TRxADE Group Announces Strategic Telehealth Partnership with Brookshire Grocery Company
TRxADE Telehealth Subsidiary Bonum Health to Provide Affordable Telemedicine Services to Patients at Leading Grocery Store Chain
TAMPA, FL / ACCESSWIRE / May 6, 2021 / TRxADE Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEDS), a health services IT company focused on digitalizing the retail pharmacy experience by optimizing drug procurement, the prescription journey and patient engagement in the U.S., today announced that its telehealth subsidiary, Bonum Health, has secured a strategic partnership with Brookshire Grocery Company (“BGC”) and its diverse retail pharmacy network – spanning 180 corporate owned stores in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas – to provide affordable telemedicine services.
BGC plans to utilize a Bonum Health telemedicine program, combined with Bonum Health partner SingleCare’s Prescription Savings Program, as a complete healthcare savings bundle aimed at uninsured and under-insured customers. BGC is planning to expand this deeply discounted mobile healthcare service to local businesses whose financial status has been hurt by COVID-19 and may no longer offer insurance or prescription benefits to employees.
“Brookshire’s has a rich history of offering it’s community quality healthcare at affordable prices, and we are proud to select Bonum Health to continue that mission and to provide our under-insured and uninsured patient community affordable access to healthcare through their easy-to-use Mobile Application, and desktop link, direct from each of our banner stores’ customized website”, said Neil Ducote, Vice President, Pharmacy, Brookshire Grocery Company.
“Bonum Health will provide affordable telemedicine services – inclusive of its signature Mobile Health Services and Prescriber Program – to the patients of all BGC stores leveraging Bonum Health’s partnerships with over 650 medical providers spanning 49 states,” said Ashton Maaraba, President of Bonum Health. “The gap between uninsured and insured consumers widens daily, even worse, consumers are struggling to keep up with rising healthcare deductibles making this launch particularly timely. Bonum Health’s easy-to-use telemedicine services and electronic health records will make virtual consultations by board-certified Medical Doctors accessible anywhere and anytime.
“Since 1928, Brookshire Grocery Company has bridged gaps across its retail and healthcare community, setting new standards of care by consistently offering new savings and promotions for the betterment and enhancement of community wellness. We look forward to working closely with the Brookshire’s team to continue their mission across every community they serve nationwide,” concluded Maaraba.
About Brookshire Grocery Company
Brookshire Grocery Company is regional family-owned grocery business that operates more than 180 stores in three states – Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas – with three distribution centers. The company proudly employs close to 16,000 individuals and was recognized as a Great Place to Work for 2020-2021. Known for friendly service, clean stores and strong community support, BGC has been in operation since 1928. For more information, please visit the BGC website at https://www.brookshires.com.
About TRxADE Group, Inc.
TRxADE Group (NASDAQ: MEDS) is a health services IT company focused on digitalizing the retail pharmacy experience by optimizing drug procurement, the prescription journey and patient engagement in the U.S. The Company operates the TRxADE drug procurement marketplace serving a total of 12,100+ members nationwide, fostering price transparency and under the Bonum Health brand, offering patient centric telehealth services. For more information on TRxADE Group, please visit the Company’s IR website at investors.trxadegroup.com.
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Bonum Health Contact:
Director of Marketing
Senior Vice President
MZ Group – MZ North America
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