 528-4963.
“These scholarships lessen the financial burden of educational success for students in the bleeding disorder community,” McFarlane said. “Our goal is to make higher education accessible and attainable for deserving students.”
“I encourage all students in the bleeding disorder community to apply for this program,” Robinette-Stoneberg said. “The job market is huge and, with the proper educational degrees, people in this community will have the opportunity to obtain jobs with the much-needed prescription and health care benefits.”
About MedPro Rx, Inc.:
MedPro Rx, Inc. is a specialty infusion pharmacy which has been providing infused and injectable medications and services to clients with chronic illnesses since 2002. With more than 100 years of combined pharmacy, nursing and management experience, MedPro Rx is dedicated to improving the overall outcomes of the client therapy experience. MedPro Rx’s goal is to set the standard for infusion care and achieve positive clinical outcomes for clients by participating in the healthcare process through integrated, community-based systems. As a specialty infusion pharmacy, MedPro Rx is an Accreditation Commission for Health Care, Inc. provider (ACHC) whose services emphasize treatments for individuals with hemophilia, vWD, autoimmune neuromuscular disorders and other complex chronic conditions. Services include client and family advocacy, complimentary pick-up of sharps containers at the client’s location of choice, express shipping and personal medication delivery services, complete insurance and benefit counseling, and the assurance that MedPro Rx stocks all factor and IVIg brands, all doses from all manufacturers, all the time. MedPro Rx offers specialty intravenous therapies such as IVIg, which treats a variety of immunodeficient diagnoses, and clotting factor for a client to use in their home, at infusion clinics and in the physicians’ offices. For more information or to receive a free consultation and health insurance evaluation, please call (888) 571-3100 or visit www.medprorx.com.
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