CareFusion Buys Pharmacy Automation Firm

San Diego-based CareFusion said yesterday that it has agreed a technology and consulting firm focused on pharmacy automation, PHACTS, LLC. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. PHACTS, which is based in Seattle, provides consulting and software to help pharmacies better manage their inventory and streamline their operations. CareFusion said that it has been a exclusive reseller of PHACTS pharmacy inventory management software and automation since November of 2010. CareFusion said that PHACTS products include both software and automation solutions for health systems and hospital pharmacies.