On the 22nd January 2010, APOTECAchemo has been presented in the Lab@AOR laboratory, the public-private synergy model successfully tested by Ospedali Riuniti, and Loccioni humancare. Research, technology, new solutions are the characteristic elements characterizing the project to meet the requirement of sustainability , necessary to allow public health to support the emerging health needs with the only assigned resources.
Loccioni Group technological expertise is applied in the health care world thanks to the contribution and experience of hospital staff. In this way the quality of services provided will increase compared with a cost reduction and innovation finds a fast channel where to realize.
APOTECAchemo is the result of an ongoing dialogue between pharmacy managers and Loccioni technicians, a solution that has been moulded on the final users needs in the everyday problems analysis. The progresses made have allowed to fully automate the complete production of chemotherapeutic treatments within the central pharmacy, making the Ospedali Riuniti di Ancona a worldwide excellence.
In oncology the integration of materials, information and activities is of utmost importance: oncologist, pharmacist and their staff become a team around the patient, to ensure the highest quality in an everyday growing area and this is the new challenge that the Lab@AOR will face in its next steps. Automation from product becomes system.