MedAdvisor in the Media


MedAdvisor A Global Technology Company in the Making?

livewire, 3 October 2018

operates in the healthcare IT space, specifically in improving the interaction between pharmacies, patients, drug manufacturers, doctors, and government.

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New option for trial recruitment

Pharma in Focus, 11 September 2018

Digital medication management operator MedAdvisor has launched into clinical trial recruitment with CEO Robert Read promising a “win for patients and a win for innovative pharmaceutical and biotech companies”.

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MedAdvisor helps studies

Pharmacy Daily, 11 September 2018

LISTED digital medication management company MedAdvisor has announced an extension of its business to include supporting clinical trial recruitment, based on the company’s level of patient connectivity.

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Medication app making life easier

The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 July 2018

Software engineer Josh Swinnerton's health tech startup MedAdvisor doesn't have a rosy origin story but the company has blossomed into something bright all the same.

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AMAZON ENTERS PHARMACY MARKET

AJP, 29 June 2018

If the online giant was able to enter the Australian market, it could easily acquire a wholesaler to establish a ready-made supply chain, Robert Read, CEO of MedAdvisor, told the AJP today.

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MedAdvisor tackles global market in first-up US deal with PDX

ITWire, 21 June 2018

Australian digital medication management company MedAdvisor is looking to expand globally, announcing its initial entry into the US market via a marketing and licensing agreement with US-based PDX, a provider of clinical software and pharmacy solutions.

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MedAdvisor to launch international expansion with new deal to integrate drug management platform into US pharmacies

Healthcare IT News, 20 June 2018

Australian digital medication management platform MedAdvisor has announced a deal with market leading US dispensing software company PDX that will kick-start its international expansion and provide it with a foothold in the lucrative American pharmacy marketplace.

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Flu Jabs Soar

AJP, 18 June 2018

The organisation says that MedAdvisor pharmacies have recorded more than 80,000 flu vaccinations via PlusOne so far this year. When combined with available data from the Pharmacy Guild, it highlights a near doubling of vaccinations delivered in pharmacy in April and May this year, MedAdvisor says.

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MedAdvisor new deal with EBOS subsidiary Zest

Finance News Network, 15 June 2018

MedAdvisor Australia's leading digital medication management company, is pleased to announce it has formalised its agreement with EBOS subsidiary Zest, following EBOS Group's investment in MedAdvisor back in October last year.

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MedAdvisor will commence a consumer awareness campaign to highlight the benefits of the flu vaccination

AJP, 4 June 2018

The campaign will target "busy" consumers between the age of 18 and 64, of which as few as one in five were vaccinated in 2017. It involves the mid-June launch of a dedicated website that allows consumers to search for MedAdvisor network pharmacies offering flu vaccinations and make an instant booking.

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MedAdvisor’s flu campaign

Retail Pharmacy, 1 June 2018

MedAdvisor will launch a consumer awareness campaign to highlight the benefits of flu vaccination, targeting busy consumers between the ages of 18 and 64 years, of whom as few as one in five were vaccinated in 2017. The campaign includes the launch of a dedicated website now online at www.flujab.com.au

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MedAdvisor to raise flu vax awareness

Pharmacy Daily, 31 May 2018

MedAdvisor yesterday announced the launch of a consumer awareness campaign to highlight the benefits of influenza vaccinations. The campaign includes the launch of a dedicated website now online at www.flujab.com.au

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Executive Series: MedAdvisor Limited (MDR) CEO, Robert Read

CommSec, 29 May 2018

MedAdvisor Limited (MDR) CEO, Robert Read discusses the efficiency of MDR's app as seamless communication between patients, doctors and pharmacists, and the launch of its PlusOne software as an end-to-end solution for the pharmacy business.

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TWCM signs Three-Year Agreement With MedAdvisor

AJP, 4 May 2018

The partnership, which includes rollout of a customised app, "cements" MedAdvisor's existing relationship with TerryWhite Chemmart.
Robert Read, CEO of MedAdvisor, said: "Working with TerryWhite Chemmart to develop a customised version of our world leading medication management application is a result of the value that the existing stores using our platform are receiving."

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MedAdvisor: Pioneering A Digital Healthcare Revolution

HPR, 16 April 2018

Segment Overview: In today's interview, MedAdvisor CEO Robert Read joins the program in promote his company which is an advanced software platform (mobile and web apps) that supports and empower individuals and carers to manage all aspects of prescription medication use.

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MedAdvisor prescription app hits one million patient mark as it eyes up hospitalisation market

Healthcare IT News, 10 April 2018

Australian digital health startup MedAdvisor has hit a milestone, announcing one million patients have connected with its prescription management app, doubling the number of those signed up in the last year.

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MedAdvisor reaches One Million

AJP, 9 April 2018

MedAdvisor has announced that it has reached one million connected patients.
Robert Read, CEO of MedAdvisor, said: “This is an important milestone for MedAdvisor and highlights the growing demand for digital solutions to bring more simplicity and convenience to healthcare.”

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Executive Series: MedAdvisor (MDR) CEO, Robert Read

CommSec, 13 December 2017

Mr. Robert Read, CEO of MedAdvisor discusses about its recently received $9.5m investment from healthcare giant EBOS, its newly launched PlusOne platform and plans for growth in the UK.

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MedAdvisor features in CommSec Executive Series

CommSec, 27 March 2017

Mr Robert Read, CEO of MedAdvisor provides an update on the Company’s 1H FY17 results, progress to date, and the completion of its acquisition of Healthnotes and OzDocsOnline.

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How to Connect Digitally With Your Pharmacy And Doctor

Women Love Tech, 4 February 2017

MedAdvisor is a smartphone app that allows people to connect digitally with their pharmacies and GPs to manage their medication.

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This app manages your prescription meds

CNBC, 24 January 2017

Robert Read, CEO of MedAdvisor, talks about how his start-up develops technology that make ordering and managing prescription medication more efficient.

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MedAdvisor takes over rival in $5.5m deal

The Australian, 31 October 2016

ASX-listed e-health start-up MedAdvisor has acquired its competitor Healthnotes for $5.5 million, a move that will more than double the number of patients on its platforms.

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Interview With CommSec

CommSec, 14 September 2016

Tom Piotrowski speaks with MedAdvisor CEO, Robert Read about the company's full year results, its recent acquisition of competitor Healthnotes and plans for growth in FY17.

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MedAdvisor in Competitive Takeover

The Australian, 31 August 2016

ASX-listed digital medical start-up MedAdvisor is acquiring Melbourne-based rival Healthnotes for $5.5 million, a move it says will boost its share of connected community pharmacies to more than 2,400.

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MedAdvisor Shares Are On A Tear

Business Insider Australia, 31 August 2016

Shares in MedAdvisor jumped as much as 25% in early trade after the medical software company announced an acquisition.

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Technology Targets Medication Compliance

Optometry Australia, 16 August 2016

An app designed to improve personal medication management could help glaucoma patients, who have one of the worst compliance rates.

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MedAdvisor Platform Picks Up Pace

The Australian, 5 July 2016

ASX-listed digital medical start up MedAdvisor says it is ready to capitalise on the $665 billion problem of medicine adherence with its platform.

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MedAdvisor on RedChip Money Report

RedChip Money Report, 3 May 2016

MedAdvisor CEO, Mr Robert Read, speaks to Dave Gentry of RedChip International about the unique value proposition of MedAdvisor.

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A Platform for Tech Innovation Event – MedAdvisor Company Profile

Boardroom.Media, 12 April 2016

Boardroom.Media caught up with MedAdvisor’s CEO Robert Read, to learn more about the company profile. MedAdvisor was established with a clear objective – develop and deliver the world’s most effective software for personal medication management.

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CommSec Executive Series Features MedAdvisor

CommSec, 31 March 2016

MedAdvisor CEO, Mr Robert Read, speaks to Tom Piotrowski of CommSec about MedAdvisor’s recent achievements as part of the Company’s Executive Series interview.

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MedAdvisor Enters First Phase of GP Link Roll-Out For Medication Adherence

Pulse+IT, 24 March 2016

MedAdvisor has begun the first phase of a new program called GP Link. The technology will allow GPs to track their patients’ adherence to medication and allow patients to order script renewals remotely.

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How A Tech Entrepreneur Is Improving The Lives of People Taking Multiple Medications

Huffington Post Australia, 21 March 2016

The Melbourne-based software developer and small businessman has released a medical app called MedAdvisor, which reminds people how much medication to take and when.

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Announcing New Technology to Aid Medicines Adherence

Pharmacy News, 17 March 2016

MedAdvisor has launched the first phase of a new technology called GP link. This will allow patients to connect with their favourite GP and request remote script renewals. MedAdvisor CEO, Mr Robert Read, speaks with Pharmacy News about the technology, and also formally announces our partnership with Epilepsy Queensland.

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7 Free Apps to Benefit Your Health

Retiree, 8 March 2016

We all have dozens of apps on our smartphones, but how many of them are improving our physical health? The MedAdvisor app has a few handy features including reminders to take medicines or see a doctor for a refill, Tap-to-Refill and Snap-and-Send.

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How Tech Is Tacking Codeine Misuse

Australian Doctor, 17 February 2016

Two separate tech initiatives to help combat codeine misuse have been launched in recent weeks. The first is an add-on to MedAdvisor’s real-time drug monitoring system, which links pharmacists’ dispensing data to a patient-held app that contains all their medication information.

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ASMI Reasserts Codeine Position

Pharma In Focus, 4 February 2016

ASMI has reinforced its position against the upscheduling of codeine, again calling for a “package of targeted measures”. Meanwhile, MedAdvisor has just landed a Patient Pain Education Program, in conjunction with Painaustralia which delivers educational messages to patients.

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MedAdvisor Featured on Channel 7

Channel 7 News Adelaide, 21 January 2016

Filling prescriptions is getting simpler and quicker, with just a swipe of a smart phone. Channel 7 news speaks with 76 year old Trevor Grace about how MedAdvisor is helping him to keep track of his and his wife’s medications.

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CommSec Executive Series Features MedAdvisor

CommSec, 13 January 2016

MedAdvisor CEO, Mr Robert Read, speaks to Tom Piotrowski of CommSec about MedAdvisor’s origins and recent achievements as part of the Company’s Executive Series interview.

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MedAdvisor Partners with Epilepsy

The Australian, 8 January 2016

MedAdvisor has signed a MOU with Epilepsy Queensland to help improve personal medication management of epilepsy patients and their carers, by promoting the use of MedAdvisor’s free medication management app.

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MedAdvisor: A Dose of the Right Medicine

The Australian Business Review, 2 December 2015

MedAdvisor, which listed yesterday, has devised a cloud-based app that monitors usage and reminds patients when a dose is due. Listed via a resource shell, MedAdvisor raised $5 million at 3c apiece. “I wasn’t expecting that,’’ Read says of yesterday’s 53 per cent stag gain.

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MedAdvisor in the Herald Sun

Herald Sun, 2 December 2015

The company that morphed from Exalt Resources to MedAdvisor has had a positive market debut after an oversubscribed $5 million capital raising. So far the indications are good, with chief executive Robert Read saying that remaining centred on the needs of patients was the key to success.

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Bright Start Diagnosed

Herald Sun, 2 December 2015

Medical software developer MedAdvisor has had a healthy start on the Australian share market following its reverse takeover of Exalt Resources. Exalt shares last traded at 3.4c but since trading as MedAdvisor yesterday, they’ve risen about 50% to 5.7c.

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MedAdvisor Interview with Steve Price and Heidi Armstrong

2GB 3AW 4BC, 15 October 2015

Steve is joined by Heidi Armstrong to talk about all things small business. This week they chat with special guest Josh Swinnerton, CTO and Founder of MedAdvisor, about the new app that is helping patients to take their medications.

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Contract Could Be Best Medicine

Herald Sun, 1 October 2015

MedAdvisor works with pharmacies to help people stay on top of their prescribed medications. With around a quarter of Australian pharmacies now signed up, MedAdvisor has proved very popular, particularly with people who need to take a variety of medications at different times.

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MedAdvisor on Business Success

Sky News, 29 September 2015

Heidi Armstrong speaks with MedAdvisor Founder, Josh Swinnerton, about the new App that reminds people when to take their medication. Josh explains how the useful features of MedAdvisor can help patients to better manage their medications.

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