FRISCO, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Soleo Health, an innovative leader and national provider of complex specialty pharmacy and infusion services, announced today the appointment of Becky Rand to the post of vice president business development, industry relations.
In this capacity, Rand will be responsible for initiating and maintaining relationships with pharmaceutical manufacturers and biotechnology companies where Soleo’s care model and related services add value for patients with complex conditions, including rare and ultra-rare diseases. She also will focus on broadening Soleo Health’s portfolio of exclusive and limited drug distribution partnerships and other strategic initiatives.
A specialty pharmacy industry veteran with 20 years of relevant experience, Rand most recently served as vice president, manufacturer relations at ExceleraRx, LLC, a network of health systems’ specialty pharmacies. In this role, Rand oversaw a team responsible for developing and managing relationships with pharmacy manufacturers, health system specialty pharmacy leaders and the life science community.
Prior, Rand was specialty pharmacy manufacturer relations executive at Humana, a national health insurance provider, and senior director, sales and trade relations at Premier Healthcare Alliance’s Commcare Specialty Pharmacy. Earlier, she held various sales roles of increasing responsibility at AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP.
“The complex management of specialty medications requires a holistic approach involving patients and providers. Soleo Health has excelled in this area with its expertise in delivering improved outcomes and better patient experiences. I was attracted to this role because the Company has all the necessary components and infrastructure for appropriately managing patients requiring complex treatments,” Rand said of her new role.
Soleo Health Chief Executive Officer Drew Walk commented on Rand’s appointment: “We welcome Becky to the Soleo Health team. Becky’s experience will complement our proven track record in the exclusive and limited drug distribution arena. Her expertise aligns with our goals – to bring patients cutting-edge therapies and provide manufacturers and providers with real-world data through our proprietary patient outcomes program, SoleMetrics®. We look forward to the contributions Becky will make in her new position.”
Rand earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a double major in Psychology and Sociology and a master’s degree in Human Resources Management from Keller Graduate School of Management.
About Soleo Health
Frisco, Texas-based Soleo Health is an innovative national provider of complex specialty pharmacy and infusion services administered in the home or at alternate sites of care. Soleo Health’s interdisciplinary team, comprised of experienced clinical pharmacists and registered nurses, utilizes a consistent patient management process, which leads to quantifiable clinical and economic value while improving the patient experience.
Soleo Health operates 20 locations throughout the U.S. with national nursing coverage and pharmacy licensure in 50 states and is accredited by The Joint Commission. For more information, visit www.soleohealth.com or connect with Soleo Health on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.