02/01/2016 - 12:20pm

NCPA also provided feedback on expanding prediabetes education and a study on medication synchronization programs. 

01/29/2016 - 12:29pm
The drug had previously received two breakthrough therapy designations from the FDA to treat chronic HCV GT1 infection in end-stage renal disease patients on hemodialysis, as well as for the treatment of chronic HCV GT4 infection. 
 
01/29/2016 - 10:16am

They're the kind of blood pressure monitors everyone envisioned when telemedicine was first talked about - easy-to-use, wireless, health app friendly and designed such that they not only help boost home testing of blood pressure, but also medication compliance with an added medication reminder and tracking function.

01/28/2016 - 12:22pm

The advance opens doors to wearable devices that alert users to health problems such as fatigue, dehydration and dangerously high body temperatures.

01/28/2016 - 11:34am

Diplomat’s new app is aimed at making care management easier for caregivers and patients with complex illnesses. 

01/27/2016 - 3:50pm

The Task Force found that patients who were identified through depression screening and went on to be treated — with antidepressant medication, psychotherapy or both — showed improvement in depression symptoms.

01/27/2016 - 2:28pm

The drug will be available in 30-mg delayed release disintegrating tablets, as well as 30- and 60-mg delayed release capsules. 

01/27/2016 - 2:18pm

HealthInvestor is reporting that, due to Engand’s National Health Service’s plans to cut the number of pharmacies, anywhere between 1,000 and 2,000 pharmacies might be forced to close. The NHS is the source of 90% of pharmacies’ income, the report noted. (HealthInvestor)

01/27/2016 - 12:59pm

Examples of healthcare innovation today include J&J's work with Wakefern, which focuses on delivering value to the diabetes patient.