Partnerships

Shields Health Solutions partners with health systems to develop customized solutions for each of their unique challenges. Our partners are able to leverage unmatched expertise, decades of experience, and proven models to accelerate growth and to efficiently meet their objectives in the shifting healthcare landscape.

UMASS MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE — WORCESTER, MA

UMass Memorial is the clinical partner of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and is the largest healthcare system in Central and Western Massachusetts. UMass Memorial is committed to improving the health of their patients through excellence in care, comprehensive health services, teaching and research. Shields relationship with UMass Memorial includes collaboration on the management of UMass Specialty Pharmacy, ACO support, home infusion and compliance consulting and auditing.

BAYSTATE HEALTH — SPRINGFIELD, MA

Baystate Health is a not-for-profit health care system serving patients in Western Massachusetts and Connecticut. Baystate Health, headquartered in Springfield MA, strives to improve the health of the people in their communities every day with quality and compassion. Baystate Health has strategically partnered with Shields to build out and augment Baystate Specialty Pharmacy’s capabilities, and to provide compliance consulting and auditing.

UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL — NEWARK, NJ

University Hospital is an independent state owned hospital based out of Newark, New Jersey. University Hospital is the principal teaching hospital for Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and is committed to improving the quality of life for all patients they touch through excellence in patient care, education, research and community service. University Hospital has partnered with Shields to provide integrated pharmacy services and data analytics for their specialty patients.

Berkshire Health Systems

BERKSHIRE HEALTH SYSTEMS — PITTSFIELD, MA

Berkshire Health Systems is one of Western Massachusetts’s leading providers of comprehensive healthcare services. Berkshire Health System’s facilities distinguish themselves by the high quality of their programs and services, and by the credentials, skill, and compassion of their physicians, nurses, and caregivers. Shields has partnered with Berkshire Health Systems to augment Berkshire’s specialty pharmacy capabilities and to provide comprehensive medication adherence solutions for their specialty patients.

Hartford Healthcare

HARTFORD HEALTHCARE — HARTFORD, CT

Hartford HealthCare is an integrated health system focusing on creating a better future for health care in Connecticut and beyond. Hartford HealthCare is dedicated to providing patients with an exceptional, coordinated care experience marked by strong patient focus, heightened efficiency, consistent quality performance and open, collaborative sharing of best practices. Shields has partnered with Hartford HealthCare to provide integrated pharmacy management and medication adherence solutions for the system’s specialty and retail pharmacy patients.

COOPER UNIVERSITY HEALTH CARE – CAMDEN, NJ

Cooper University Hospital is the affiliated teaching hospital with Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and the leading provider of health services to Southern New Jersey. Cooper University Hospital’s extraordinary care is driven by their exceptional people delivering a world-class patient experience, one patient at a time, and through their commitment to education the providers of the future. Cooper has partnered with Shields to provide medication adherence solutions for their chronically ill patients.