Baxa Corporation to Sponsor Customer-Requested DoseEdge™ Product Demonstrations Following Successful ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting

February 05, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
Englewood, Colo. Baxa Corporation a leading developer of medical device technology for the safe handling, preparation, packaging and administration of fluid medications announces a new road show program featuring their leading-edge dose management software, DoseEdge. Following Baxa Corporation's highly regarded presentation at the 2009 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting in December, these programs allow customers who were unable to attend the Las Vegas meeting the opportunity to experience DoseEdge first-hand.

With DoseEdge, "The dose preparation process is much simpler than it was before. It really gives the pharmacist the assurance that they're making the correct product, especially at the correct time" states Michael Culligan, Assistant Pharmacy Director at St. Francis Care in Hartford, CT. Beginning in Dallas, TX on February 17th, customers interested in gaining improvements in their pharmacy workflow management and medication safety are encouraged to attend one of the two-hour sessions planned for an exclusive hands-on product demonstration and intimate Q&A with pharmacy efficiency and product experts.

The full road show program includes the following dates and locations: March 10 in Denver, CO; March 24 in Miami, FL (tentative); April 7 in New York, NY; April 21 in Orange County, CA; May 5 in Atlanta, GA; May 19 in Phoenix, AZ; June 2 in Raleigh/Durham, NC and June 16 in Chicago, IL. Customers interested in attending one of these exclusive, invitation-only events are encouraged to RSVP for the event by contacting

In addition to the road shows, Baxa Corporation is sponsoring a Webinar program on March 25th at 1pm ET entitled "DoseEdge: Changing Pharmacy Practice Through Dose Management." Presented by Dennis Tribble, PharmD and Chief Technology Officer for Baxa Corporation, this one-hour presentation will provide a real-time product demonstration, for the customers who are unable to attend one of the nine scheduled road show dates, on how DoseEdge helps IV rooms run more efficiently by eliminating the most common reasons for drug preparation errors.

Interested participants can register for the March 25th Webinar by visiting the Baxa Webinar site at - visitors are encouraged to register in advance as space is limited at

About Baxa Corporation

Baxa, a customer-focused medical device company, provides innovative, solution-based technologies for medication handling and delivery. Its systems and devices promote the safe and efficient preparation, handling, packaging, and administration of medications. Privately held, Baxa Corporation has subsidiaries and sales offices in Florida, Canada and the United Kingdom; direct representation in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Luxembourg, The Netherlands and Switzerland; and distribution partners worldwide. Further information is available at


Marian Robinson, Vice President, Marketing
Baxa Corporation: 800.567.2292 ext. 2157 or 303.617.2157