Jim Blondin, RPh, MBA: Leading Digital Innovation at Accredo by Evernorth

May 29, 2024
jim blondin, rph, mba

Bridging gaps between technology and patient care

Jim Blondin, RPh, MBA, serves as the senior director of the Product Solutions team, leading the charge in digital innovation at Accredo by Evernorth. With a rich background in pharmacy and business leadership, Jim's career is defined by his commitment to leveraging technology to enhance patient outcomes and streamline healthcare processes.

From pharmacist to digital pioneer

After earning his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy and a master’s in business administration from DePaul University in Chicago, Jim embarked on a journey that would blend his expertise in pharmacy with a passion for digital innovation and patient care. His career trajectory saw him holding diverse roles across acute, long-term care, retail and specialty pharmacy settings, paving the way for his transition to Accredo in 2004.

Jim's tenure at Accredo spans two decades, marked by significant milestones and contributions to the organization's growth. Initially managing regional branch operations, Jim's strategic vision and leadership led him to his current role, overseeing the strategy, design, and implementation of Accredo’s digital products.

Revolutionizing patient care through seamless user experience

Under Jim's guidance, Accredo developed innovative digital solutions aimed at serving patients, providers and its pharmaceutical clients. His relentless pursuit of excellence has positioned Accredo as a leader in digital healthcare, driving transformative change across the industry.

Accredo's digital offerings, including the prescriber portal and patient-centric tools, have revolutionized specialty pharmacy care. These solutions provide real-time visibility into patient prescriptions, streamline communication between prescribers and pharmacies, and empower individuals to take control of their healthcare journey.

Jim's team is committed to meeting those we serve where they are, whether through traditional channels or innovative digital platforms. By prioritizing user-centric design and continuous improvement, Accredo aims to provide a seamless and personalized healthcare experience for all stakeholders.

Professional milestones and personal passions

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Jim enjoys a range of hobbies, including a love for music, attending concerts and activities like golfing and traveling. His dedication to innovation and customer-centricity is matched only by his commitment to living a balanced and fulfilling life.

As healthcare continues to evolve, Jim remains focused on driving innovation and pushing the boundaries of what is possible in digital healthcare. Through his leadership and vision, Accredo continues to innovate, delivering tangible benefits to patients, providers and pharma manufacturer clients alike.

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