Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, LLC of Pittsburgh Announces New Company President and Vice President

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For Immediate Release
Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, LLC of Pittsburgh
Announces New Company President and Vice President

Ann Johnson, Pharm.D. and Melissa Krause, Pharm.D., Respected Pharmacy Consulting Professionals, Will Lead the 24-year-old Company   

PITTSBURGH (January 9, 2020) –  Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions, LLC (PHSL) is pleased to announce the promotion of Ann Johnson, Pharm.D. to President and Melissa Krause, Pharm.D. to Vice President.

Former President Tim Kosty, R.Ph., MBA, and former Vice President Don Dietz, R.Ph., MS, remain committed to the company they founded in 1996. Kosty and Dietz will assume the titles of co-founders and remain close advisors to Johnson and Krause.

“Ann and Melissa both possess a rare mix of healthcare informatics expertise and business prowess. We are excited to see where their leadership takes this company in the next decade and beyond,” said Kosty. “Their commitment to this company and the clients we serve is seen in their high standard of excellence in their work every day.”

Dietz stated, “Both Melissa and Ann have been dedicated to the growth and success of Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions since joining the company as student pharmacists at the beginning of their careers.  Their desire to go ‘above and beyond’ to meet our clients’ needs positions us for future growth.”

Johnson has been with the company since 2010 and Krause since 2004.

“This is an exciting time for the pharmacy industry and Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions,” said Johnson.  “I am excited to expand our service offerings and continue to provide our clients with the high level of service they have come to expect from our consultants.”

Krause added, “I am eager to help lead Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions into the future.  We have an excellent team of professionals committed to our mission to serve our clients as invaluable advisors.”

Under Johnson and Krause’s leadership, PHSL will continue to serve clients in the pharmacy, payer, pharmaceutical manufacturer, and health informatics industries.


Founded in 1996, Pharmacy Healthcare Solutions provides pharmacy consulting solutions in a variety of areas including, but not limited to, product and program development, market research, operational efficiency, claims-data analysis, and training program construction.