News release

Apr 28, 2023 13:00 EDT

Drug store services platform business Northwind Pharmaceuticals includes health advantages administration to its analytics, innovation, drug store advantages, and persistent illness management services.


INDIANAPOLIS, April 28, 2023 ( –
Northwind has actually revealed the acquisition of QVI Risk Solutions, a health advantage administrator based in Bend, Oregon.

“The self-funded companies, unions, consultants, and doctor, with whom we work, feel that the financial and experiential worth of health care has actually ended up being disordered,” stated Phillip Berry, CEO. “They continue to ask us to assist them produce choices that drive worth back to those who spend for and gain access to the health care system.”

“Northwind’s objective is to re-center health care around self-funded payer and worker strategy members by leveraging points of health impact to eliminate expense, gain access to, and intricacy barriers,” continued Berry. “With our acquisition of QVI Risk Solutions, we include another piece to our Nexus of CareTM vision by supplementing our direct agreement drug store advantages services with the capability to administer a total health insurance for our customers. We are constructing a future that re-localizes and re-centers health care around the self-funded payer and the worker member.”

QVI Risk Solutions, Inc. (QVI) was established in 2003, in Bend, Oregon, to supply Third Party Administrator (TPA) services to companies who select to self-fund their staff member advantage program and Business Process Outsourcing services to other TPAs and business health insurance providers. Led by Founder and CEO Carolyn Jarschke, QVI has actually grown to serve countless members and their sponsoring companies throughout the nation and will continue to run out of Bend.

“For 20 years, QVI has actually appeared for our customers and their members by being a great steward of their health and funds. Northwind’s worths and vision for the future align preferably with our own,” stated Carolyn Jarschke, Founder and CEO of QVI. “Quality, worth, and development have actually been trademarks of our success, and we are delighted to enter this next chapter by joining our story to Northwind’s. I am enjoyed sign up with Northwind’s management group in pursuit of the objective to eliminate expense, gain access to, and intricacy, barriers to health care for our customers and their members.”

Northwind uses a nationwide drug store and health services platform that brings the logistics of drug circulation and house shipment drug store together with sophisticated analytics, drug store advantages, health advantages, persistent disease-focused Clinical BlueprintsTMand RxStewardTM software application to assist self-funded strategy sponsors produce a Nexus of CareTMto affect health care expenses and results for their strategy members.

Source: Northwind