Albertsons announced Wednesday it has acquired MedCart Specialty Pharmacy, a URAC-accredited, pharmaceutical and health care provider of customized specialty care services and medication management for patients and physicians dealing with complex diseases. "MedCart Specialty Pharmacy has built an exemplary operation which complements our patient centered care strategy and pharmacy services growth plan," said Mark Panzer, senior vice president, Albertsons Companies, Pharmacy Health and Wellness. "Their team has done a tremendous job establishing a service culture that focuses on the patient." MedCart will continue to operate as it did before, working as a new business unit under Albertsons' pharmacy team structure. "We're excited to join the Albertsons Companies team," said Eddie Abueida, co-founder and vice president, Specialty Operations, MedCart Specialty Pharmacy. "Our business principles and goals complement one another, which benefit everyone involved in the partnership—most importantly our patients." MedCart provides its specialty prescription services and medications from two facilities in Michigan: one specialty pharmacy operations center and one local pharmacy.