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After Amazon in the United States, POSO+ banks on the online pharmacy in Quebec


After Amazon in the United States, POSO+ banks on the online pharmacy in Quebec

Canada NewsWire

MONTRÉAL, Aug, 22, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The online pharmacy is, without a doubt, a growing phenomenon everywhere in the world that has strengthened recently with the arrival on the U.S. market of the web giant Amazon. The online pharmacy, affiliated with POSO+, is a Quebec company that banks on this phenomenon with its new online pharmacy service. With millions of online transactions registered daily, it is now time to push forward the model of the Quebec pharmacy and to change our consumer habits. The online pharmacy, affiliated with POSO+ offers Quebecers a simple and efficient model that allows them to easily and confidentially renew their prescriptions online, from the comfort of their own homes. Additionally, through its lower transaction costs, the online pharmacy, affiliated with POSO+ is able to offer, to the great delight of the patients, lower prices than traditional pharmacies.  Positioning itself as a leader on the marketplace, POSO+ also provides, as of now, and for the first time, to the general public, the drug packet distribution system POSO+ PACK.

Receive your medication at home or at work, wherever you are
Thanks to this new concept, there is no more need to take you vehicle, wait in line or run after a prescription renewal. The patient is entirely taken care of and avoids lineups at the pharmacies for the renewal of their prescriptions. Your pharmacist proactively communicates directly with the patient to make sure they are never without their medication. Say goodbye to last minute renewal! The online POSO+ platform lets patients directly consult a pharmacist and access their health profile, anywhere in Quebec. Furthermore, communications between patient and pharmacist are entirely personalized through text message, email, phone calls, chat sessions, etc. thus, the pharmacists are sure to answer their patients' precise needs in addition to offering emergency 24/7 service.  Having started its operation online a few months ago, the online pharmacy affiliated with POSO+ now has hundreds of customers and is proud to have a perfect retention rate.

Online renewal in 4 easy steps

  1. Talk: it only takes a few minutes to open your confidential file with the pharmacist.
  2. Order: the pharmacist analyses the patient's file and prepares the order
  3. Receive: free delivery of the medication anywhere in Quebec in 24 to 48 hours; 4 hours in the greater Montréal region and 2 hours downtown.
  4. Renew: a proactive reminder is sent by text message, email or phone, it is the patient's choice. No more forgotten renewal, the patient will never be out of medication anymore!

Facilitating taking your medication with POSO+PACK
The online pharmacy, affiliated with POSO+ offers an accessible solution to the general public for the first time: POSO+PACK, a simple and efficient medication packet distribution system that makes the patient's life easier and lowers the potential for error when taking medication. The daily dosage of medication is sorted according to the time of day it must be taken and stored in an easy-to-open, recyclable, plastic packet. It can easily be slipped into your pocket or bag eliminating the many cumbersome pill boxes! Placed in a handy dispenser box, the packets are perfect for patients taking many prescribed drugs every day like people with diabetes or hypertension for example. A simple and efficient plan to facilitate the taking of medication.

From Olympic athlete to innovative pharmacist
Martin Gilbert, pharmacist and founder of the online pharmacy, affiliated to POSO+ has also participated in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, representing Canada in cycling. Martin has an atypical background that effectively explains where he is today; health having always been among his priority concerns. A bicycle passionate, he pursued his pharmaceutical studies simultaneously with his sports career. "After graduating, I wanted to promote health and I couldn't see myself selling junk food in my pharmacy. I then decided to create my own brand, my own way of pushing forward the model of the pharmacy in Quebec. I went into business by founding the POSO+ brand in fall 2017, which, in addition to its online pharmacy, includes pharmacies well established in Montreal and Mont-Saint-Hilaire", mentions Martin Gilbert, pharmacist and founder of POSO+.

The online pharmacy affiliated with POSO+ in a nutshell:

  • Simple and fast renewal of medication from the comfort of your home!
  • Free, discreet and fast delivery in 24 to 48 hours anywhere in Quebec (4 hours in the greater Montréal area and 2 hours in downtown Montréal)
  • Proactive renewal reminders by text message, email or phone. No more forgotten renewal
  • Personalized communications and pharmaceutical follow-ups by video, phone, email, text message or online chat
  • POSO+PACK: packet medication that makes your life easier
  • Access to a 24/7 emergency service
  • Always the right medication at the right price

It is possible to sign up for the online pharmacy affiliated to POSO+ service by visiting



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