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LexisNexis Risk Solutions wins Retail Excellence Award for Technology and Automation from Drug Store News

Empowering pharmacists with the insights they need to make the best decisions possible


ATLANTA — The Health Care business of LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, the premier provider of healthcare data and identity verification solutions, has been named a winner of the inaugural Retail Excellence (REX) Award for Technology and Automation from Drug Store News (DSN).

DSN’s REX Awards recognize companies who have made a difference in their respective industries during the last several years, be it with innovative solutions, patient communications, or logistical efficiencies.

“They are the companies that are continually innovating and enabling pharmacists to practice at the top of their license. They are increasing efficiencies so that pharmacists are free to provide a myriad of clinical services and giving retailers an opportunity to help their customers and patients lead healthier lives,” as stated in the April 2022 edition of Drug Store News.  

The Health Care business of LexisNexis® Risk Solutions harnesses the power of data and advanced analytics to help healthcare organizations operate more efficiently and create healthier communities. Its Pharmacy team has the privilege of working with all the top 10 retail pharmacies as well as many regional pharmacies in America. The team takes immense pride in collaborating with these industry leaders to develop risk mitigation and compliance-based solutions that support approximately 80% of every prescription dispensed.

“We’re honored to be recognized as a company that can provide the data and solutions needed to help pharmacies support personalized care delivery for optimal care coordination and health outcomes,” said Craig Ford, vice president of sales for pharmacy and enterprise strategic markets, Health Care business of LexisNexis Risk Solutions. “We share this recognition with our pharmacy customers across the country. Our ongoing collaboration allows us to empower pharmacists to make more efficient and confident choices by integrating accurate and rich information into their workflow.”  

Providing high-quality care —enabled by a personalized approach, efficient workflow, and data-driven decision-making at the point of service— continues to be the top objective for pharmacists and healthcare providers at large. Improved treatment outcomes tomorrow originate with a deeper understanding of what the data is telling pharmacies, today. By layering in more than 440 clinically validated social determinants of health, the Health Care business of

LexisNexis Risk Solutions can provide pharmacists with a more complete picture of a patient’s health as well as the insights they need to make the best decisions possible. 

“We are helping our customers get a better understanding of the patients walking through their doors,” said Ford. “Our matching and cleansing process, as well as the assignment of a unique identifier (LexID®) is critical in creating and maintaining a rich patient profile that is secure and compliant.”

About LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis® Risk Solutions harnesses the power of data, sophisticated analytics platforms and technology solutions to provide insights that help businesses across multiple industries and governmental entities reduce risk and improve decisions to benefit people around the globe. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, Georgia, we have offices throughout the world and are part of RELX (LSE: REL/NYSE: RELX), a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. For more information, please visit LexisNexis Risk Solutions and RELX.

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