Think of the last time you visited your local pharmacy to pick up a prescription. Did you know how much it would cost before you were asked to pay for it? For most people, the answer is “no.”
To address the clear lack of drug pricing transparency in the pharmaceutical industry, Ezriel Green founded EzriRx, a software system that allows mom-and-pop pharmacies to shop for the best price for thousands of drugs. A Toms River resident, Ezriel started EzriRx in Lakewood, which is home to a wide berth of new business.
According to Gary DiMasi, a Lakewood-based pharmacist, the system has made his job much easier- having drug pricing at his fingertips significantly reduces the amount of time that it takes for him to find new prescriptions and suppliers.
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