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About Chem Rx

Chem Rx/PharMerica is a subsidiary of the PharMerica corporation and is headquartered in Long Island, New York. Chem Rx/PharMerica has provided long term care pharmacy services for over 50 years, to Skilled nursing, assisted living, addiction treatment, residential agencies and facilities, supportive housing, foster care programs and homeless shelters. Chem Rx/PharMerica has the capability to customize its services to meet the requirements of your facility or agency and to best meet the needs of your residents. Your dedicated Account Manager will tailor the packaging of drugs, delivery schedules, reporting, and formulary and information technology needs to best suit your pharmacy needs.

Chem Rx/PharMerica and its protocols are designed to fill prescriptions accurately and expediently. We utilize several electronic ordering programs, ensuring each prescription is legible. These programs allow our clients to check for any drug-to-drug interactions, check the formulary status, and generate reports, reminders, patient profiles, and delivery tracking. This technology streamlines order processing and shortens the turnaround time for your facility.

Chem Rx/PharMerica Technology


  • Generates drug usage and drug category reports at any time
  • Complete, up-to-date data is readily available, with sorting capabilities
  • On-line refill ordering system and order D/C capability
  • Ability to review resident’s entire profile
  • Track and check status details of any prescription in real time, from pharmacy to delivery
  • Drug price calculator determines the expected medication cost of a new patient. Look up the price of any medication at any time
  • Patient profiles
  • Ability to discharge patients

Chem Plus

  • Web-based electronic ordering system entry software system
  • Client easily selects medications
  • Cost efficient; prevents staff from ordering non-formulary drugs
  • Customizable non drug categories
  • Eliminates manual handwriting of prescriptions, with an automatic send to Chem Rx
  • EPCS certified with use of approved 2 factor identification hard or soft tokens
  • Available via smart phone, computer or tablet

Chem Plus Helpful Links

Chem Plus certificate installation instructions videos
Chem Plus user guide instructions videos
Chem Plus EPCS tutorial videos

Chem Rx Refill App: (on IOS and Android)

  • Scan barcode easily with existing camera
  • Refill history is recorded
  • Notification if barcode was scanned within the past 48 hours
  • Easily upload pictures of documents

Chem Rx Locations

New York – Corporate
51 Charles Lindbergh Blvd
Uniondale, NY 11553

New York – Albany
12 Interstate Hwy
Albany, NY 12205

New York – Cheektowaga
2355 Union Road
Cheektowaga, NY 14227

New York – Long Island
51 Charles Lindbergh Blvd
Uniondale, NY 11553

New York – West Henrietta
45 Becker Road
West Henrietta, NY 14586