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April 23, 2015 15:45 ET

Rx Savings Solutions Named Edison Awards Finalist

Rx Savings Solutions to Be Recognized at Edison Awards Gala on April 23 in New York City

OVERLAND PARK, KS--(Marketwired - April 23, 2015) - Rx Savings Solutions, a leading provider of innovative consumer engagement and prescription drug transparency software, has been selected as a 2015 Award Finalist by the Edison Awards™. The Kansas City-based company's patented solution is one of three finalists in the Innovative Services: Consumer Experience category. Inspired by the heritage of Thomas Edison, the awards embody his persistence and excellence, and drive for innovation, creativity and ingenuity. Rx Savings Solutions' technology to empower people to be consumers of healthcare is a direct reflection of these core characteristics. 

"As with any new concept to enact change is not an easy task," said Michael Rea, founder and CEO of Rx Savings Solutions. "Being recognized as an Edison Awards finalist is not only a great honor for our company, but also affirmation we're on the right course to delivering a better, more affordable solution for healthcare to consumers."

Founded by pharmacist Rea, Rx Savings Solutions provides a consumer engagement platform that delivers proven cost-saving results and valuable education resources for self-insured employers and their employees, as well as health plan members. Using its patented software and algorithms, Rx Savings Solutions analyzes thousands of clinical recommendations to find the most affordable offering on members' monthly medications. When savings opportunities are available, members are alerted via email or SMS messages.

Since 1987, the Edison Awards have acknowledged and honored groundbreaking products, services and businesses globally. The finalists represent a broad spectrum of creativity and innovation across 12 primary categories. These nominees are evaluated on concept, value, delivery and impact by a committee of more than 3,000 senior business executives and academics from a variety of industries across the nation. Award winners will be announced on April 23, 2015 at the Edison Awards Annual Gala in New York, NY. 

Rx Savings Solutions serves self-insured businesses nationwide; marquee clients include the State of Kansas Employee Health Plan, BH Media Group and Mid-America Coalition on Health Care. For more information about Rx Savings Solutions, visit rxsavingssolutions.com.

About Rx Savings Solutions Rx Savings Solutions offers an innovative, patented engagement software system activating employers and employees to be educated consumers of healthcare. Founded and operated by a team of pharmacists and software engineers, Rx Savings Solutions supports a collaborative, cost-saving solution for purchasing prescription drugs. Using their clinical backgrounds, Rx Savings Solutions delivers personalized recommendations on how to optimize therapies to members, while achieving savings results for both employers and employees. Located in Kansas City, Rx Savings Solutions currently serves self-insured businesses and their health plan members nationwide. For more information, visit rxsavingssolutions.com.

About Edison Awards The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to fostering future innovators. For more information about the Edison Awards, Edison Universe and a list of past winners, visit www.edisonawards.com

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