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John T McLaughlin: Medication dispensing system. Pyxis Corporation, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, November 22, 1988: US04785969 (347 worldwide citation)

An improved medication dispensing system is provided for controlled preprogrammed dispensing of medication to a patient and for creating a retrievable patient medication record. The system includes a dispensing unit located, for example, at patient bedside within a hospital room or the like and adap ...


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Michael J Williamson: Dispensing, storage, control and inventory system with medication and treatment chart record. Pyxis Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, December 1, 1998: US05842976 (335 worldwide citation)

A system for monitoring, dispensing and reordering medication to patients who use patient-owned medication, including, in combination, a central site computer including device for receiving and storing therein data relevant to specific patients, their medical needs and the reorder sources of medicat ...


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Douglas D Lester, Salvatore Colella, David D Swenson, Laird Broadfield, H Thomas Daft: System and method for drug management. Pyxis Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, Donald O Nickey, February 1, 2000: US06021392 (321 worldwide citation)

A system is described in which a drug distribution center operates a computer software drug inventory management program in electronic communication with a health care provider computer software program for drug and health care supply distribution to patients. The system incorporates low unit dose m ...


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Carol F McLaughlin, Ronald R Taylor, William D Williams, Patrick M Steusloff: Medication dispenser station. Pyxis Corporation, Kelly Bauersfeld & Lowry, May 14, 1991: US05014875 (292 worldwide citation)

An improved medication dispenser station is provided for controlled access storage of medications and other pharmaceuticals in a medical facility, such as a hospital or the like. The dispenser station comprises a housing with a plurality of normally locked drawers which have been preloaded with sele ...


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Laird Broadfield, Patricia M Lee, Paul M Seelinger, David T Heffron, Albert W Dibelka, John J Rodenrys, Robert J Feeney, Joseph M Calabro, William Conrad: Method and apparatus for the dispensing of drugs. Pyxis Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, September 12, 2000: US06116461 (234 worldwide citation)

A system and apparatus are described in which modular receptacles are filled and transported to automatic dispensing machines for later retrieval and distribution. A system of the present invention includes the loading, refilling, and replacement of the modular receptacles at various stages in the p ...


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Laird Broadfield, Patricia M Lee, Paul M Seelinger, David T Heffron, Albert W Dibelka, John J Rodenrys, Robert J Feeney, Joseph M Calabro, William Conrad: System and apparatus for the storage and dispensing of items. PYXIS Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, Donald O Nickey, January 8, 2002: US06338007 (227 worldwide citation)

A system and apparatus are described in which modular receptacles are filled and transported to automated dispensing machines for later retrieval and distribution. A system of the present invention includes the loading, refilling, and replacement of the modular receptacles at various stages in the p ...


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Salvatore J Colella, Stephen M Lawrence, Gerald J Widenhofer: System of drug distribution to health care providers. Pyxis Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, December 14, 1999: US06003006 (224 worldwide citation)

A system and method are described in which a drug distribution center operates a computer software drug inventory management program in electronic communication with a health care provider computer software program for drug distribution to patients. The system and method preferably incorporate low u ...


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David R Williams: Single dose pharmaceutical dispenser subassembly. Pyxis Corporation, John J Murphey, October 24, 1995: US05460294 (212 worldwide citation)

A subassembly for use in a computerized medicine dispensing station is disclosed. The station has a cabinet for housing openable drawers in stacked arrangement containing dispensable pharmaceutical items. The subassembly includes a drawer having a base plate, side walls, and a front panel defining a ...


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Florence H Phoon, Christopher G Ross, Steven W Chang, Thomas E Radziminski, Paula A Richter Dycaico, Michael Kurtz: Apparatus and method for storing, tracking and documenting usage of anesthesiology items. Pyxis Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, Jeffery S Standley, January 15, 2002: US06339732 (199 worldwide citation)

A computerized medication dispensing station that addresses anesthesia medication management and tracking problems is disclosed. Medications, including narcotic and non-narcotic, and supplies for use in anesthesia, are stored in secured, semi-secured, and unsecured containers of a mobile station. A ...


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William K Holmes, Laird Broadfield: Drawer operating system. Pyxis Corporation, Michael D Steffensmeier, August 29, 2000: US06109774 (182 worldwide citation)

A drawer operating system for controlling a plurality of elongated drawers having a sliding direction, each drawer terminated by a front end and a rear end and partitioned by walls into a plurality of bins consecutive with one another along the sliding direction for holding various dispensable items ...