Discount Drug Mart Partners with Hastings Professional Medical Equipment

discount-drug-marthastings logoDiscount Drug Mart is partnering with Hastings Professional Medical Equipment to provide medication and equipment which assist in providing health care in the home. Both are family owned businesses, joining forces to make healthcare more convenient for patients.

Discount Drug Mart Inc., an Ohio owned and operated drug store for more than forty five years, is proud to announce a new partnership unlike any other partnership in the Pharmacy business.

Discount Drug Mart Pharmacy is joining forces with Hastings Professional Medical Equipment, recognized leaders in providing respiratory and rehabilitation technology to patients within their own homes.

This new affiliation will allow patients who need home medical equipment, such as oxygen, nebulizers, Hospital beds, power wheelchairs and more, to work with their local Discount Drug Mart Pharmacy.

Hastings is a trusted name in providing home medical equipment for more than 30 years and currently serves thousands of patients throughout Ohio. Hastings will now be working hand-in-hand with local Discount Drug Mart locations. This service will allow patients to obtain home medical equipment they need and want to remain in their home.

“This partnership is a wonderful opportunity for the growth of Hastings because of the expanded reach we now have to those patients who shop Discount Drug Mart stores and are in need of the medical equipment that we provide,” said John Hastings, President of Hastings Medical Equipment. “Discount Drug Mart’s locations will provide us an instant connection to customers who are in need of our products, and in return, provide the customers a great convenience.”

With this partnership, Discount Drug Mart will now be a place people can find answers who are struggling with questions about home health care needs, as well as the ability to pick up their prescriptions at the same time, truly making Discount Drug Mart a health care destination.

“This combined effort of our Discount Drug Mart stores and Hastings is a great way to reach out to our customers with questions in regards to their home health care needs, or the wellbeing of someone in their family.” states Tom McConnell, Chief Financial Officer of Discount Drug Mart “We are committed to patients in need of home medical equipment and understand that it is not always easy finding what you need. We’re here to answer those questions and make things easier when returning home from

Discount Drug Mart currently has 71 stores in over 20 counties across Ohio including locations throughout North East Ohio, Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati.

The company slogan and their well-known jingle says it all: “Discount Drug Mart Saves You the Runaround…We Have Everything You Need.”