Safecor Health Raises Hourly Wages, Helps Struggling Hospital Pharmacies

Posted on October 07, 2021


Safecor Health

Kristen Barrick

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Columbus, Ohio, October 5, 2021 – Safecor Health, the market leader of pharmaceutical unit-dose packaging services for hospitals and health systems, is raising hourly wages for its packaging associates. The pay raise, which will allow production staff — including all new packaging associates who join the company — to earn up to $24 an hour depending upon experience, will be effective immediately. 

In addition to the pay raise, Safecor Health is offering a $1,500 sign on bonus to all new employees, as well as a competitive benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, employer-paid life insurance, generous paid time off (PTO), 401k, and weekly pay.

Safecor Health is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and provides unit-dose medication packaging services for hospital and health system pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and digital pharmacy companies. 

“The work our employees do is critical to ensuring medication and patient safety in hospitals across the country,” said Steve Fischbach, Co-Founder and CEO of Safecor Health. “With the increase of the COVID-19 delta variant, the hospitals we service are stretched thin. The work our employees perform help our customers better serve patients by providing packaging resources that focus on industry-leading quality.  We want to make sure we’re attracting and retaining the best and brightest, offering longevity and stability with compensation that reflects the valuable work we do here at Safecor Health.”

Safecor Health currently has job openings at both its Columbus, Ohio, and Woburn, Mass. locations.

About Safecor Health

Founded in 2008, Safecor Health is the national leader committed to providing unit-dose drug packaging services for hospitals, long term care providers, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and retail and digital health companies. Safecor Health also markets a rapidly growing line of commercial unit-dose products for use in institutions. 

Today, Safecor Health services over 1,000 hospitals across the country and repackages for more than 75% of the U.S. News & World Report “Honor Roll” Hospitals. Safecor Health has a track record of quality and for delivering significant cost savings to hospitals and health systems. Operating out of two state-of-the-art packaging centers, the Safecor Health team has expertise in pharmaceutical packaging, pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain, and health care information technology. For more information, please visit