SoftWriters Announces New VP of Technology, Shantanu Bhide

New executive role established to lead customer-centric product management and development

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SoftWriters, Inc., A Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) company, is excited to welcome Shantanu (Shan) Bhide into a newly established executive role. As the Vice President of Technology, Shan will be responsible for leading the product management, development, and quality assurance functions at SoftWriters.

Shan joins SoftWriters with more than 20 years of experience delivering software products and solutions to a broad range of customers, and he brings deep knowledge and dedicated customer focus to the SoftWriters team. Throughout his career, Shan has been a passionate change promoter and thought leader for software in business.

Tim Tannert, Chief Operating Officer, SoftWriters, states, "Shan is a great addition to our executive team. His role represents SoftWriters' ongoing commitment to the long-term care pharmacy space, and specifically listening to our customers and developing our solutions around their needs. In tune with our focus on delivering innovative solutions while putting our customers first, Shan will lead the effort to evolve our best practices for our product management, quality assurance and development processes."

About SoftWriters
SoftWriters, Inc., A Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) company, is a leading software solution provider servicing pharmacies that provide care to long term post-acute care patients, assisted living residents, independent living residents, pharmacies servicing group homes, correctional facilities, specialty pharmacies, and pharmacies servicing 340B contracts. SoftWriters operates as part of Managed Health Care Associates (MHA), a leading health care services and software company focused on the alternate site health care provider marketplace.

SoftWriters' suite of products include FrameworkLTC® solutions for inventory control, dispensing, clinical screening, pharmacy automation, content management, workflow, delivery, communications, advanced reporting and business intelligence, accounting, real-time electronic billing, electronic prescribing, and pharmacy operation optimization. For more information, visit the company website, www.softwriters.com.


SoftWriters Launches Point-of-Delivery Solution, FrameworkPOD™

November 7, 2017 (Pittsburgh, PA): SoftWriters Inc., a Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) company, is pleased to announce the general availability of their new point-of-delivery solution, FrameworkPOD.

SoftWriters develops innovative pharmacy management and ancillary software solutions designed to support the growth and operational efficiencies of closed door long-term care pharmacies. With the addition of FrameworkPOD, SoftWriters’ complete suite of fully integrated, scalable solutions eliminate manual steps and enhance customer service capabilities for operators from order intake through delivery.

Tim Tannert, Chief Operating Officer, SoftWriters, states, “We are committed to the long-term care pharmacy space and enabling our customers with the tools they need to compete while making operations more efficient in the process. SoftWriters is proud to deliver on that commitment with the first integrated point of delivery solution, FrameworkPOD. FrameworkPOD ensures all medications scheduled to be delivered arrive accurately.”

 

About SoftWriters

SoftWriters, Inc., a Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) company, is a leading software solution provider servicing pharmacies that provide care to long term post-acute care patients, assisted living residents, independent living residents, pharmacies servicing group homes, correctional facilities, specialty pharmacies, and pharmacies servicing 340B contracts. SoftWriters operates as part of Managed Health Care Associates (MHA), a leading health care services and technology company focused on the alternate site health care provider marketplace.

SoftWriters’ suite of products include solutions for inventory control, dispensing, clinical screening, pharmacy automation, content management, workflow, communications, advanced reporting and business intelligence, accounting, real-time electronic billing, electronic prescribing, and pharmacy operation optimization. For more information, visit the company website, www.softwriters.com.

About FrameworkPOD

FrameworkPOD is the only fully integrated, web-based application that acts as an automated smart-delivery manager, ensuring driver and route optimization. Integration with the FrameworkLTC® platform enables quality checks not available in stand alone or interfaced solutions and provides real time updates to both the pharmacy and facility throughout the delivery process, including real-time signature capture and an electronic version of the signed manifests. The easy to use driver app is Android and iOS compatible.

For More Information Contact:  

Jeff Lininger
Vice President of Sales & Marketing
SoftWriters, Inc.
412-492-9841, ext. 104
Jlininger@softwriters.com 


SoftWriters, Inc. Acquired by Roper Industries

Feb. 5, 2015 (Pittsburgh, PA): SoftWriters, Inc. (SWI), a leading software solutions provider to the pharmacy industry, is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Roper Industries.  SoftWriters will operate as part of Managed Health Care Associates (MHA), a Roper operating company and a leading health care services and technology company focused on the alternate site health care provider marketplace.

SoftWriters’ leadership team, including Timothy E. Hutchison, President and CEO of SoftWriters, will remain in place and will continue to lead the company.

Tim Hutchison commented,  “SoftWriters started as a small family business and over the last two decades has experienced significant growth.  Now, as we take on the next step, I am confident that SoftWriters will continue to expand our scope of services and our customer base.  We are looking forward to working with Roper and MHA to continue our mission of delivering premier software solutions to long-term care pharmacy providers, enabling better care for the patients they serve.”

MHA’s President, Michael J. Sicilian commented, “MHA could not be more pleased to have SoftWriters join the MHA organization. We have worked with Tim and his team over the last decade in providing first-in-class services and solutions to our shared customers and look at this as the next step in creating a complete health care services and technology offering.”

 

About SoftWriters, Inc.

SoftWriters, Inc. is a leading software solution provider servicing pharmacies that provide care to long term post-acute care patients, assisted living residents, independent living residents, pharmacies servicing group homes, correctional facilities, specialty pharmacies, and pharmacies servicing 340B contracts.  SWI’s suite of products include solutions for inventory control, dispensing, clinical screening, pharmacy automation, content management, workflow, communications, advanced reporting and business intelligence, accounting, real-time electronic billing, electronic prescribing, and pharmacy operation optimization.    For more information, visit the company website, www.softwriters.com.

 

About Managed Health Care Associates, Inc.

Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. is a leading health care service company that offers a growing portfolio of services and solutions to support the diverse and complex needs of the alternate site health care provider.  MHA provides expertise in Group Purchasing, Managed Care and Payer Contracting, Reimbursement Management, Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Pharmaceutical Data Analytics, Clinical Pharmacy Software, and Legislative Advocacy.  Through the delivery of innovative and targeted health care services and solutions, MHA helps members increase operational efficiency, maximize business growth, and provide optimum care for patients.  For more information, visit www.mhainc.com.