GOLDEN, Colo. – September 29, 2015 – Today, PharmaJet, the maker of innovative, needle-free injector technology, announced a partnership with Moore Medical LLC, a subsidiary of McKesson Medical-Surgical, to offer the PharmaJet Needle-Free Injection System for needle-free flu shots1 throughout the United States. The product is currently available for purchase for the 2015/16 flu season.
Moore Medical LLC is an Internet-enabled, multi-channel, specialty direct marketer and distributor of medical-surgical supplies, equipment and pharmaceuticals to approximately 120,000 healthcare practices, facilities and organizations in non-hospital settings nationwide. They support medical professionals with products, programs, and ideas to enhance their organizations and improve the health and care of the people they serve.
“Entering the market this year, the PharmaJet Needle-Free Injector has been well received by patients and health care providers alike. Based on our post market surveys with patients receiving a needle-free flu shot, 93 percent of patients and 87 percent of health care providers reported that they would choose the PharmaJet needle-free option again for the upcoming flu season,” said Ron Lowy, PharmaJet Chairman and CEO. “We are excited to partner with Moore Medical to assist in our nationwide rollout of PharmaJet Needle-Free Flu Shots, and the access they provide to colleges and universities, correctional facilities, municipalities and government agencies, occupational and industrial healthcare professionals.”
- Refer to Instructions for Use and the individual device & drug/biologic labeling for prescribing information to ensure safe injections and to review
About PharmaJet, Inc.
Based in Golden, Colorado, PharmaJet was founded with the goal of reducing the use of medical needles throughout the world. PharmaJet’s innovative Stratis® Injector has U.S. FDA 510(k) marketing clearance, CE Mark, and WHO PQS certification to deliver medications and vaccines either intramuscularly or subcutaneously. In August 2014, the PharmaJet Needle-Free Injector was approved for delivery of an influenza vaccine to deliver needle-free flu shots. The PharmaJet Needle-Free Injector is easy-to-use and eliminates needlestick injuries, needle reuse and cross contamination, and helps reduce sharps waste disposal.