Ceremony Support and Google Cloud introduced a brand new multi-year partnership the place Google Cloud will present Ceremony Support with technological perception to make its pharmacies extra data-driven and personalised.
The pharmacy chain will migrate its key purposes to Google Cloud’s Anthos, a platform offering firms with machine studying analytics, information safety by means of safety expertise, staff collaboration software program, and the flexibility to run and construct apps.
Ceremony Support will transfer its vaccine scheduling software, buyer messaging infrastructure and digital engagement platform to Google Cloud, offering roughly 2,350 Ceremony Support pharmacies’ cloud computing capabilities on-site.
Moreover, the pharmacy firm will use Google tech to maneuver its enterprise information to Google Cloud through BigQuery, a multi-cloud information warehouse that turns large information into enterprise insights. Ceremony Support will even replace its pharmacy advantages and companies firm Elixir’s pharmacy profit administration utility suite.
“The facility of pharmacies, and the essential function pharmacists play within the well being of their communities, tremendously expanded throughout COVID. Realizing that potential means making strategic investments in expertise that may actually assist our clients and maximize the capabilities of our pharmacists,” Justin Mennen, govt vice chairman and chief digital and expertise officer at Ceremony Support, stated in an announcement.
THE LARGER TREND
Digital innovation and implementation have led to collaborations and partnerships between pharmacy chains and massive tech.
In Dec. 2021, CVS Well being and Microsoft introduced an alliance targeted on accelerating CVS Well being’s digital strategy and offering a extra data-driven and personalised expertise to its clients, staff and ecosystem companions.
The alliance targeted on 5 areas: custom-made care, increasing cloud companies, enabling frontline employees, modern options and digitizing operations.