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BioScript Solutions named Gold Standard Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program

BioScript Solutions is proud to announce that is has been named a 2024 Gold Standard winner of the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. BioScript won its initial Best Managed award in 2021 and has successfully retained its status for four years in a row.  

Canada’s Best Managed Companies is one of Canada’s leading business awards programs and recognizes Canadian-owned companies for their industry-leading performance, global business practices, and sustained growth. 

BioScript Solutions provides access to specialty drug therapies for patients with chronic illnesses and rare diseases. This year, the organization welcomed its first Chief Executive Officer and Chief Information Officer, propelling BioScript into a new era of innovation and digital transformation. BioScript is leveraging technology to relieve the administrative burden that comes with specialty treatment so that healthcare providers can focus on their patients, and patients can focus on what matters most–their health.

"I am incredibly proud of what we have achieved together, and this Gold Standard distinction only motivates us to raise the bar even higher,” says Lisa Matar, Chief Executive Officer. “Let us remain united in our pursuit of excellence and continue to drive BioScript to new heights of success."

Every year, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies compete for the Best Managed Companies designation in a rigorous and independent evaluation process. A panel of judges assess companies on their leadership in the areas of strategy, culture and commitment, capabilities, innovation, governance and financial performance.

BioScript Solutions’ achievements across these areas include a unique company culture, intently shaped by co-founders David Ford and Andrew Steeves. They firmly believe a highly engaged team will deliver the best patient experience. This philosophy is evident in the establishment of BioScript's Diversity, Inclusion, Belonging and Equity Committee, along with its comprehensive wellness, volunteer and peer-to-peer recognition programs. The organization prioritizes innovation and remains focused on the evolving needs of its patients and partners. 

“Exploring new avenues for the advancement of tomorrow, this year’s Best Managed winners displayed courage, resourcefulness, and creativity,” said Lorrie King, Partner, Deloitte Private, Global Best Managed Leader and Co-Leader, Canada’s Best Managed Companies program. “We’re extremely proud to highlight the impressive achievements of companies such as BioScript Solutions in a rapidly evolving business world. Their exceptional accomplishments leave you feeling inspired, celebrated, and connected.”

Reflecting on its Gold Standard designation, BioScript proudly acknowledges the collective efforts of its team of over 1400 dedicated professionals. Their unwavering commitment to putting patients first has earned BioScript a reputation for healthcare excellence and positioned BioScript at the forefront of the Canadian healthcare industry, earning this prestigious award.


About Canada’s Best Managed Companies Program

Canada’s Best Managed Companies program continues to be the mark of excellence for

privately-owned Canadian companies. Every year since the launch of the program in 1993, hundreds of entrepreneurial companies have competed for this designation in a rigorous and independent process that evaluates their management skills and practices. The awards are granted on four levels: 1) Canada’s Best Managed Companies new winner, one of the new winners selected each year; 2) Canada’s Best Managed Companies winner, award recipients that have re-applied and successfully retained their Best Managed designation for two additional years, subject to annual operational and financial review; 3) Gold Standard winner, after three consecutive years of maintaining their Best Managed status, these winners have demonstrated their commitment to the program and successfully retained their award for 4-6 consecutive years; 4) Platinum Club member, winners that have maintained their Best Managed status for seven years or more. Program sponsors are Deloitte Private, CIBC, The Globe and Mail, and TMX Group. For more information, visit www.bestmanagedcompanies.ca.

About BioScript Solutions®
BioScript Solutions® is committed to helping people with chronic illnesses achieve the best possible health outcomes. With our total care approach, we simplify access to complex drug therapies and deliver full-service specialty care solutions at every stage of the patients' treatment journey. Through our logistics and distribution operations, specialty pharmacies, patient support programs and clinical services, BioScript Solutions ® has the capability to manage the needs of manufacturers, payors, prescribers, and health care practitioners across Canada ― today, and tomorrow. To learn more, please visit bioscript.ca.   

For further information: media@bioscript.ca 

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