SinfoníaRx Wins Arizona Innovator of the Year

TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SinfoníaRx, a division of Sinfonía HealthCare Corp, is among the winners of the 12th annual Governor’s Celebration of Innovation awards. Presented by the Arizona Technology Council, the Arizona Commerce Authority and Avnet Inc., the annual awards announced Thursday, November 12th all the winners at the Phoenix Convention Center recognizing the state’s top technology companies and the best science and technology innovators.

“It is incredibly rewarding to see so many winners from southern Arizona recognized at this year’s awards,” Steve Zylstra, Arizona Technology Council president and CEO, said in a statement. “The continually-growing breadth and depth of Arizona’s technology sector is a tremendous boon to the state, spurring economic development and bringing jobs with higher-than-average wages.”

Winning for Innovator of the Year for a Startup Company, SinfoníaRx is a Tucson-based medication therapy management services company that serves more than six million patients. Its customizable algorithms turn medical data into timely interventions to reduce health care costs and build healthier communities.

“Arizona boasts an impressive talent pool of visionary thinkers whose contributions have made our state a center for bold ideas,” Sandra Watson, Arizona Commerce Authority president and CEO, said in a statement. “Innovation in Arizona is driving life-changing technological advances and diversifying our economy, leading to a more prosperous future.”

About SinfoníaRx:

SinfoníaRx is an award winning, innovative healthcare company whose mission is to provide the highest quality healthcare solutions for health plans, patients, and caregivers. Originally established in 2006 at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, SinfoníaRx has a long history of pioneering modern Medication Therapy Management (MTM) services. Today, SinfoníaRx, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sinfonía HealthCare Corp, develops and manages a full suite of MTM services, including STAR Improvement programs.

About Sinfonía HealthCare:

Sinfonía HealthCare was launched in January 2013 by pioneering healthcare executives Fletcher McCusker and Michael Deitch, the CEO, CFO team and founders of Providence Service Corporation (NASDAQ:PRSC), Sinfonía has created an innovative approach to community based medical care by establishing a full continuum of health services including: hospice, home health, companion care, primary care, wellness, and medication therapy management. Sinfonía also launched a behavioral health division designed to integrate mental health, pharmacy and primary care in Arizona, Florida, Louisiana, Maine, and Virginia.

Sandy Mellor Director of Community Relations Sinfonía HealthCare Corp. 520-339-1744

Source:Sinfonia HealthCare Corp.