Walgreens Pharmacy Opens at Truman Medical Center Lakewood
Walgreens has opened a new full-service pharmacy at Truman Medical Center Lakewood. Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill has been serving the Kansas City Area for more than 100 years and Truman Medical Center Lakewood is a state of the art facility in the suburbs of Kansas City. Walgreens opened their pharmacy doors at Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill on February 21st, 2007. The Lakewood Walgreens will open on October 9th.
"This location will offer a new level of convenience for patients, staff and the Lakewood community” said Duane Hanson, Vice President of National Accounts for Walgreens. "We appreciate the partnership that we have built with Truman Medical Center over the years and are excited to expand into the Lakewood campus in order to bring high-quality services that complement the medical care provided, helping discharged patients transition to their homes.”
The full-service pharmacy at Truman Lakewood will be located at 7900 Lee’s Summit Road on the first floor near the main entrance and the pharmacy hours will be Monday Through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Truman Hospital Hill’s Walgreens is located on the first floor of the main hospital building and is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. In addition to prescription services, Walgreens at both locations will offer one-on-one patient counseling, specialty pharmacy medications, as well as medication adherence advice and education tools.
“TMC and Walgreens have shared a strong partnership for the benefit of patients at our downtown hospital location beginning in 2007. Since that time, the TMC/Walgreens pharmacy has passed the one millionth prescription mark. More than the statistics, the relationship really speaks to a best of class arrangement for convenience, care continuity and patient medication compliance. Now, we are very pleased to offer this same quality service closer to the eastern Jackson county community served by our Lakewood facility.”
To contact Walgreens on the Lakewood campus, call 816-478-7904. To contact Walgreens on the Hospital Hill campus, call 816-471-2072.