John F. Aforismo, B.Sc. Pharm, R.Ph., FASCP - Chief Executive Officer / Founder
John Aforismo is the Chairman and Founder of RJ Health Systems, the drug information company that he established in 1983.
With his extensive knowledge of numerous aspects of Managed Care, Pharmaceutical Benefit Design and Drug Plan Management, John is a sought-after consultant for the Managed Care Industry and Workers' Compensation Pharmacy Management Programs, as well as Long-Term Care Drug Management.
has also partnered with the pharmaceutical industry to assist in providing value-added tools to their MCO and physician group clients.
John developed the only comprehensive billing and coding database for reimbursement of drugs used by providers in out-patient settings, which now serves as the gold standard in the industry.
In conjunction with these databases, he
championed the development of websites devoted to appropriate billing of Medicare Part B/Part D drugs and injectable/specialty drugs.
guidance, RJ Health Systems
has focused on patient compliance and the provision of educational tools for consumers, as evidenced by the development of drug labels for prescription drugs, provider and consumer newsletters, and patient education posters and brochures.
A frequent presenter in various domestic and European symposia concerning drug management in the health care industry, John has served and continues to serve as a member of numerous Pharmacy & Therapeutic Committees.
continues to volunteer his
time providing pharmaceutical consultation to the Town of Wethersfield, Connecticut's senior citizens.
John earned a Pharmacy Degree (B.Sc. Pharmacy) from the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy.
He is a Fellow of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists and a member of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy.