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Healthtab™ Expands With Buyers Drug Mart®

AVRICORE HEALTH INC. (TSXV: AVCR) (the “Firm” or “AVCR”) is happy to announce that the Firm is considerably increasing the variety of Buyers Drug Mart pharmacies providing its HealthTab point-of-care testing platform beneath a renewed Grasp Service Settlement (MSA) to as much as 450 places nation-wide.

Along with Buyers Drug Mart pharmacies, this new MSA and corresponding Assertion of Work (SOW) gives for affiliated places beneath the Loblaw household of manufacturers, to make the most of HealthTab upon request.

Introduced in the summertime of 2021 a signed MSA with Buyers Drug Mart Inc. to pilot the HealthTab platform in 11 places, permitting sufferers entry to point-of-care blood screening and health-data administration of potential dangers for creating diabetes and cardiovascular situations by the HealthTab-integrated Afinion 2™ analyzers by Abbott Fast Diagnostics. After preliminary success, extra places in Ontario have been added, in addition to 5 places in British Columbia.

“The outcomes of this system to date have been improbable and we’re very grateful to the hard-working pharmacy groups who’ve introduced HealthTab to life,” mentioned Hector Bremner, Avricore Well being’s CEO. “Affected person suggestions confirmed that pharmacist’s capabilities are extremely valued and getting access to point-of-care knowledge was seen as extra supportive of their care, main to higher well being outcomes.”

HealthTab has already been deployed in 104 Buyers Drug Mart pharmacies throughout British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Ontario. Moreover, the Firm was honoured to have HealthTab positioned in its first Alberta location, within the just lately introduced innovation in healthcare supply, the pharmacist-led major healthcare clinic within the Lethbridge Actual Canadian Superstore®.

As of July 1st, 2022, the Authorities of Ontario introduced into impact an expanded scope of apply for group pharmacists within the province. This contains restricted prescribing for minor illnesses, in addition to the power to carry out sure point-of-care exams to help sufferers with managing persistent illness. Authorised exams embrace glucose, HbA1c and lipids, all of which HealthTab™ at present provides with the Abbott Afinion 2™.

The preliminary pilot demonstrated important affected person curiosity, and pharmacy groups have discovered they’ll simply incorporate these providers into their apply. It’s believed by all concerned that with sustained communications assist and market adoption, peak volumes are demonstrating a vibrant future for diagnostics in group pharmacy, and HealthTab as probably the most refined and absolutely built-in answer that places the affected person on the centre of their very own healthcare journey.

The pilot has additionally allowed for outreach to main firms together with third events, reminiscent of worker advantages suppliers and contract analysis organizations (medical trials), who’ve demonstrated curiosity in using the community. This opens the door to collaboration and analysis alternatives, targeted on reducing the price of healthcare supply and enhancing affected person outcomes.

About HealthTab

HealthTab is a turnkey point-of-care testing answer that mixes best-in-class point-of-care applied sciences with a safe, cloud-based platform for tackling urgent world well being points. With just some drops of blood from a finger prick, the system generates lab-accurate outcomes on the spot and knowledge is reported in actual time. The check menu contains as much as 23 key biomarkers for screening and managing persistent illnesses, reminiscent of diabetes and coronary heart illness (e.g., HbA1c, Lipid Profile, eGFR). HealthTab has additionally just lately added capabilities for bacterial and viral exams, reminiscent of strep and COVID-19.

The HealthTab community mannequin is not like something in pharmacy at present. It offers educated and trusted pharmacists a higher function in major care supply, whereas empowering sufferers to take extra management of their well being. It additionally reduces prices and ready occasions and gives many potential income streams together with tools leasing & consumables, direct entry testing, illness prevention & administration packages, sponsored well being packages, decentralized medical trials, actual world knowledge (RWD) units, and third-party app integration by API.

To discover a location close to you, please go to: healthtab.com/places

HealthTab Market Quick Details

  • Level-of-Care Testing Market to succeed in $50.6 Billion USD in 2025 (Supply)
  • Glucose monitoring (diabetes associated) to make up the most important development throughout the sector. (Supply)
  • Almost 13.6 Million Canadians anticipated to diabetic or prediabetic by 2030, with many undiagnosed (Supply)
  • Over 1 in 3 Individuals, roughly 88 million individuals, have pre-diabetes (Supply)
  • Near 160,000 Canadians 20 years and older are identified with coronary heart illness every year, typically it’s solely after a coronary heart assault they’re identified. (Supply)
  • There are extra that 10,000 pharmacies in Canada, 88,000 pharmacies within the US, practically 12,000 within the UK.

About Avricore Well being Inc.

Avricore Well being Inc. (TSXV: AVCR) is a pharmacy service innovator targeted on buying and creating early-stage applied sciences aimed toward transferring pharmacy ahead. Via its flagship providing HealthTab™ (a completely owned subsidiary), its mission is to make actionable well being data extra accessible to everybody by creating the world’s largest community of fast testing units in group pharmacies.


Avricore Well being Inc.
Hector Bremner, CEO 604-773-8943

Cautionary Observe Relating to Ahead-Trying Statements
Data on this press launch that includes Avricore Well being’s expectations, plans, intentions or methods relating to the longer term are forward-looking statements that aren’t info and contain quite a lot of dangers and uncertainties. Avricore Well being usually makes use of phrases reminiscent of “outlook,” “will,” “might,” “would,” “would possibly,” “stays,” “to be,” “plans,” “believes,” “might,” “expects,” “intends,” “anticipates,” “estimate,” “future,” “positioned,” “potential,” “undertaking,” “stay,” “scheduled,” “set to,” “topic to,” “upcoming,” and comparable expressions to assist determine forward-looking statements.

On this press launch, forward-looking statements embrace statements relating to: the completion of the location and the anticipated timing thereof and the Firm’s anticipated use of proceeds from the location; the distinctive options that the HealthTab™ platform provides to pharmacists and sufferers. Ahead-looking statements replicate the then-current expectations, beliefs, assumptions, estimates and forecasts of Avricore Well being’s administration. The forward-looking statements on this press launch are based mostly upon data out there to Avricore Well being as of the date of this press launch. Ahead-looking statements believed to be true when made might in the end show to be incorrect. These statements will not be ensures of the longer term efficiency of Avricore Well being and are topic to quite a lot of dangers, uncertainties and different components, a few of that are past its management and should trigger precise outcomes to vary materially from present expectations, together with with out limitation: failure to satisfy regulatory necessities; adjustments out there; potential downturns in financial situations; and different threat components described in Avricore’s public filings. These forward-looking statements converse solely as of the date on which they’re made, and the Firm undertakes no obligation to replace them publicly to replicate new data or the prevalence of future occasions or circumstances, until in any other case required to take action by legislation.

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